GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

GK

GENERAL SCIENCE

Question [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Galen, a ancient scientist whose works became medical text books about the human body, studied in
A
Rome
B
Greece
C
Turkey
D
Egypt
Explanation: 

Detailed explanation-1: -From Smyrna, Galen traveled to Corinth in mainland Greece, to study natural science, and medicine under the Greek physician Num├ęsian, and finally to Alexandria, Egypt where he studied anatomy for perhaps as long as five years.

Detailed explanation-2: -Galen was the first physician to use the pulse as a sign of illness. Some representative study areas included embryology, neurology, myology, respiration, reproductive medicine, and urology. He improved the science and use of drugs in therapeutics.

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