Shailesh Chaudhary Asked a Question
September 1, 2020 6:12 pmpts 30 pts
#12. This hydrocarbon product was first used for its natural adhesive and waterproofing characteristics, but it was also used as a medicine. It was Used to bind building materials together, as well as to line the bottoms of ships. Ancient civilizations traded the material. Herodotus, a fifth-century BC Greek historian, claimed that the walls of ancient Babylon contained it. Name the material. (+4 marks, -1/4 negative mark)
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  • Sajan sarthak sahoo Best Answer
    Bitumen, also known as asphalt in the United States, is a substance that forms through the distillation of crude oil. It has waterproofing and adhesive properties. Bitumen producti...
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  • Rahul pandey thankyou
    Answer: Bitumen Bitumen is a hydrocarbon product generally for industry use. Bitumen was first used for its natural adhesive and waterproofing characteristics, but it was also use...
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