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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. How much more did the committee spend than it had received in donations?

2. When did the fever reappear in Philadelphia?

3. Who wrote that Death was riding triumphant on a pale horse at the beginning of Chapter 8?

4. How many died from yellow fever on Saturday, October 12?

5. In the 1700s, what was often prescribed to break a slight fever?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Neighboring states began to fear the plague spreading from Philadelphia to their areas. Discuss how various areas and citizens reacted to the plague and the citizens of Philadelphia.

Essay Topic 2

Members of the College of Physicians had different recommendations for dealing with the fever. Compare and contrast how different members of the College of Physicians recommended dealing with the fever.

Essay Topic 3

Compare and contrast the treatments that various doctors used during the plague.

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