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

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