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Row farming

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For thousands of years farmers would scatter seeds on the ground randomly. The Chinese came up with the idea of planting crops in rows. An invention that goes hand in hand with row farming is another Chinese marvel, the seed drill. Both inventions make the farmer's job easier and have changed the way the world farms!

  1. 1. What else did the Chinese invent?
    1. a. The pick-axe
    2. b. The seed drill
    3. c. The shovel
  2. 2. How did the Chinese start planting?
    1. a. Randomly
    2. b. In rows
    3. c. In circles
  3. 3. How did farmers used to scatter seeds?
    1. a. In designs
    2. b. Randomly
    3. c. In circles