How long have we been using gunpowder?



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    Gunpowder was invented, documented, and used during the Jin Dynasty in China between 1115-1234. The Jurchen military forces used gunpowder-based weapons and explosives against the Mongols when they attempted to invade and breach the Jurchen city defenses on the norhtern borders of the Jin dynasty. The chinese used the gunpowder for rockets, guns, cannons and explosives. 



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    Gunpoweder has been in use since the 9th century, about 850 AD. The Chinese are the ones who first created it, and it eventually spread to the western countries. It was first created as a propellant.

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