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  There are 16 quizzes and 160 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's trivia quiz: History of Medicine - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 160 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
A Tour of a Victorian Pharmacy

Take a trip through time to answer questions about the sights you might have seen in a Victorian era (1837-1901) British pharmacy. It was nothing like the modern experience of popping down to your local store for a prescription!
Average (10 qns)
Fifiona81
447 plays
2
A Medical Check-Up

Use this quiz to check up on your knowledge of medical history.
Average (10 qns)
FatherSteve
1239 plays
3
Medicine in Ancient Rome

In Rome and need a doctor? My doctor's surgery is now open. Step inside and see how we did it in the good old days. Oh... did I not mention it's 45 B.C.?
Average (10 qns)
Tizzabelle
1908 plays
4
Pavlov's Dogs

How much do you really know about the experiments Pavlov conducted on dogs in his landmark research which led to a 1904 Nobel prize?
Average (10 qns)
looney_tunes
2454 plays
5
Obscure Medical and Health Terms 2

Ten more obscure terms from the past, now no longer in use, relating to the world of health and medicine.
Tough (10 qns)
Creedy
348 plays
6
Obscure Medical and Health Terms

Ten obscure terms related to the world of health and medicine for you. Some of these are quite comical. Have fun!
Tough (10 qns)
Creedy
486 plays
7
Medicine in History

See how much you know about some of the famous (and not so famous) moments in medical history.
Difficult (10 qns)
bullymom
4479 plays
8
Medical History

Questions relating to the history of medicine.
Average (10 qns)
sardine
8343 plays
9
Magic Bullets and Other Medical Milestones

This is a quiz about important medical discoveries, breakthroughs, and major events. No technical knowledge required.
Average (10 qns)
daver852
537 plays
10
I'm Missing

Ten quizzes on that most essential of equipment for missing teeth - dentures, prosthetic devices and false teeth. Take a big bite and off we go.
Average (10 qns)
Creedy
444 plays
11
A History of Hysteria

My - humble - attempt to answer questions you didn't know you had about hysteria. Warning: clinical terms appear in the quiz, not to make you uncomfortable, but to accurately describe perceptions and treatments of hysteria in the past.
Difficult (10 qns)
amidabutsu
477 plays
12
Great Leaps in the Medical Practice

We all love to have our diseases cured and wounds healed... but how did doctors learn to do all that stuff?
Average (10 qns)
drowsteel
948 plays
13
Kill or Cure!

The 19th Century and the Victorian Era saw tremendous advances in medical discoveries and surgical practices. Within the course of 75 years, medicine and health care changed quite dramatically. Medicine was put on a true scientific footing.
Average (10 qns)
Englizzie
657 plays
14
Nineteenth Century Medical Theories

Ebenezer Entwhistle suffered many symptoms, and received much contradictory advice, during his life in the early nineteenth century USA. Can you identify which of the competing medical theories his friends and doctors believed in, based on their advice?
Tough (10 qns)
littlepup
252 plays
15
History of Medicine

This is a short quiz on some of the significant events in the History of Medicine. You must choose the date (but it's not that hard). You'll be surprised at some of the answers...
Difficult (10 qns)
googoodoll1020
3036 plays
16
Inventors of Medical Devices

This is a quiz about a few of the inventors of medical devices and equipment in the 19th and 20th centuries. Most have been improved and are still in use today. The incorrect choices are also inventors and their inventions are noted.
Difficult (10 qns)
YOMD39
2130 plays
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