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The Stone Age was a broad prehistoric period during which stone was widely used to make implements with an edge, a point, or a percussion surface.

Stone Age - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Jul 18, 2014 ... The term “Stone Age” was coined in the late 19th century CE by the Danish scholar Christian J. Thomsen, who came up with a framework for ...

Stone Age For Kids | Stone Age Facts | DK Find Out

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The Stone Age was a time in history when early humans used tools and weapons made out of stone. It lasted from when the first stone tools were made by our ...

The Stone Age - World History International

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The Stone Age is usually divided into three separate periods--Paleolithic Period, Mesolithic Period, and Neolithic Period--based on the degree of sophistication ...

Stone Age | anthropology | Britannica.com

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Jun 22, 2016 ... Stone Age, prehistoric cultural stage, or level of human development, characterized by the creation and use of stone tools. The Stone Age ...

Early Stone Age Tools | The Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins ...

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The earliest stone toolmaking developed by at least 2.6 million years ago. The Early Stone Age includes the most basic stone toolkits made by early humans.

The Stone Age - Boundless

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Learn more about the stone age in the Boundless open textbook.

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Sep 12, 2013 ... http://www.tomrichey.net An introduction to the Stone Age for World History students, comparing and contrasting the Paleolithic, Mesolithic, and ...

The Old Stone Age (Paleolithic Era) - Penfield Central School District

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The Old Stone Age (Paleolithic Era) -from the beginning of human existence until around 12,000 years ago. Why do we call this time in history the Stone Age?

The Stone Age: Period & Overview - Video & Lesson Transcript ...

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Most of humanity's past is shrouded in mystery, but we've learned a great deal about prehistory. Learn about the Stone Age and how humans advanced...

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The Stone Age refers to a period of time in human prehistory, all the way back from the first primate toolmaking (Homo habilis), more than 2.6 million years ago to about 3500 BC, when metallurgy in the form of smelting copper ore was developed.
The Stone Age is usually divided into three separate periods--Paleolithic Period, Mesolithic Period, and Neolithic Period--based on the degree of sophistication in the fashioning and use of tools.