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

  • Hippocrates
  • Galen
  • William Harvey
  • Andreas Vesalius

3. Why were Galen's theories supported so highly?

  • because he was Greek
  • because his ideas fitted in with the churches beliefs
  • because he had loads of friends
  • because his theories made sense and were realistic

4. Who wrote ' the report into the sanitary conditions of the labouring population of Great Britain'?

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

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

  • because the Romans wrote down all of their knowledge of treatment in books but no one could read
  • because people thought God would cure them instead
  • because they thought treatment was pointless and they should concerntrate on prevention instead
  • because there was no illness to treat

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