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Stone Age Quiz Answers


It's time to check how well you've done! You'll find the correct answers highlighted in green below.


Question 1


Here we go, with the first question: What is the Latin name for the middle stone age? Your options are:


A) Neolithic

B) Palaeolithic

C) Mesolithic


Question 2


What was the most popular type of animal to hunt in the Stone Age? Your options are:


A) Woolly Mammoths

B) Sabre Toothed Tigers

C) Fish

D) Bison


Question 3


When was the bow and arrow most likely invented? Your options are?


A) 12,000 years ago

B) 20,000 years ago

C) 50,000 years ago


Question 4


Which is the oldest Stone Age prehistoric site? Your options are:


A) The prehistoric village 'Skara Brae'

B) The iconic site 'Stone Henge'

C) The prehistoric mine 'Grimes Graves'


Question 5


Which of the following ingredients would Stone Age people use to make paint? Choose all the options you think are correct.


A) Rocks

B) Charcoal

C) Animal Blood

D) Spit

E) Animal Fat


Question 6


What were the first necklaces made from? Your options are:


A) Eggs

B) Other people's ears

C) Shells

D) Rocks


Question 7


What was the first human species called? Your options are:


A) Homo Sapiens

B) Homo Habilis

C) Homo Erectus

D) Homo Neanderthalensis


Question 8


What is 'Cordage'? Your options are:


A) A type of porridge

B) A Type of rope

C) A type of spear


Question 9


How long were the longest Woolly Mammoth tusks ever found? Your options are:


A) 12 feet long

B) 16 feet long

C) 20 feel long


Question 10


Were there any dinosaurs in the Stone Age? Your options are:


A) Yes

B) No


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