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

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