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10 terms
Hominids
Australopithecus afarensis
Homo Habilis
Homo Erectus
Homo Sapiens Neanderthals
They lived 3 to 4 million years ago in Africa.They were biped…
1.5million years ago to 2million, Lived in Africa and they ma…
1.8million to 200,000 B.C.E., Asia, Africa, and Europe, Used…
230,000 to 30,000 years ago, Africa,Europe and Asia,had a sen…
Australopithecus afarensis
They lived 3 to 4 million years ago in Africa.They were biped…
Homo Habilis
1.5million years ago to 2million, Lived in Africa and they ma…
10 terms
Hominids
hominid
bipedalism
evolve
evolution
a group of primates of the family Hominidae, which includes m…
the ability to walk upright on two legs
to develop gradually
change in species over time
hominid
a group of primates of the family Hominidae, which includes m…
bipedalism
the ability to walk upright on two legs
16 terms
Hominids
Anthropology
Hominid
hunter/gatherers
Bipedal
the social science that studies the origins and social relati…
characterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapi…
way of living by which an individual or group obtain food thr…
having two feet
Anthropology
the social science that studies the origins and social relati…
Hominid
characterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapi…
8 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo ergaster
Homo erectus
Neanderthal
man of skill or ability; first tool maker
working man; found in Africa, noted for his hand-axe
upright man; found in Asia
1st to bury their dead; probably had contact with homo sapiens
Homo habilis
man of skill or ability; first tool maker
Homo ergaster
working man; found in Africa, noted for his hand-axe
22 terms
Hominids
BCE/CE
hunters and gatherers
bipedal
hominid
Before Common Era/ Common Era
...
walks on two feet
in the primate family
BCE/CE
Before Common Era/ Common Era
hunters and gatherers
...
5 terms
Hominids
Southern ape.
They became smarter.
Homo Erectus.
Homosapiens.
What dose Australopithecus mean.
What happened to the hominids as the years went on.
What hominid learned to control fire.
Witch hominid was the smartest.
Southern ape.
What dose Australopithecus mean.
They became smarter.
What happened to the hominids as the years went on.
5 terms
Hominids
australopithecus afarensis
Homo Habilis
Homo Erectus
Homo Sapiens Neanderthalensis
This species lived between 3 to 4 million years ago. They wer…
They were called the Handyman because they had a great abilit…
They were discovered on the island of Java in Southeast Asia.…
Remains found in Africa, Europe, and Asia. Neanderthals lived…
australopithecus afarensis
This species lived between 3 to 4 million years ago. They wer…
Homo Habilis
They were called the Handyman because they had a great abilit…
16 terms
Hominids
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
Kenyanthropus platyops
Australopithecus
Paranthropus boisei
-large supraorbital ridge continuous... -postorbital constrictio…
-small molars... -round wide palate... -prognathism
-foramen magnum directly below skull
-sagittal crest... -prognathism... -U shaped curved palate - molars…
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
-large supraorbital ridge continuous... -postorbital constrictio…
Kenyanthropus platyops
-small molars... -round wide palate... -prognathism
10 terms
Hominids
anthropologist
hominid
capability
migrate
student of the history and science of humankind
An early ancestor of humans
potential
to move from one place to another
anthropologist
student of the history and science of humankind
hominid
An early ancestor of humans
Hominids
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
Orrorin tugenensis (Millenium Man)
Ardipithecus ramidus/kadabba
Australopithecus afarensis
7-5.2mya - Chad... forenum magnus indicates bipedalism
6mya - Tugen Hill, Kenya... maybe biped
5.8-4.4mya - Aramis, Ethiopia... trees and ground
3.9-2.9mya - Hadar, Middle Awash, Laetoli, Ethiopia... Lucy, di…
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
7-5.2mya - Chad... forenum magnus indicates bipedalism
Orrorin tugenensis (Millenium Man)
6mya - Tugen Hill, Kenya... maybe biped
33 terms
Hominids
Early hominids
Hominids
Prehistory
Fossils
Have really long arms
Modern humans and all of our ancient but extinct ancestors
The time before writing
Remains of traces or organisms which has become mineralized
Early hominids
Have really long arms
Hominids
Modern humans and all of our ancient but extinct ancestors
16 terms
Hominids
Anthropology
Hominid
hunter/gatherers
Bipedal
the social science that studies the origins and social relati…
characterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapi…
way of living by which an individual or group obtain food thr…
having two feet
Anthropology
the social science that studies the origins and social relati…
Hominid
characterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapi…
13 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo ergaster
Homo erectus
Neanderthal
man of skill or ability; first tool maker
working man; found in Africa, noted for his hand-axe
upright man; found in Asia
1st to bury their dead; probably had contact with homo sapiens
Homo habilis
man of skill or ability; first tool maker
Homo ergaster
working man; found in Africa, noted for his hand-axe
6 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo erectus
Australopithecus
Neanderthal
Found in Africa about 1.9 to 1.5 million years ago. It has th…
Ability to walk fully upright.
