This essay Albert Einstein. has a total of 432 words and 2 pages.
Albert Einstein was born on March 14 1879 in the kingdom of Wurttemberg in German empire. Albert Einstein was considered a non-observant Jew so Albert attended a catholic elementary school from the age of 5 to 8 years old. Then he was transferred to Luitpold Gymnasium, where he received an advanced primary and secondary school education until he left Germany seven years later. Albert Einstein had parents that were in business. In 1894, Hermann and Jakob Einstein Company lost a large bid to supply the city of Munich with electrical lighting because they lacked the capital to convert their equipment. The loss really affected the Munich factory and force it to be for sale. In search of business the Einstein family moved to Italy. First to Milan then a few months later then went to Pavia. But Albert Einstein stayed in Munich to finish his studies at the gymnasium. But his father intended for him to pursue electrical engineering, but Einstein got in trouble with the authorities. Then resented the school's Rigimen and teaching method. Then later Albert Einstein wrote that the spirit of learning and creative thought that was lost in strict rote learning. On December 1894, Albert Einstein traveled to Italy to join his family in Pavia. But Einstein had to convince the school to let him go by using a doctor's note. Albert Einstein wasn't considered to be a normal kid, he was an unbelievably smart by his Jewish parents. His parent were to be very strict on Albert Einstein growing up on his academics. Albert Einstein studied physics diligently during the summer of 1895 in preparation from the Zurich Polytechnic. But he failed the necessary exams for admission. With the suggestion from his principle. At the near beginning of Albert Einstein career. Einstein thought that the Newtonian Mechanics was no longer enough to be reconcile the laws of classical Mechanics with the laws of the electromagnetic field. This also led Albert Einstein to deployment of the special theory of relativity. The principle of relativity could also be extended to gravitational fields. In 1917, Albert Einstein applied the general theory of relativity to model the large scale structure of the universe. He also investigated the thermal properties of light which laid the foundation of the photon theory of light. Albert Einstein visited the United States when Adolf Hitler came to power in 1933. With Einstein being Jewish, for Albert Einstein there was no going back to Germany because of the holocaust. So he settled in the United States and became an American citizen in 1940.