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2. What prevented Snows theory from being widely accepted?

  • Snow not being a respected doctor within the royal society
  • The lack of scientific evidence Snow could provide
  • Germ Theory not being published
  • The church refusing to accept Snows theory

3. What was the name of the essay Snow published?

  • On the Mode of Communication of Cholera
  • The Broad Street Pump
  • Cholera consuming London
  • Could Cholera be caused by a clouds

4. What year did Cholera outbreak in London?

  • 1835
  • 1854
  • 1858
  • 1845

5. What case made Snow certain that it was the pump that caused Cholera?

  • The alcoholic who never drank the water so didn't catch Cholera.
  • The man who never drank from the Broad Street pump and didn't contract Cholera
  • The woman who preferred the taste of the water from Broad Street but lived far away.
  • The men who worked in factories so drank different water at work and brought home bottled water so did not drink from the pump

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