Ancient Greek Medicine

quiz on ancient greek medicine

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Was Hippocrates born in

Germany
Greece
France
italy

What are the four elements that the Four Humors are connected to?

 
Land, Air, Fire, Sun
Grass, Wind, Fire, Water
Earth, Air, Heat, Wind
earth, air, water, fire

Why were snakes put on people while they slept in the abaton?

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To scare the person out of whatever he/she had
To relax the person
To heal the person
to bite them

What were the heated cups used for?

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To bring blood to surface
To burn patient
To make blood go farther into the patient
to sooth patient

Did Hippocrates believe illnesses were caused by

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The angry gods
The dead sacrificed animals
Natural causes
Other humans

What did Hippocrates believe doctors should be?

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Harsh and firm
Rude
Polite and cheerful
none of the above

What did people bathe in, in terms of keeping clean?

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The big baths
Showers
The sea
they didnt bathe

Where did Greeks learn about medicine?

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The Romans
The Egyptians
The Cavemen
they didnt know about previous medicine

True or false: Greeks came up with the Olympics?

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True
False
Not sure

What happened when the Four Humors were not in balance?

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You died
You lost a limb
You got sick
nothing

Did the Greeks perform surgery?

 
Yes
No
Unsure
sometimes, not often

Was Hippocrates a man or a woman?

 
Man
Woman
Not sure
goat

Why were only the rich allowed to go by the programme of health?

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They had to pay
They were thought to have time to
They were thought to be most important
everyone was allowed to

Which god did people prey to at the temple when they were ill?

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Medusa
Zeus
Asclepius
neptune

which one of these methods is false for treatment

 
treat, observe, pray, eat
sleep, wash, treat, pray
pray
observe, sacrifice, wash, pray, sleep