Try Doddle History: History of Medicine

Free quiz on Renaissance Treatments and the Plague

This KS4 quiz covers medical treatment and prevention of disease from 1500–1700, including the influence of Paré, Paracelsus and Sydenham, the role of hospitals and pest houses, and how people dealt with the Great Plague outbreak in London in 1665.

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What's in Doddle History?



  • Development of Church, state and society in Medieval Britain 1066–1509
  • Development of Church, state and society in Britain 1509–1745
  • Ideas, political power, industry and empire: Britain 1745–1901
  • Challenges for Britain, Europe and the wider world 1901–present day


  • History of Medicine
  • Elizabethan England
  • The American West c1835–1895
  • Weimar and Nazi Germany
  • USA 1919–1974
  • The Cold War
  • 20th Century International Relations
  • KS3 National Curriculum
  • AQA GCSE History 2016
  • Edexcel GCSE History 2016
  • Eduqas GCSE History 2016
  • OCR A and B GCSE History 2016
  • Teaching presentations
  • Homework quizzes
  • Interactive revision activities
  • Animations
  • Printable worksheets