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The cause of disease 1600-1900

Question 1 of 16

1

What did Leeunwenhoek discover?

Select one of the following:

  • Molecules

  • Animacules

  • Parasites

Explanation

Question 2 of 16

1

In 1600-1700 doctors believed what 3 things could cause disease?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Unclean houses

  • Miasma

  • An imbalance of humours

  • Bacteria

  • Supernatural beliefs

Explanation

Question 3 of 16

1

What industry did Pasteur work for?

Select one of the following:

  • The cleaning industry

  • The farming industry

  • The brewing industry

Explanation

Question 4 of 16

1

What does he find growing on the liquids?

Select one of the following:

  • Fungi

  • Bacteria

  • Animacules

Explanation

Question 5 of 16

1

What helped him to discover this?

Select one of the following:

  • More powerful microscopes

  • A team of scientists

  • Working in the brewing industry

Explanation

Question 6 of 16

1

He discovered ..... the liquids killed the ..... ?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Burning

  • Freezing

  • Boiling

  • Disease

  • Bacteria

  • Animacules

Explanation

Question 7 of 16

1

He called this process ..... in ..... ?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Boiling

  • Pasturisation

  • Pasturising

  • 1840

  • 1845

  • 1850

Explanation

Question 8 of 16

1

In 1861 Pasteur came up with the ..... ?

Select one of the following:

  • Vaccination

  • Germ Theory

  • Cure

Explanation

Question 9 of 16

1

Pasteur proves that ..... happens because of bacteria in the air.

Select one of the following:

  • Infection

  • Illness

  • Decay

  • Mould

Explanation

Question 10 of 16

1

He disproved the theory of what?

Select one of the following:

  • Opposites

  • Spontaneous Generation

  • The Four Humours

Explanation

Question 11 of 16

1

What is Spontaneous Generation?

Select one of the following:

  • The idea that bacteria was produced by rotting foods

  • The idea that illness was caused by invisible fumes

  • The idea that bacteria was produced by peoples smell

Explanation

Question 12 of 16

1

In 1875 Koch links disease with what? How does he find this?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Decay

  • Miasma

  • Bacteria

  • With Cholera in Sheep

  • With Anthrax in Sheep

  • With Anthrax in Chickens

Explanation

Question 13 of 16

1

In 1882 he identifies bacteria that causes what human disease?

Select one of the following:

  • Cholera

  • Tuberculosis (TB)

  • Anthrax

Explanation

Question 14 of 16

1

How does Koch find a way to study specific bacteria under a microscope?

Select one of the following:

  • Using new microscopes invented

  • Separating the different types of bacteria

  • Finding dyes to stain bacteria

Explanation

Question 15 of 16

1

In 1879 what does Pasteur accidentally discover?

Select one of the following:

  • A vaccination for TB in humans

  • A vaccination for Anthrax in sheep

  • A vaccination for Cholera in Chickens

Explanation

Question 16 of 16

1

He then went on to develop a vaccine for what?

Select one of the following:

  • Rabies

  • Cholera

  • Smallpox

Explanation