Human Evolution, archaeology, stone tool

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

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