How much medical progress was made during medieval Britain?

An overview of medicine in the medieval period, identifying aspects of progress and stagnation. Followed by an analysis of the factors responsible for the limited progress made.

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Q1.What was the main symptom of the Black Death?

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Q2.Which of the following was NOT a belief medieval people had about what caused the Black Death?

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Q3.Occasionally, people survived which of the following Black Death treatments?

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Q4.Local authorities introduced new quarantine laws to try to stop people from moving around too much. People new to an area had to stay away from everybody else for...

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Q5.It is estimated that ??? of the population of England died.

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Q1.What was the main symptom of the Black Death?

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Q2.Which of the following was NOT a belief medieval people had about what caused the Black Death?

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Q3.Occasionally, people survived which of the following Black Death treatments?

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Q4.Local authorities introduced new quarantine laws to try to stop people from moving around too much. People new to an area had to stay away from everybody else for...

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Q5.It is estimated that ??? of the population of England died.

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How much medical progress was made during medieval Britain?

End of lesson quiz for Lesson 6 - Medicine Through Time

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Q1.Which word best describes the amount of progress made in medicine in medieval Britain?

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Q2.Which of the following shows there was some medical progress in medieval Britain?

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Q3.What did Roger Bacon and Henri de Mondeville have in common?

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Q4.Which new invention at the end of the medieval period had a limited impact on medicine at the time?

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Q5.Which factor limited medical progress in the medieval period the most?

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How much medical progress was made during medieval Britain?

End of lesson quiz for Lesson 6 - Medicine Through Time

Question 1

Question 2

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Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which word best describes the amount of progress made in medicine in medieval Britain?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following shows there was some medical progress in medieval Britain?

2/5

Q3.What did Roger Bacon and Henri de Mondeville have in common?

3/5

Q4.Which new invention at the end of the medieval period had a limited impact on medicine at the time?

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Q5.Which factor limited medical progress in the medieval period the most?

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