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

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