History Medicine Through Time Quiz

*Medicine through time, gcse, aqa

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1. What was the channel theory based on and what time period was it from?

  • The River Congo; renaissance
  • The river Nile; Ancient Rome
  • The river Nile; Ancient Egypt
  • The River Colorado; Medieval
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2. Who created the NHS?

  • Anuerin Bevan
  • Sir William Beveridge
  • Joseph Bazalgette
  • Edwin Chadwick

3. How did William Harvey prove that the heart was a pump?

  • Plenty of practice and knowledge as an army surgeon
  • He stole dead bodies and dissected on them
  • Dissected live cold-blooded animals whose hearts beat slowly so he could see the movement of each muscle in the heart
  • He used Hippocrates written knowledge as a guide

4. Which city became the centre of all medical knowledge under the Greeks and Romans?

  • Calarini
  • Alexandria
  • Epidaurus
  • Vesalisina

5. What were the three main problems in surgery?

  • Death, blood, infection
  • Infection, death, pain
  • Pain, blood, Infection
  • Pain, bleeding, disease


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