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1. Why were there no treatments in the middle ages?

  • because there was no illness to treat
  • because people thought God would cure them instead
  • because the Romans wrote down all of their knowledge of treatment in books but no one could read
  • because they thought treatment was pointless and they should concerntrate on prevention instead
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2. Who wrote ' the report into the sanitary conditions of the labouring population of Great Britain'?

  • Joesph Bazalgette
  • Edward Jenner
  • Edwin Chadwick
  • John Snow

3. What important discovery did physiologist William Harvey make?

  • that blood cirulates one way around the body pumped by the heart and there is a fixed amount of it
  • he had a twin brother
  • blood was consumed by organs of the body and blood was made by the liver
  • blood circulates in different directions around the body to get to all of the vital organs

4. who came up with 'The Theory of the four humours'?

  • William Harvey
  • Andreas Vesalius
  • Hippocrates
  • Galen

5. What did Paul Ehrlich discover?

  • inoculation
  • blood transfusions
  • the drug Salvarsan 606 and the first magic bullet
  • penicillin


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