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What type of center did Alexandria become shortly after its founding? science and learning
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What two things attracted scholars from all over the world?museum and library
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What were scholars eager to do there? learn and teach
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What did Hippocrates remove from the treatment of disease? magic
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Who advanced medicine by trying to discover the causes of diseases? Hippocrates
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Who lived in the island of Cos during the 5th century B.C.Hippocrates
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What of the Hippocrates' do we still use today?Hippocratic oath
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The Greeks thought that __________ a body was wicked, so they only observed the surface.dissecting
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The Egyptians believed that is was necessary to dissect a body for_______________________.mummification
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The most famous Alexandrian anatomist is?Herophilus
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The brain, tendons and nerves, arteries and veins, and the eye are all specialties of who?Herophilus
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Two effective ancient remedies were; the juice of ________ _________ and unwashed sheep's wool.wild poppy
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The tonsils should be scratched with a finger and drawn out. If they can't be drawn out, they should be gripped with a hook and cut out with a scalpel. The hollow should be swilledtonsillectomies
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True or False: Making incisions is an ancient procedure still used today?True
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Greek doctors insisted on high standards of cleanliness to reduce ___________.infection
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In what field did the Romans make vast improvements? sanitation
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Who organized a medical service for their soldiers?Romans
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About _____ years ago standards set by Alexandrian doctors were finally improved upon by western Europe.150
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Euclid studied___________.geometry
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Astronomy was developed in ancient Egypt and ______________. Babylonia
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In the 1500s, who rediscovered the observations made by the alexandrians? Copernicus
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The position of the sun, moon, and planets affected or represented events on the earth and by observing this, earthly happenings could be forecasted. What has just been described? Chaldeans'
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Hipparcus and _____________ are two famous Alexadrian astrologers who believed in the Pseudo- science of Chaldean'.Ptolemy
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3 of Hero's engineering devices were the first recorded water clock, the first _______ ________, and the hollow altar.Steam Turbine
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Eight devices widely used in the Mediterranean world from the third century are: gears,__________, pulleys, pumps, screws,siphons, springs, and valves. levers
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The ______________ and the Romans did not take advantage of their scientific discoveries because, they felt no need for powerful machines, they regarded trade as less dignified thaAlexandrians
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The Museums were also famous for the field of study in ______________,mathmatics
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Eratosthenes studied_____________.astology
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Alexandrians came up with the idea that the earth was round, circled the sun, and ___________.rotated on its axis
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What did the Chaldeans discover?astronomy
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