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The earliest hunters used simple wooden sticks sharpened into spears, and they then began using stone tips sometime between 500,000 and 300,000 years ago. Primitive stone tools were used to butcher animals approximately ...

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The earliest humans ate a diet similar to that of apes and chimpanzees, consisting mostly of fruit and leaves with occasional insects and meat. As humans developed tool use, meat became a much larger portion of the human...

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Common occupations during the early 20th century included blacksmith, factory worker and midwife. Female employees were becoming more common in factory work during the early 1900s, but midwifery was one of a handful of j...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

The earliest tools of cavemen, dating back millions of years, were made of bone, stone and wood. The handaxe was the first major tool developed by early humans, consisting simply of a sharpened stone held in the hand and...

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The Navajos used bows and arrows, spears, clubs, tomahawks, knives and sticks among their tools and weapons. Beyond these, they also used bolas and blowguns.

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The term “primitive weapon” has a variety of meanings, but it often refers to weapons such as slingshots, bows and spears, which were used by primitive cultures. Alternatively, the term is sometimes used to refer to prim...

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Although at least 20 types of rocks have been identified at the site, Stonehenge is made from two primary types of stone: sarsen sandstone and bluestone, with the stones forming the external wall of the circle in Stonehe...

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