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Most Important Technology Advancements

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Without these, we might still be rubbing sticks together in caves.

Rated 2 points - posted 8 years ago by kris in category Technology.
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Guns / Gunpowder Report Abuse
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Assembly Line Report Abuse
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Roads Report Abuse
You mean people didn’t have to wander aimlessly through deserts, forests, and jungles anymore?
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Airplane Report Abuse
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The Printing Press Report Abuse
Guttenberg’s great press allowed us to create hundreds and thousands of copies of information for the masses.
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The Compass Report Abuse
This was a way for travellers to learn how to get from point A to point B accurately.
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Rocket Report Abuse
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The Wheel Report Abuse
Imagine doing anything without a wheel; travel, building, gears and motors, etc.
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Iron / Steel Report Abuse
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Cartography (Map Making) Report Abuse
Finally, this was a way for everyone to understand what was where, and how to get somewhere else.
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Math Report Abuse
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Battery Report Abuse
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The Scale Report Abuse
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Weather Mapping Technology Report Abuse
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