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Based on Mrs. Driscoll's class

Quiz yourself by thinking what should be in each of the black spaces below before clicking on it to display the answer.
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Marie Curie   Isolated radium in 1910  
Gregory Mendel   Established the patterns of heredity  
Edward Jenner   Developed a vaccine for smallpox 1796  
William Harvey   Described the circulation of blood to and from the heart  
Romans   Began public health and sanitation systems  
Discovered x-rays in 1895   William Roengten  
The father of medicine   Hippocrates  
Discovered pencil in 1928   Sir Alexander Flemming  
Artist who used dissection to draw the human body   Leonardo Da Vinci / Michael Angelo  
Emphasis was placed on saving the soul and use of medicine was prohibited.   Dark Ages  
Clara Barton   Founded the American Red Cross in 1881  
Egyptians   Earliest people known to maintain accurate health results  
Louis Pasteur   Pasteurized milk / "germ theory".  
Used acupuncture to relieve pain and congestion   Chinese  
Developed the culture plate to identify pathogens   Robert Koch  
Florence Nightintale   Founder of modern nursing  
Began using disinfectants and antiseptics during surgery   Joseph Lister  
Gabriel Farenheit   Created first mercury thermometer  
Developed polio vaccine in 1952   Jonas Salk  
Rhazes   Arab physician who began the use of animal gut for suture material.  
Oncogene   Gene from the DNA that shows a cancer disease.  
(Dark Ages) What was the cause of illness?   Demons / supernatural spirits / punishments from the gods.  
(Dark Ages) What was their method of cure?   Prayer / divine intervention  


   






 
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