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What are the 5 main stages of human evolution?
The five main stages of human evolution are:
1. Australopithecus "Southern Man";
2. Homo Habilis "Handy Man";
3. Homo Erectus "Upright Man";
4. Homo Sapiens "Wise Man" and Neanderthals;
5. Homo Sapiens Sapiens and "Moderns"
What is the date and the place of existance for...
Neanderthal?
Neanderthal lived in Africa, Europe, and Asia about 100,000 years ago to 30,000 years ago.
What is the date and the place of existance for...
Cro-Magnon?
Cro-Magnon lived in Europe, Africa and Asia about 40,000 years ago.
What is the date and the place of existance for...
Modern Human?
Modern Humans started about 30,000 years ago in Africa, Europe, Asia and migrated to other areas.
Which species came first: Neaderthal or Cro-Magnon?
Neanderthal came first at about 100,000 years ago to about 30,000 years ago while Cro-Magnons came first aroung 40,000 years ago.
What are the 3 distinguishing features of...Neanderthals?
Neanderthals were:
1. short
2. muscular
3. wide shoulders
What are the distinguishing features of...Cro-Magnon?
Cro-Magon were:
1. same to us? in what ways?
2. round brains
3. bodies like us
What are the distinguishing features of...Modern Humans?
Modern Humans are:
1. same as us
In which kind of shelters did...Neanderthals live?
Neanderthals lived in
1. caves
2. animal skin huts
3. bone huts
In which kind of shelters did...Cro-Magnon live?
Cro-Magnon lived in
1. animal skin huts
2. bone huts
3. moved easily
In which kind of shelters did...Modern Humans?
Modern Humans live in houses made of wood.
What kind of food did ...Neanderthals eat?
Neanderthals ate meat: mammoths, deer, and other wild animals.
What kind of food did ...Cro-Magnon eat?
Cro-Magnon ate meats, plants and berries. They cooked their meat.
Describe the daily life of...Neanderthals?
Neanderthal men were hunters and women were gatherers.
Describe the daily life of...Cro-Magnons?
Cro-Magnon men were hunters and women were gatherers.
Describe the tools of...Neanderhals?
Neanderthals made tools and weapons from a variety of resources: bones, tree limbs, and rocks.
What kind of tools did...Cro-Magnons use?
Cro-Magnon's tools were knives to scrape off meat from bones and hooks to fish.
What kind of tools do...Modern Humans use?
Modern Humans use an ax.
Did Neanderthals use fire? If so, what was it's purpose?
Neanderthal used fire made from bones to:
1. keep warm
2. protect themselves from animals.
Did Cro-Magnons use fire? If so, what was it's purpose?
Cro-Magnon used fire to:
1. keep warm
2. protect themselves from animals
3. cook meat
What religion and ceremonies did...Neanderthals have?
Neanderthals' religion and ceremonies were:
1. burial ceremonies
What religion and ceremonies did...Cro-Magnons have?
Cro-Magnons' religion and ceremonies were:
1. burial ceremonies
2. dances
3. manhood
4. told stories
5. cave paintings with colors
6. sculpt and carve art work
What religion and ceremonies do...Modern Humans have?
Modern Humans's religion and ceremonies are:
What kind of language did the Neanderthal's have?
Neanderthal's larynx made it so they could not have normal speech but they could communicate with sounds,
grunting, "high-pitched" sounds, etc.
What kind of language did the Cro-Magnon's have?
Cro-Magnon's were capable of advanced speech.
What kind of language did the Modern Humans have?
Modern Humans were capbale of advanced speech in many languages, e.g., French, Spanish, etc.
What kind of clothing did... Neanderthal's have?
Neanderthal's clothing was:
1. full-bodied
2. made of animal fur
3. leather from animals.
What kind of clothing did... Cro-Magnon have?
Cro-Magnon's clothing was:
1. full-bodied
2. made of animal fur
3. leather from animals
4. made shoes
What are the similarities and differences between Neanderthal's and Cro-Magnon clothers.
Neanderthal and Cro-Magnon clothing was both full-bodied, made of animal fur and leather. Only Cro-Magon wore shoes and they sewed.
What kind of painting and carvings did ...Neanderthal have?
It is unknown whether Neanderthals had paintings and carvings.
What kind of painting and carvings did ...Cro-Magnon's have?
