Which one is the ancient clock?

Who kept time first?

The measurement of time began with the invention of sundials in ancient Egypt some time prior to 1500 B.C. However, the time the Egyptians measured was not the same as the time today’s clocks measure. For the Egyptians, and indeed for a further three millennia, the basic unit of time was the period of daylight.

When was the 1st clock made?

The first mechanical clocks were invented in Europe around the start of the 14th century and were the standard timekeeping device until the pendulum clock was invented in 1656.

Which clock was not used in ancient time?

Answer: Digital clock (or quartz clock) was not used in ancient time.

IT IS AMAZING:  How do you know that the Earth rotates counter clockwise?