Chapter 2 Class 6 History - Early Humans I

How was fire useful to the early humans?



Answer to be written in the exam:

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  • One of the greatest discoveries made by early humans was of fire.

  • It provided light and kept them warm.

  • Early humans kept a fire burning at the entrance of their caves to scare away while animals.

  • They also found that fire could be used to cook food.

  • Finally, the discovery of fire helped early humans develop new technologies.
    For example, they learned how to use fire to make pottery and tools out of metal.
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