What Einstein Never Knew

This is a program that was shown on Nova. You may answer the questions during the viewing or afterwards. This handout is due the day after the viewing.


1). What did Einstein spend most of his life trying to develop?






2). What dilemma is physics possibly facing?






3). Again as before, list the four known forces.






4). What does the weak nuclear force do?






5). What does the strong nuclear force do?






6). What is the goal of a unified theory?






7). Which two forces have been linked together?






8). How were the W and Z particles discovered?






9). What are two of the three predictions of the Grand Unified theories that can be measured?






10). What does String Theory say about what makes up particles?