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

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