Did ideas about prevention and treatment change between 1500-1700?

In this lesson you will learn about how people in the years 1500-1700 attempted to treat and prevent disease. You will also consider the extent to which treatment changed since medieval Britain and whether or not methods of treatment and prevention improved.

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Q1.What word can we use when there is no progress/change?

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Q2.Which of the following was NOT a reason for the lack of change in the medieval period.

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Q3.Which period saw the most rapid change in the ideas about the causes of disease?

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Q4.Which factor was not significant in the understanding of the cause of disease in the industrial and modern period?

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Q5.Which factor prevented the acceptance of new ideas the most in the Renaissance and parts of the industrial period?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What word can we use when there is no progress/change?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following was NOT a reason for the lack of change in the medieval period.

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Q3.Which period saw the most rapid change in the ideas about the causes of disease?

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Q4.Which factor was not significant in the understanding of the cause of disease in the industrial and modern period?

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Q5.Which factor prevented the acceptance of new ideas the most in the Renaissance and parts of the industrial period?

5/5

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Did ideas about prevention and treatment change between 1500-1700?

End of lesson exit quiz for Lesson 5, Medicine through Time.

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Question 5

Q1.Pest houses catered for patients who were...

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Q2.What was 'transference'?

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Q3.Who discovered a remedy for scurvy which included orange juice?

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Q4.What became less fashionable because of the arrival of syphilis in England?

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Q5.Which of the following is the best piece of evidence to suggest that there was some medical progress during the Renaissance?

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Did ideas about prevention and treatment change between 1500-1700?

End of lesson exit quiz for Lesson 5, Medicine through Time.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Pest houses catered for patients who were...

1/5

Q2.What was 'transference'?

2/5

Q3.Who discovered a remedy for scurvy which included orange juice?

3/5

Q4.What became less fashionable because of the arrival of syphilis in England?

4/5

Q5.Which of the following is the best piece of evidence to suggest that there was some medical progress during the Renaissance?

5/5

Lesson summary: Did ideas about prevention and treatment change between 1500-1700?

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