. List three ways in which hunter-gatherers used fire
Would you use fire for any of these purposes today?
- The fire was utilized as a source of light, to cook meat, and to scare away animals by hunter-gatherers.
- Hunter-gatherers were prehistoric nomadic groups who moved from Africa to Asia, Europe, and beyond, harnessing the use of fire, developing a comprehensive knowledge of plant life, and refining technology for hunting and domestic uses.
Hunter-gatherers used fire for purposes like:
- A source of light
- A resource for cooking meat
- A way to scare away wild animals
Nowadays we use fire for:
- To keep ourselves warm