How is technology important to ancient civilizations?
Can you give me reasons (and examples supporting the reasons)? Like how has technology contributed to civilizations like Sumer, Han, Ancient Egypt, Indus Valley? I know that technology has helped them solve problems, and helped ancient civilizations develop (like promoting trade and agriculture), but anything else? Thanks guys.
Asked By: Paris - 12/1/2012
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You just answered your own question. Maybe you better break it down on the benefits to "promoting trade and agriculture". What else is there? Technology was important back then for the same reason why it's important today. To make money, to make life easier, world influence (there's one you didn't mention. It just came... More
Answered By: McMike - 12/1/2012
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All of those civilizations invented writing, which allowed the storage & spread of ideas. They were also based around river valleys, meaning that boats and irrigation were important. So was animal domestication.
Answered By: Ambistoma - 12/1/2012
A major part of that time was warfare and it was the improving of working with meatals creating stonger and better class of swords and spears etc. Hman
Answered By: Hman - 12/1/2012
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