The Black Death was also known as...
the 'Great Pestilence'
The Black Death spread from...
The Black Death spread from Asia and then through...
How did the Black Death spread in to Britain?
Because of trade
Where were the first cases of the plague in England identified?
Along the south coast
Why were the first cases of the plague in England identified along the south coast?
Because of the arrival of sailors
Between ___ and ___ of England's population were killed in the Black Death
1/3 and 1/2
True/False: As a result of the Black Death, in some places entire villages were wiped out
The Plague reoccurred repeatedly with more/less deaths in later centuries (after the Black Death)
The next large-scale outbreak of the plague after the Black Death was...
The Great Plague
When was the Black Death?
When was the Great Plague?
What was the Black Death?
The bubonic plague causes swellings in the...
armpit and groin
The bubonic plague causes sores...
all over the body
The bubonic plague causes high...
The bubonic plague causes what to the head?
The bubonic plague was spread by...
flies and rats
During the Black Death people showed what type of symptoms?
How did the Black Death show pneumonic symptoms?
It attacked the lungs and they filled with blood
How were the pneumonic symptoms of the Black Death spread?
By coughing and breathing germs
True/False: People thought that good smells caused the Black Death
False, people thought that bad smells or poisons in the air caused it
True/False: People thought that the Four Humours being out of balance caused the Black Death
True/False: People thought that the movement of stars and planets was of no relevance to the cause of the Black Death
False, people thought the movement of stars and planets caused the Black Death
People thought that the Black Death was God's...
punishment for sins
People thought that people of what religion caused the Black Death?
People tried to prevent the spread of the Black Death by purging and...
People tried to prevent the spread of the Black Death by what type of prayers?
True/False: People tried to prevent the spread of the Black Death by candle lighting
True/False: People thought that trying to prevent the spread of The Black Death by going on pilgrimages was a silly idea
False, people did this to try and prevent its spread