What came first stone age or Ice Age?
Also asked, what came before the Stone Age?
The Paleolithic is the earliest period of the Stone Age. The early part of the Palaeolithic is called the Lower Palaeolithic, which predates Homo sapiens, beginning with Homo habilis (and related species) and with the earliest stone tools, dated to around 2.5 million years ago.
Beside above, what is the difference between the Old Stone Age and the New Stone Age? The Paleolithic Era (or Old Stone Age) is a period of prehistory from about 2.6 million years ago to around 10000 years ago. The Neolithic Era (or New Stone Age) began around 10,000 BC and ended between 4500 and 2000 BC in various parts of the world. Paleolithic humans lived a nomadic lifestyle in small groups.
Beside above, what came first dinosaurs or Ice Age?
There have been five or six major ice ages in the history of Earth over the past 3 billion years. Non-bird dinosaurs appeared between about 245 and 66 million years ago, during the Mesozoic Era. The most recent glacial period (ice age) began 34 million years ago (we are still in it).
What age was before the Middle Ages?
Middle Ages – Lasted from the 5th to the 15th century. It began with the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in 476 and is variously demarcated by historians as ending with the Fall of Constantinople in 1453, merging into the Renaissance and the Age of Discovery.