History Paper 2 Knowledge quiz

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1. What was Laissez-Faire?

  • belief that the governments should not intervene
  • report Chadwick wrote about the conditions of the poor in 1842
  • a city which had 0 drains in it in 1842
  • the event which happened in 1858 when sewage cooked in heat
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2. When was the voluntary Public Health Act put in place?

  • 1845
  • 1842
  • 1848
  • 1847

3. Which disease caused an outbreak in 1831?

  • smallpox
  • typhus
  • cholera
  • scarlet fever

4. What was Chadwicks report called?

  • The Fabric of the Human Body
  • Sanitary Condition of the Labouring Population, 1842
  • Works on Surgery
  • London Labour and the London Poor, 1851

5. Which individual discovered cholera was waterborne?

  • John Snow
  • Joseph Bazelgette
  • Seebohm Rowntree
  • Octavia Hill

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