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

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