Tool FAQs:


Q: Is a tool any physical item that can be used to achieve a goal?

A: Yes, and especially if the item is not consumed in the process.

Q: Are tools basically multiple tools in one device/tool?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools technology?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools also often used to substitute for many mechanical apparatuses?

A: Yes, and especially in older mechanical devices.

Q: Were tools specifically made to catch the eye of many different craftsman who traveled to do their work?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a tool used for its unintended purpose such as a mechanic using a long screw driver to separate a cars control arm from a ball joint instead of using a tuning fork?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools the most important items that the ancient humans used to climb to the top of the food chain?

A: Yes, by inventing tools, they were able to accomplish tasks that human bodies could not, such as using a spear or bow and arrow to kill prey, since their teeth were not sharp enough to pierce many animals' skins.

Q: Is a tool a hand tool that incorporates several tools into a single, portable device?

A: Yes, the Swiss army knife represents one of the earliest examples.

Q: Are tools considered to be that we are the only species that uses tools to make other tools?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools intentionally designed for it and even fewer work as well as the original?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools not widely known?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools used extensively by both humans and wild chimpanzees?

A: Yes, and it is widely assumed that the first routine use of tools took place prior to the divergence between the two species.

Q: Were tools revolutionary because they were one tool or one device that could do several different things?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools an important step in the evolution of mankind?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools recognized as culturally and historically relevant?

A: Yes.

Q: Are tools solved with the overtaking of multi-use tools?

A: Yes.