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The first civilization that invented the sailboat was the Sumerians.

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Where was the sailboat invented?

The sailboat was invented in Ancient Mesopotamia.

Who invented the wheel and the sailboat?

they were both invented by the sumerians

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What year was the sailboat invented?

500 b.c.

When was the sailboat invented?

by the ancient Romans and egyptians 3000 .b.c.

Why was the sailboat invented?

so the pimps could have there hoes delivered

When was a sailboat invented?

it was invented by the sumerians in 3,500 B.C it was made for easy water transportation, fishing, and trade.

Who is the first person to create a sailboat?

The Sumerians from Mesopotamia invented the wheel. :D

What is metaphor for sailboat?

Sailboat is your head Sailboat is your headSailboat is your head

What are five things the Mesopotamians invented?

Mesopotamia invented writing, time, the plow, the sailboat and irrigation

What are the Sumerian?

They were the first known civilisation on earth. They invented the wheel, the sailboat,and the first writing system.

What are three things that the Sumerians invented?

wagon stylus sailboat

What is 1 fact about Mesopotamia?

Sumerians invented the wheel, aqueducts, battering rams, irrigation systems, and the sailboat.

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How was the sailboat invented?

No one can say for certain how, where or who invented sailing. It probably happened in many places at the same time. Perhaps someone using a piece of hide held out to catch the wind.

When did the phonecians invent the sail boat?

It cannot be confirmed for certain that they did invent the sailboat. It was probably invented by many people in many place.

When a sailboat overtakes a powerboat which vessel is the stand-on vessel?

When a sailboat overtakes a powerboat, the powerboat is the stand-on vessel. (Ref: SB-29)

Is sailboat a compound word?

Yes, sailboat is a compound word. (sail + boat = sailboat)

What is the pole on a sailboat?

a pole on a sailboat is a mast

What powers a sailboat?

Wind powers a sailboat.

What part of speech is sailboat?

Sailboat is a compound noun.

What part of speech is the word sailboat?

Sailboat is a noun.

When was If You Were a Sailboat created?

If You Were a Sailboat was created on 2007-09-24.

Where did the sailboat charter come from?

The sailboat charter came from the demand from the people wanting to explore the ocean. You can get more information about sailboat charters at the Wikipedia.

Who invented the first sailboat?

Sumerians, but the SOMALIAN PIRATES perfected it by taking over sailboats and selling captive prisoners, which they kept locked up in a cold, dark cellar.