The Black Death

By Kailee Mabe and Logan McCarn

THE PLAGUE THAT KILLED MILLIONS

THE MYSTERY OF THE BLACK DEATH

No Europeans saw it coming. They were shocked that so many poeple died so quickly.

Facts About The Black Death

  • There are three different types of the plague.
  • It originated in Asia before coming to Europe.
  • It wiped out 75 million people, which is one-third of the world's population.
  • It was caused by the bacteria Yersinia Pestis.
  • It caused many poeple to have weakness, fever and chills along with many other symptoms.