"Lucy" found in Ethiopia Africa
Discovered in the Neader Valley in Germany. Brain is larger t…
Homo habilis
Found in Africa about 1.9 to 1.5 million years ago. It has th…
Homo erectus
Ability to walk fully upright.
15 terms
Hominids
Lucy was one
The nick name of Homo Habilis
Biped
Walking on two feet allowed Lucy to...
Australopithecus Afarensis
Hand Man
walking on two feet
carry her children and defend herself
Lucy was one
Australopithecus Afarensis
The nick name of Homo Habilis
Hand Man
13 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo ergaster
Homo erectus
Neanderthal
man of skill or ability; first tool maker
working man; found in Africa, noted for his hand-axe
upright man; found in Asia
1st to bury their dead; had contact with and produced offspri…
Homo habilis
man of skill or ability; first tool maker
Homo ergaster
working man; found in Africa, noted for his hand-axe
18 terms
Hominids
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
Orrorin tugenensis (Millenium Man)
Ardipithecus kadabba
ardipithecus ramidus
7-6mya - Chad... forenum magnus indicates bipedalism (not fully…
6.2-5.8 mya - Tugen Hill, Kenya... maybe biped. Apelike canines…
5.8-5.2mya - Aramis, Ethiopia. Upright walking sorta, primiti…
4.4 mya, Eastern African (Ethiopia). Upright walking, small c…
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
7-6mya - Chad... forenum magnus indicates bipedalism (not fully…
Orrorin tugenensis (Millenium Man)
6.2-5.8 mya - Tugen Hill, Kenya... maybe biped. Apelike canines…
13 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo erectus
Homo neanderthalensis
Homo sapiens
-first stone tools: Oldowan
-Out of Africa, some controlled fire... -Acheulian tools
-Burial, jewelry, trade... -Mousterian tools
-Humans... -Speech... -Late stone age tools
Homo habilis
-first stone tools: Oldowan
Homo erectus
-Out of Africa, some controlled fire... -Acheulian tools
13 terms
Hominids
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
Orrorin tugenensis (Millenium Man)
Ardipithecus ramidus/kadabba
Australopithecus anamensis
7-5.2mya - Chad... forenum magnus indicates bipedalism
6mya - Tugen Hill, Kenya... maybe biped
5.8-4.4mya - Aramis, Ethiopia... trees and ground
4.1-4mya - Kanapoi & Alia Bay, Kenya... first definite biped
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
7-5.2mya - Chad... forenum magnus indicates bipedalism
Orrorin tugenensis (Millenium Man)
6mya - Tugen Hill, Kenya... maybe biped
30 terms
Hominids
What is a hominid?
Differences between modern apes and ho…
Humans closest relatives
Anthropologist
-all hominids are great apes, but not all great apes are homi…
-modern apes are NOT bipedal (they knuckle)... -modern apes do n…
bonobos and chimpanzees- DNA 98% similar
compare skulls, teeth, bones, and tools of hominids throughou…
What is a hominid?
-all hominids are great apes, but not all great apes are homi…
Differences between modern apes and ho…
-modern apes are NOT bipedal (they knuckle)... -modern apes do n…
14 terms
Hominids
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
he period of time before written records.
a primate of a family ( Hominidae ) that includes humans and…
a person, typically one more remote than a grandparent, from…
a device or implement, especially one held in the hand, used…
prehistory
he period of time before written records.
hominid
a primate of a family ( Hominidae ) that includes humans and…
41 terms
Hominids
Our closest living relative
The only genus of hominid to migrate f…
Cheekbones
Species of hominid (arguably human) th…
Chimpanzee
Homo
Zygomaticarch
Homo neanderthalensis
Our closest living relative
Chimpanzee
The only genus of hominid to migrate f…
Homo
12 terms
Hominids
egalitarian
Neanderthal
Cro-Magnon
Homo sapiens
a society in which all people are relatively equal
Closest extinct human relative. Lived in Europe, Asia, Middle…
These people who are closest ancestors of modern humans appea…
Scientific name for humans
egalitarian
a society in which all people are relatively equal
Neanderthal
Closest extinct human relative. Lived in Europe, Asia, Middle…
17 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis - nickname
Homo habilis lived when?
Homo habilis lived in ?
Homo habilis created what?
Nickname Handy Man
This hominid lived 1.5-2 million years ago
This hominid only lived in Africa
This hominid created stone cutters
Homo habilis - nickname
Nickname Handy Man
Homo habilis lived when?
