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2. Robert Koch made a discovery. What was it?

  • Four humours
  • Putting certain stains on bacteria enabled him to track them and see what disease they caused.
  • Blood transfusions

3. Who were the first to record on papyrus?

  • Egyptians
  • Greeks
  • Romans

4. How did Vesalius prove Galen wrong?

  • Staining bacteria
  • By stealing bodies, taking them apart, boiling them and putting them back together.
  • Dissecting animals

5. What did Galen discover?

  • The brain controlled the body, not the heart
  • Surgical tools to carry out operations
  • Microscopes

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