What Were Chopping Tools Used For?

Answer Chopping tools have existed for almost as long as mankind and much longer than recorded human history. According to the British Museum, the earliest date back 2.4 million years ago. Early humans an... Read More »

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What types of tools were used with traditional horse hair plaster over wood lathe How does one use these tools to make perfectly smooth walls?

Answer I would assume a simple, but long wooden trowel similar to a mortar trowel, perhaps with some upturned skids at the end so overlapping strokes do not make unwanted marks in the plaster. I ... Read More »

What tools were used to discover galaxies?

Astronomers first explored the idea that galaxies exist through visual observation of stars with the human eye. Astronomers used basic and then more sophisticated telescopes and spectroscopes to pr... Read More »

How were tools used in ancient egypt?

The ancient Egyptians created one of the most powerful civilizations and some of the most enduring artifacts in human history. Remarkably, they did so using tools and devices little different from ... Read More »

How were tools used in ancient Mesopotamia?

A variety of tools were used in Mesopotamia for anything from creating textiles to farming to writing. Ancient Mesopotamians created tools out of wood, metals, fabrics and even reeds to suit their ... Read More »