This hominid lived 1.5-2 million years ago
5 terms
Hominids
Bipedal
What species was the first hominids to…
What did the Homo Sapiens Sapiens use…
How did the ability to make fire help…
Ability to walk on two feet
Homo habilis
The needle
Warmth
Bipedal
Ability to walk on two feet
What species was the first hominids to…
Homo habilis
17 terms
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo habilis
Homo habilis
Homo habilis
Nickname Handy Man
This hominid lived 1.5-2 million years ago
This hominid only lived in Africa
This hominid created stone cutters
Homo habilis
Nickname Handy Man
Homo habilis
This hominid lived 1.5-2 million years ago
17 terms
HOMINIDS
Hominid
Australopithecus afarensis
Sahelanthropus tchadensis
Lucy
Any of the modern or extinct bipedal primates of the family H…
One of the longest-lived and best-known early human species.F…
An extinct hominine species that is dated to about 7 million…
The first Australopithecus afarensis skeleton ever found(1974).
Hominid
Any of the modern or extinct bipedal primates of the family H…
Australopithecus afarensis
One of the longest-lived and best-known early human species.F…
36 terms
Hominids
What is a hominid?
What does it mean to be intelligent?
What is bipedal?
How are hominids not the same as moder…
-All are great apes... -bipedalism... -intelligent
large brain, uses tools
walks on 2 legs
-modern apes like chimps, gorillas, and bonobos are not biped…
What is a hominid?
-All are great apes... -bipedalism... -intelligent
What does it mean to be intelligent?
large brain, uses tools
19 terms
Hominids
Hominids
Lucy
biped
Australopithecus Afarensis
prehistoric humans
one of the earliest Hominids ever discovered by Donald Johans…
two footed animal
Lucy and her Relatives. Biped, could use hands to gather food…
Hominids
prehistoric humans
Lucy
one of the earliest Hominids ever discovered by Donald Johans…
17 terms
Hominids
Archaeologist
Historian
Geographer
Artifact
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
A person who learns about the past by reading records, Also r…
An expert who studies and creates maps of Earth's natural and…
An object made or used by people in the past
Archaeologist
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
Historian
A person who learns about the past by reading records, Also r…
5 terms
Hominids
Homo Habilis
Homo Erectus
Homo Sapiens Neanderthalensis
Homo Sapiens Sapiens
Handyman
Upright Man
Wise Man
Doubly Wise Man
Homo Habilis
Handyman
Homo Erectus
Upright Man
8 terms
Hominids
hominid
austrolopithecus
homo habilis
homo erectus
something that has apposeable thumbs and walks upright
oldest known type of hominid; has a small brain, short statur…
a type of hominid that is not very intelligent but starts mak…
a type of hominid with a fairly large brain, is more effectiv…
hominid
something that has apposeable thumbs and walks upright
austrolopithecus
oldest known type of hominid; has a small brain, short statur…
17 terms
Hominids
Hominids
Adaption
Scavenger
Nomadic
Prehistoric Humans
Helps animals survive in a new enviorment
Eats - Uses discarded objects
Moving from place to place
Hominids
Prehistoric Humans
Adaption
Helps animals survive in a new enviorment
12 terms
Hominids
anthropology
archaeology
artifact
fossil
the study of the development of humans
the study of humans and cultures by analyzing artifacts
man made objects such as tools or art
early life preserved in rock
anthropology
the study of the development of humans
archaeology
the study of humans and cultures by analyzing artifacts
10 terms
Hominids
Ardipithecus ramidus #
Australopithecus afarensis #
Homo Habilis #
homo Erectus #
(1) Lived in trees, bit
(2) first to walk on two feet
(3) first to MAKE stone tools
Stand totally upright and leave Africa. (4)
Ardipithecus ramidus #
(1) Lived in trees, bit
Australopithecus afarensis #
(2) first to walk on two feet
15 terms
Hominids
Australopithecus
Australopithecus
Australopithecus
Australopithecus
Earliest group of hominids
"From the south"... "Monkey"
May have lived 7 million years ago
They were about 4 feet tall
Australopithecus
Earliest group of hominids
Australopithecus
"From the south"... "Monkey"
Hominids
primates
prosimians
lemur
loris
ORDER... Grasping hands/feet; Nails instead of claws; increased…
SUBORDER... lemurs + loris + galago + tarsier... some have claws; b…
INFRAORDER... (prosimian)... Madagascar ... Diurnal ... Leaves, fruits, s…
INFRAORDER... (prosimian)... Africa, tropical Asia... Nocturnal... Insect…
primates
ORDER... Grasping hands/feet; Nails instead of claws; increased…
prosimians
