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What is another name for the Neolithic times

New Stone Age

1

What was the new stone they used

Porcellanite it was stronger than flint

2

What method did they use to build their houses

Wattle and daub

3

What was wattle and daub

Long branches weaved together and then a mixture of hay, muck, animal poo and water was smacked onto the walls

4

What was queen stone

It was used to grind grain into flour for bread

5

We're they hunter gatherers

Yes

6

What did they wear

They used sheep for wool and the wove and spun their clothes.
They died their clothes with berries

7

Where did porcellanite come from

Antrim and rathlin island

8

Did they trade there tools and weapons

They did trade them for other types of tools and weapons

9

Did they believe in the after life

Yes

10

What were the names of the burial tombs

Dolmens
Passage tombs
Court cairns

11

What did they start to do

Make poetry from clay
Farm and plant crops

12

Where did farming originally begin

Mosopoteria modern Iran and Iraq