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5 Matching questions

  1. Types of knowledge
  2. Lewis Binford
  3. Material culture
  4. Tielhard de Chardin
  5. Karl Marx
  1. a The buildings/tools and other artifacts left behind from past cultures; physical evidence/examples from the past
  2. b Among the most influential archaeologists of the later 20th century; is credited with fundamentally changing the field with the introduction of processual archaeology (or the "New Archaeology") in the 1960s.
  3. c First to create system that seemed to work

    Stages of history:
    -Primitive communism
    -Slave society
    -Feudalism
    -Capitalism

    ^Did not apply to Asian societies
  4. d Worked at Choukoutien
  5. e -Belief
    -Insight
    -Explanation (based on theory, methodology, and testing)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. -Artifacts (tools, spearheads)
    -Ecofacts (bones, seeds)
    -Features (post holes)
    -Gray areas (architecture, human areas, soil)
    -Other (art, text)
  2. Wandering around in standardized ways to look for buried artifacts/ecofacts

    Can be: remote (air), surface (ground), subsurface (below ground)
  3. Father of American archaeology; studied burial mounds in VA
  4. -Acquisition/harvest
    -Manufacture/processing
    -Use/consume
    -Discard/digest and excrete
  5. Humans bones coexisted with extinct animal species

    Extinction was not a part of God's plan

5 True/False questions

  1. Three Age Systemthe periodization of human prehistory into three consecutive time periods, named for their respective tool-making technologies:
    -Stone Age
    -Bronze Age
    -Iron Age

          

  2. Processual archaeology"New Archaeology"

    Moves forward by asking a series of questions and then proceeding to answer them

    Explains; objective

    Very scientific approach (evolutionary/environmental/Darwinian)

          

  3. Two techniques for finding archaeological material"New Archaeology"

    Moves forward by asking a series of questions and then proceeding to answer them

    Explains; objective

    Very scientific approach (evolutionary/environmental/Darwinian)

          

  4. EthnoarchaeologyThe study of past cultures (primarily through material remains) and their influence

          

  5. SiteWandering around in standardized ways to look for buried artifacts/ecofacts

    Can be: remote (air), surface (ground), subsurface (below ground)