Cro-Magnon painted on rock walls of what they hunted. They used colors, sculpted and made carvings.
When and where did... Australopithicus live?
Australopithicus lived about 3 million years ago in Southern Africa and in Eastern Africa.
What was Australopithicus' appearance like?
Australopithicus was about 47 to 67 inches tall. The smallest the size of a chimpanzees.
What kinds of shelters did ... Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus hid in trees, caves, forests, etc.
What kind of food did...Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus are meat, insects, fruit, and vegetables.
What kind of tools did...Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus would pounce on their prey and throw rocks with their hands to kill.
Did Australopithicus use fire?
Australopithicus did not use fire.
What kind of religion and ceremonies did....Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus did not have any religion or ceremonies.
What kind of language did...Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus grunted and had movements.
What kind of clothes did ...
Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus did not wear any clothing.
What kind of paintings and carvings did...Australopithicus have?
Australopithicus had no culture: no painting, etc.
When and where did... Homo Habilis live?
Homo Habilis lived about 2 million years ago in southern and northeastern parts of Africa.
What was Homo Habilis appearance like?
Homo Habilis was short, about 4.5 feet tall.
What kinds of shelters did ... Homo Habilis have?
Homo Habilis ?
What kind of food did...Homo Habilis eat?
Homo Habilis got their food by scavenging and hunting. They ate berries, birds and their eggs, leaves, roots, and insects.
What kind of tools did...Homo Habilis have?
Homo Habilis "Handy Man" had stone tools: knives,rocks, and sticks. They were the first tool makers.
Did Homo Habilis use fire?
Homo Habilis did not use fire.
Describe Homo Habilis religion and ceremonies?
Homo Habilis did NOT have religion or ceremonies.
What kind of clothing did ...Homo Habilis have?
Homo Habilis did NOT have any clothing.
What kind of painting and carvings did...Homo Habilis have?
Homo Habilis did NOT have any culute.
When and where did Homo Erectus live?
Homo Erectus lived about 1.5 million to 250,000 years ago in Africa and migrated to parts of Europe and Asia.
What did Homo Erectus look like?
Homo Erectus ("Upright Man") were taller and bigger than Homo Habilis; walked upright; straight; and, had smaller teeth.
What kind of food did ...Homo Erectus eat?
Homo Erectus scavenged and hunted for food, but this time they cooked their meat. They ate berries, birds and their eggs; leaves, roots, and insects.
How would you describe the
daily life of Homo Erectus?
Homo Erectus were hunters and gatherers.
How would you describe the
daily life of Homo Habilis?
Homo Habilis were hunters and gatherers.
What kind of tools did...Homo Erectus have?
Homo Erectus had more hunting tools than Halibis, axes, and fire torches.
Did Homo Erectus use fire?
Homo Erectus was the first to use fire.
What kind of language did ...Homo Erectus use?
Homo Erectus used simple words to make simple dialog. They planned ahead more easily.
What kind of religion and ceremonies did ... Homo Erectus have?
Homo Erectus did NOT have any religion or ceremonies.
What kind of clothing did...Homo Erectus have?
Homo Erectus wore animal skins as clothes.
What kinds of painting and carvings did Homo Erectus have?
Homo Erectus did not paint or carve.
Which of the 5 stages of early man used fire first?
Homo Erectus used fire first.
Which of the 5 stages of early man first paint on cave walls?
Cro-Magnons first group to paint on cave walls, sculpt, carve, and use color.
Which of the 5 groups of early man evolved into Homo Sapiens or Modern Man?
Cro-Magnon evolved into the early Homo Sapiens (modern man).
Which of the 5 groups of early man first used tools?
Homo Habilis "Handy Man" first used stone tools.
Which of the 5 groups of early man made and controlled fire?
Homo Erectus was the first ones to make and use fire.
Which of the 5 groups of early man were considered the first hunters?
Homo Erectus were considered the first hunters.
Which of the 5 groups of early man were considered the first to have burial ceremonies?
Neanderthal's buried their dead with ceremony.
Which group of early man was considered "Wise Man"?
Homo Sapiens were considered "Wise Men".
Who were the first ones to make well constructed huts and had central hearths for fires?
Homo Sapiens "Modern Man" were the first ones to have well constructed huts and used central hearths for fire.
Who were the first ones to leave cave paintings?
Cro-Magnon were the first ones to make cave paintings.