An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

When did George Washington make a personal inspection of Philadelphia? (from Chapter Nine: A Delicate Situation)

2.

How much did a jury award Dr. Rush including court costs when he sued Cobbett for libel? (from Chapter Ten: Improvements and the Public Gratitude)

3.

Where did Jones and Allen discover a house where the mother was dead, the father was dying, and the children were huddled together, frightened and hungry? (from Chapter Five: It Was Our Duty)

4.

When was it first considered that mosquitoes might cause yellow fever? (from Chapter Eleven: A Modern-Day Time Bomb)

5.

When did Dr. Rush hire a horse-drawn carriage and begin visiting patients after his bout with yellow fever? (from Chapter Six: The Prince of Bleeders)

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