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

  • 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 there was no illness to treat
  • because they thought treatment was pointless and they should concerntrate on prevention instead
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2. What disease was the main killer in the 19th century?

  • the Black Death
  • Miasma
  • Cholera
  • Dehydration

3. Why was there less belief in the church during the Renaissance?

  • the church no longer had any control of medical training as it lost a lot of power
  • because Galen was proved wrong people thought the churches were lying to them and they felt cheated
  • there were no more priests
  • all churches were burnt down

4. 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
  • blood circulates in different directions around the body to get to all of the vital organs
  • he had a twin brother
  • blood was consumed by organs of the body and blood was made by the liver

5. Watson and Crick discovered DNA. How?

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


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