Are the people today smarter then the ancient Egyptians and Romans?

I mean compared to what they had to work with to built the incredible things they did and who did 3000 BC ago did the egyptians learn how to make things like chairs and King TUT Mask?? How come we cant build pyramids or the roman aqueduct like they did in the old ancient times?

Asked By: Young black girls are a disease - 1/3/2010
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Consider Ancient Egypt. Among the first to use Bronze, and agricultural empire on a wide basis (as far back as 2400 BC and perhaps even to 3500 if recent finds pan out). Due to isolation it lasted independently until Persian Conquest in around 580 BC or so. The Egyptians pretty much ended with the technology they... More
Answered By: Nemo propheta in Patria - 1/3/2010
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I dont think so. I liked the way they lived without technology and all these things in the world that distract us from greater things.
Answered By: luna - 1/3/2010
The average "smartness" of humans is unchanged since about 40,000 years ago - although we have become better educated and have learned more... More
Answered By: gaylene B - 1/3/2010
No, I don't think people are any more intelligent. But over the centuries we have accumulated more knowledge, so we have more information available to us, and more technology etc.
Answered By: Louise C - 1/3/2010
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