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

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