Human Evolution, archaeology, stone tool

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

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