Human Evolution, archaeology, stone tool

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

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