SUBORDER... lemurs + loris + galago + tarsier... some have claws; b…
7 terms
Hominids
Australopithecus Afarensis
Australopithecus Africanus
Australopithecus Anamensis
Australopithecus Sediba
U‐shaped dental arcade, although somewhat... intermediate betwee…
• 1st australopith discovered... • Raymond Dart, 1925... • Taung, S…
• Discovered in 1995... • Oldest australopith (4.2‐3.9 Ma)... • Lak…
• Relatively small brain (420‐450 cc)... • But: pelvis and hand…
Australopithecus Afarensis
U‐shaped dental arcade, although somewhat... intermediate betwee…
Australopithecus Africanus
• 1st australopith discovered... • Raymond Dart, 1925... • Taung, S…
18 terms
Hominids
Ardipithecus ramidus genus/species
A ramidus dates
A ramidus enviro
A ramidus anatomy
"At the root of the ground ape"
4.4 - 4.2 mya
Ethiopia; forest
Brain = 300-350 cc (smallish); about 4 ft tall, 100 lbs; preh…
Ardipithecus ramidus genus/species
"At the root of the ground ape"
A ramidus dates
4.4 - 4.2 mya
8 terms
Hominids
Australopithecines
Homo habilis
Homo erectus
Homo sapiens
One of the earliest group of hominids, "Lucy"- Johanson, 3.7…
"Handy man"- First hominids to use stone tools, 2 million yea…
"Upright man"- First to walk fully upright, larger brains and…
"Wise person"- Modern humans 250,000 to 100,000 years ago
Australopithecines
One of the earliest group of hominids, "Lucy"- Johanson, 3.7…
Homo habilis
"Handy man"- First hominids to use stone tools, 2 million yea…
20 terms
Hominids
Australopithecus
Southern Ape
5 to 4 mya
No Tools
What is the name for Southern Ape?
What is the nickname for Australopithecus?
How long ago did Australopithecus live?
What kind of tools did Australopithecus use?
Australopithecus
What is the name for Southern Ape?
Southern Ape
What is the nickname for Australopithecus?
27 terms
Hominids
Hominids
Homo habilis
Homo erectus
Homo Sapien
Creatures that walk on 2 feet
Man of skill
Upright man
Wise man
Hominids
Creatures that walk on 2 feet
Homo habilis
Man of skill
9 terms
Hominids
Australopithecus anamensis
Australopithecus afarensis
Australopithecus africanus
Paranthropus robustus & boisei
...
"Lucy"... Donald Johansson... Ethiopia
"Tuang Child"... Raymond Dart... South Africa
"Nutcracker man"
Australopithecus anamensis
...
Australopithecus afarensis
"Lucy"... Donald Johansson... Ethiopia
8 terms
Hominids
hominid
capabilities
anthropologist
remains
prehistoric human
things one can do
scientist that studies human development and culture
parts of a dead body
hominid
prehistoric human
capabilities
things one can do
9 terms
Hominids
Primates
Primate subgroups
Hominids
A. anamensis
Flat faced with eyes in front - stereoscopic vision... Color Vis…
Prosimians- lemurs... Anthropoids- Baboons
Bipedal... present by 25 mya... 1. Apes... 2. Hominids... Humans did not…
enamel covered teeth, upright walking, woodland habitat
Primates
Flat faced with eyes in front - stereoscopic vision... Color Vis…
Primate subgroups
Prosimians- lemurs... Anthropoids- Baboons
17 terms
Hominids
Hominid
Hunter Gatherer
Nomad
Fossils
Early humans that walked up right that has opposable thumbs
Someone who hunted for meat and scavenged for plants
Someone who didn't have a permanent home and moved from place…
Remains of living things
Hominid
Early humans that walked up right that has opposable thumbs
Hunter Gatherer
Someone who hunted for meat and scavenged for plants
11 terms
Hominids
Ardipithecus
Australopithecus
Homo habilis
Homo erectus
much more like a primate than modern day humans... discovered by…
"Lucy" discovered by Donald Johanssen... more evolved than Ardip…
First to use tools
First to use fire
Ardipithecus
much more like a primate than modern day humans... discovered by…
Australopithecus
"Lucy" discovered by Donald Johanssen... more evolved than Ardip…
11 terms
Hominids
Australopithecus
Homo Habilis
Homo Eructs
Homo sapiens
Name means" Southern Ape" ... Appeared in Africa 4-5 million yea…
Name means "Handy Man"... Appeared in Africa about 2.4 million y…
Name means " Upright Man"... Appeared in Africa about 2-1.5 mill…
Name means " Wise Man"... Appeared in Africa about 200,000 years…
Australopithecus
Name means" Southern Ape" ... Appeared in Africa 4-5 million yea…
Homo Habilis
Name means "Handy Man"... Appeared in Africa about 2.4 million y…
18 terms
Hominids
Lucy
Invented spears, bows, and arrows
First Hominoids to be good walkers and…
Doubly wise man
Australopithecus
Homo Sapiens Sapiens
Homo Erectus
Homo Sapiens Sapiens
Lucy
Australopithecus
Invented spears, bows, and arrows
Homo Sapiens Sapiens
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