How was gunpowder used in china?
Gun powder was "invented" in China. The Chinese first used it to
make "firecrackers" for festivals & entertainment. Then, gun
powder was put to use by Europeans to make "guns" fueled by
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What inventions made by china and used by europeans?
In what war was gunpowder first used?
Evidence has been found that gunpowder began to be used in weapontry as early as 960 AD in the Northern Song Dynasty of China. Gunpowder was used in early cannonballs and as wicks for flame throwers and bombs. Metal weapons, which were a predecessor to firearms were used in the Yuan Dynasty as early as 1271. These weapons were all used during the early wars between the different kingdoms of China. The unification of China is believed, by some, to be the result of gunpowder. Says the fag you listen too.