They called it the black death because the plague came from black rats that were infected with the black plague.
No, the first plague was the bubonic plague in Rome.ok that person erased my answer. no it was not, the bubonic plague is the same plague, only a different name.The black plague was not the first plague ever. Outbreaks of many diseases in large numbers are called plagues. The black plague is called that because lymph nodes became swollen and black (gangrenous).
Because the little black marks or pustules they got were called bubos
When people caught the Bubonic Plague, their skin turned black as they were dying.
The plague was known as 'The Black Death' because it caused black boils to form on people's bodies.
The answer is bubonic plaque
It is called the black plague because it was the worst of all the plagues.( 1 out of 3 people died)
The bubonic plague.
Black death or other name for that would be Bubonic Plague
The Bubonic Plague, or Black Plague/Black Death, is called that because the bacteria's toxin affects the Red Lymph Nodes, which are called Bubos, and causes them to swell. Hence, the Bubo-nic plague. Hope this helps.
They called it the Black Death because it sometimes turned your nose, fingers and toes black. Then they would mostly die. The bubonic plague was called the Black Death because of this.
yes it was. and this form of the plague affected the blood and caued the skin to turn black hence the reason they called it the BLACK DEATH