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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. How did Vesalius prove Galen wrong?

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

4. What was Pare's discovery?

  • Use of ointment (burning oil) to treat gun shot wounds. He also discovered ligature (silk thread)
  • Cow pox
  • Spontaneous generation

5. Who was the founder of the four humours?

  • Hippocrates
  • Harvey
  • Galen
  • Pare

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