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What is the Mauer Heilelberg find?
Where were the Neanderthals?
1.4mya tool type
one sided tools
What were hominids before hunters?
Homo antecessor, heidelbergensis and neandethal are all examples of what
two sided tools
choppers, cores and flakes were part of which mode of stone tools
What were most of the Leakey's finds?
flake tools are from which mode?
How many species does paranthropus have?
brain expansion, African, long fingers and toes for tree climbing, first with stone tool ability, tree dweller
What is another name for mode 2 stone tools?
wind blown silt previously pulverized by glaciers, preserves sites well
What early hominid is from West Europe?
what is special about homo ergaster?
efficient for finding food and water, provides less exposure to solar radiation
Where is the Leakey's dig?
What name did Leaky first give P. boisei?
digging, splitting, heavy use
Where did Eugene Dubois first discover Homo erectus?
What was the last species to have a conical thorax?
unlivable, environmental changes in ice age, ice a mile thick, expanding polar ice cap
using sensitive evolutionary animal histories to date sites
ice age time period
Homo ergaster is a small brained version of what
1/2mya what method of subsistence was present?
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Which line of australopithicene leads to homo habilis?
Variation of australopithecus discovered by Donald Johanson
Variation of australopithicus discoverd by Raymond Dart
why can mammalian biostratigraphy be effectective
What is the earliest complete biped?
A. bahrekghazeli was found in what country?
What hominid is at the end of the line of archaic homo sapiens?
Which australopithicene has limb proportions most like modern humans?
What was the first in the line of hominids?
was speech possible for homo habilis?
Who made the first stone tools?
What is the earliest member of genus homo?
P. robustus is from which part of Africa?
What is common between all australopithicenes?
were mode 1 tools unifacial or bifacial?
Found on homo erectus, what is the bony ridge on top of the skull
What gave better manual dexterity to homo erectus?
When is the first evidence of brain expansion?
Which part of paranthropus was more developed than australopithicenes?
What genus was an evolutionary dead end?
H. antecessor, H. erectus, heildelbergensis and archaic homo sapiens are all
Which australopithicene is found exclusively in Europe?
What kind of find is the 'black skull'
Where was the Mauer Heidelberg find?
choppers and chopping tools were from which mode?
Which genus was speech a given because of a larnyx similar to mdern day?
What invention marks mode 2 tools?
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Who first discovered Homo erectus?
What bone find does not fit in any other category?
time between ice age
choppers and chopping tools were uni or bifacial?
what type of stone tools existed no earlier then 2.6 mya
What is not common between all austrolopithicenes
what showed transition homo erectus to tool makers
bifacial, tear drop shaped, more formal
Habilis and paranthropus diverged from what?
current time period
What genus did Eugene Dubois first assign to Homo erectus?
Name a variation of paranthropus
Name a different variation of paranthropus
What is P. boisei similar to?
Who used mode 1 tools?
What was needed to support digestion of large amounts of raw food?
What was Raymond Dart's profession?
Which australopithecene only has mandable minds dated 73mys
Were early bipeds completely out of the trees?
erectus and ergaster diverged from what line?
What is another name for mode 1 tools
A. afarensis has which other name?
Lucy is what kind of skeleton find?
scrapers, burins, knives, bifacial
Name a diferent varitation of paranthropus

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