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

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