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Why might the ninth-century historian's figure of 1,700 be questioned by modern historians?
Weegy: uring the 18th century superstition declined. In 1700 many people believed that scrofula (a form of tubercular infection) could be healed by a monarch's touch. (Scrofula was called the kings evil). [ Queen Anne (reigned 1702-1714) was the last British monarch to touch for scrofula. Despite the decline of superstition there were still many quacks in the 18th century. Limited medical knowledge meant many people were desperate for a cure. One of the most common treatments, for the wealthy, was bathing in or drinking spa water, which they believed could cure all kinds of illness. During the 18th century the mentally ill were not regarded as 'truly' human. It was thought that they did not have human feelings. They were therefore confined in chains. People paid to visit asylums and see the insane as if they were animals in a zoo. However in 1793 a doctor called Philippe Pinel argued that the insane should be released and treated humanely. As an experiment he was allowed to release some patients. The experiment worked and attitudes to the insane began to change. In 1792 a Frenchman named Dominique-Jean Larrey created the first ambulance service for wounded men. ] User: Why might the ninth-century historian's figure of 1,700 be questioned by modern historians? Historians were less accurate in the past than today. The text does not say where he got the figure. The historian was not one of the soldiers at the battle. The writer does not say that the figure is accurate. Weegy: Why might the ninth-century historian's figure of 1,700 be questioned by modern historians? answer: The text does not say where he got the figure (More)
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