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

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