Explain the following statement giving reason.
It is essential to study the history of technology.
It is essential to study the history of technology due to the following reasons –
• It helps in understanding the changes that happened in the field of agricultural production, commodity production, architecture, engineering, etc.
• The development in technology and science promoted the Mechanisation of production.
• To understand the development happened in the mechanisation.
• To understand the relation between science and technology.
• The knowledge of technology is important to come up with scientific discoveries.
• To understand the discoveries happened from Stone Age to the modern world, the knowledge of history is important.