COVID-19 Pandemic Overview

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COVID-19 was first identified in an outbreak in the Chinese city of Beijing in December 2019.

False

The World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak a public health emergency of international concern on 30 January 2020, and ended this declaration on 5 May 2023.

False

COVID-19 symptoms commonly include fever, sore throat, and daytime cough.

False

COVID-19 vaccines were first deployed in various countries beginning in December 2021.

False

The pandemic led to a decrease in pollution, which was temporary and unprecedented.

True

Misinformation only circulated through social media, not mass media, during the pandemic.

False

All educational institutions and public areas remained fully operational during 2020 and 2021.

False

When did the Great Fire of London start?

Sunday 2 September

Why were large-scale demolitions critically delayed during the Great Fire of London?

The Lord Mayor, Sir Thomas Bloodworth, was indecisive.

What caused order in the streets to break down during the Great Fire of London?

Rumors of foreign spies

Why were the French and Dutch immigrant groups in London targeted during the Great Fire?

They were suspected enemies of England.

Which important structure was destroyed by the Great Fire of London?

St Paul's Cathedral

What event led to coordinated firefighting efforts during the Great Fire of London?

Spread of the fire to Whitehall

Learn about the global pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by SARS-CoV-2, from its origins in Wuhan to the World Health Organization declaring it a public health emergency. Understand the key events and impact of the pandemic.

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