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

  • Hippocrates
  • Galen
  • William Harvey
  • Andreas Vesalius

3. What important discovery did physiologist William Harvey make?

  • blood was consumed by organs of the body and blood was made by the liver
  • 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 circulates in different directions around the body to get to all of the vital organs

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

  • because there was no illness to treat
  • 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
  • because people thought God would cure them instead

5. Watson and Crick discovered DNA. How?

  • using x-rays, crystallography and electron microscopes
  • they used google
  • with a magnifying glass
  • just with their eyes


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