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

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