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

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