Human Evolution, archaeology, stone tool

Random Science Quiz

Can you name the aspects of human evolution?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras