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

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