Stonehenge is thought to be a primitive what?
Some scientists believe that Stonehenge is thought to be a primitive form of observatory. It could have been used to show the relationship between the stars and the planets. Others believe that it was warning to others not to come to that part of the island.
Stonehenge is one of the only surviving pieces of architecture from the prehistoric period Although there is no way to determine the definite purpose of Stonehenge what is thought to be the purpose?
What ability of early man are archaeological discoveries at Stonehenge and Easter Island remarkable examples of?
Monotremes are no longer regard as the primitive mammals they were once thought to be. Scientific thought now recognises their unique adaptations and specialised characteristics as highly advanced. However, they do have some primitive features, in particular, the fact that they lay eggs. Certain skeletal features are regarded as primitive, for example, the shoulder girdle and skull characteristics that placental mammals and marsupials do not have.
Is carving things an example of early mans abilities in archaeological discoveries at Stonehenge and Easter Island?
Primitive is an adjective meaning a very early and very simple form of something. it is often used to describe societies which are imagined to be early and simple in form, but is also appropriate when discussing the evolution of species (a primitive life form) or a technology (a primitive hammer). As a noun it means someone whose society is thought to be primitive, although we now realize that such assessments of other people's societies…
Stonehenge is probably one of the most recognisable monuments in the world. The 5000 year old henge monument became a World Heritage Site in 1986 and is managed by English Heritage. Despite years of research and study the reason behind the construction of Stonehenge remains a mystery. Stonehenge is also known as the 'Giant's Dance' and the stones thought to be erected by Devil, while in the C18th people believed scrapings from stones could heal…