What are the Bronze and Iron Ages?

The Stone Age, the Bronze Age, and the Iron Age are called the three-age system. But looking back through time, each ancient civilization went though a Stone Age (stone tools and weapons), then a Bronze Age (bronze tools and weapons), then an Iron Age (iron tools and weapons).

What was bronze used for in the Iron Age?

The Bronze Age spanned from 3,300 to 1,200 BCE and is characterized by the use of copper and its alloy bronze as the chief hard materials in the manufacturing of implements and weapons. This period ended with further advancements in metallurgy , such as the ability to smelt iron ore.

When was the stone Bronze and Iron Age?

The Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages were a long, long time ago. The Stone Age in Britain was when humans first properly settled in Britain and was nearly 1 million years ago. The Bronze Age followed the Stone Age and began around 4000 years ago. The Iron Age followed the Bronze Age and began around 3000 years ago.

Who first lived in Indonesia?

Austronesian people, who form the majority of the modern population, are thought to have originally been from Taiwan and arrived in Indonesia around 2000 BCE. From the 7th century CE, the powerful Srivijaya naval kingdom flourished bringing Hindu and Buddhist influences with it.

What follows the Iron Age?

Bronze Age
Bronze Age The period of time characterised by an increase in bronze working, covering the period 2600-700BC in the UK. The Bronze Age follows on from the Neolithic period and is followed by the Iron Age.

Why was the Bronze Age important?

The Bronze Age marked the first time humans started to work with metal. Bronze tools and weapons soon replaced earlier stone versions. Humans made many technological advances during the Bronze Age, including the first writing systems and the invention of the wheel.

Why was it called the Bronze Age?

Bronze is made when tin is combined with copper. After its development, bronze became very popular for making weapons and tools. The Bronze Age refers to a time when bronze was the primary metal used to create tools and weapons. It occurred between the Stone Age and the Iron Age.

What age was after the Bronze Age?

the Iron Age
The Bronze Age follows on from the Neolithic period and is followed by the Iron Age. The period of time characterised by an increase in iron working, and the appearance of monuments such as hillforts. The Iron Age of England covers the period 800BC-AD43, ending on the arrival of the Roman armies.

Who established Indonesia?

An early 18th century Dutch map from a time when only the north coastal ports of Java were well known to the Dutch. Independence Period: On August 17, 1945, Sukarno and Mohammad Hatta proclaimed the independent Republic of Indonesia with Sukarno as president and Hatta as vice president.