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was speech possible for homo habilis?yes
45.9%
Were early bipeds completely out of the trees?No
40.5%
Homo ergaster is a small brained version of whathomo erectus
32.4%
were mode 1 tools unifacial or bifacial?unifacial
31.1%
choppers and chopping tools were uni or bifacial?unifacial
30.4%
Who made the first stone tools?Homo habilis
26.4%
What were hominids before hunters?scavengers
24.3%
How many species does paranthropus have?3
23.6%
A. afarensis has which other name?Lucy
23%
two sided toolsbifacial
22.3%
Which line of australopithicene leads to homo habilis?africanus
20.3%
P. robustus is from which part of Africa?South
19.6%
choppers, cores and flakes were part of which mode of stone toolsmode 1
19.6%
Name a variation of paranthropusrobustus
18.9%
What is the earliest member of genus homo?habilis
18.2%
Who used mode 1 tools?homo habilis
18.2%
What is another name for mode 1 toolsoldowan
17.6%
flake tools are from which mode?2
17.6%
Variation of australopithecus discovered by Donald Johansonafarensis
16.9%
Name a diferent varitation of paranthropusrobustus
16.9%
erectus and ergaster diverged from what line?habilis
16.2%
time between ice ageinterglacial
16.2%
current time periodholocene
15.5%
Name a different variation of paranthropusrobustus
14.9%
Where was the Mauer Heidelberg find?Germany
14.9%
choppers and chopping tools were from which mode?1
14.9%
one sided toolsunifacial
14.9%
what type of stone tools existed no earlier then 2.6 myaoldowan
14.2%
What is P. boisei similar to?P. robustus
13.5%
Where is the Leakey's dig?Olduvai gorge
13.5%
brain expansion, African, long fingers and toes for tree climbing, first with stone tool ability, tree dwellerhomo habilis
13.5%
efficient for finding food and water, provides less exposure to solar radiationbipedalism
13.5%
Variation of australopithicus discoverd by Raymond Dartafricanus
12.8%
What is another name for mode 2 stone tools?acheulean
12.8%
ice age time periodpleistocene
12.8%
1/2mya what method of subsistence was present?hunting
12.2%
Who first discovered Homo erectus?Eugene Dubois
11.5%
What invention marks mode 2 tools?handaxe
11.5%
What genus was an evolutionary dead end?paranthropus
10.8%
H. antecessor, H. erectus, heildelbergensis and archaic homo sapiens are allmiddle pleistocene hominids
10.8%
Question Answer % Correct
Where were the Neanderthals?Germany
10.8%
Where did Eugene Dubois first discover Homo erectus?Indonesia
10.1%
1.4mya tool typemode 2
10.1%
scrapers, burins, knives, bifacialflake tools
10.1%
wind blown silt previously pulverized by glaciers, preserves sites wellloess
10.1%
When is the first evidence of brain expansion?Homo habilis
9.5%
What was the first in the line of hominids?Australopithecus
9.5%
bifacial, tear drop shaped, more formalmode 2
7.4%
Lucy is what kind of skeleton find?complete
6.8%
What is the Mauer Heilelberg find?Mandible
6.8%
Found on homo erectus, what is the bony ridge on top of the skullsagittal keel
6.8%
What was the last species to have a conical thorax?homo erectus
6.8%
Which australopithicene has limb proportions most like modern humans?garhi
6.1%
Which genus was speech a given because of a larnyx similar to mdern day?erectus
6.1%
Habilis and paranthropus diverged from what?australopithicus
6.1%
What name did Leaky first give P. boisei?Zinjanthropus
5.4%
What early hominid is from West Europe?antecessor
5.4%
Which australopithicene is found exclusively in Europe?afarensis
4.7%
A. bahrekghazeli was found in what country?Chad
4.7%
Which part of paranthropus was more developed than australopithicenes?hand
4.7%
What was Raymond Dart's profession?Anatomist
4.7%
using sensitive evolutionary animal histories to date sitesmammalian biostratigraphy
4.7%
What were most of the Leakey's finds?Homo erectus and homo habilis
4.1%
what is special about homo ergaster?exclusively african
4.1%
What gave better manual dexterity to homo erectus?power grip
4.1%
digging, splitting, heavy usechoppers
4.1%
What is not common between all austrolopithiceneslocation
3.4%
unlivable, environmental changes in ice age, ice a mile thick, expanding polar ice capcontinental glaciation
3.4%
What bone find does not fit in any other category?Kenyanthropus platyops
2.7%
What kind of find is the 'black skull'p. aethiopicus
2.7%
What was needed to support digestion of large amounts of raw food?conical thorax
2.7%
What is common between all australopithicenes?no stone tools
2%
What hominid is at the end of the line of archaic homo sapiens?Neanderthals
2%
Homo antecessor, heidelbergensis and neandethal are all examples of whatarchaic homo sapiens
2%
Which australopithecene only has mandable minds dated 73mysbahrelghazeli
1.4%
What is the earliest complete biped?ardipithicus ramidus
1.4%
What genus did Eugene Dubois first assign to Homo erectus?Pithocanthropus
0.7%
what showed transition homo erectus to tool makerspower grip
0.7%
why can mammalian biostratigraphy be effectectivemammal distribution changes with climate
0.7%

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