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2. What was Pare's discovery?

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

3. Who was the founder of the four humours?

  • Pare
  • Hippocrates
  • Galen
  • Harvey

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

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

5. What would it mean if a humour was out of balance?

  • That person had small pox
  • A person would be ill, or contain a disease
  • That person would have to have a blood transfusion

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