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How Humans Evolved Study Set 1

Biology

Quiz 13 :

Homo Sapiens and the Evolution of Modern Human Behavior

Quiz 13 :

Homo Sapiens and the Evolution of Modern Human Behavior

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The so-called human revolution in culture is said to have occurred about ________ years ago.
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The earliest anatomically modern Homo sapiens fossils come from ________ and are dated to about ________ years ago.
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C

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Modern human cranial capacity is usually at least
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Modern human skulls are characterized by
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Modern humans are thought to have migrated beyond Africa and spread throughout the world about
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Derived features of anatomically modern humans included
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The first clear evidence of the construction and use of shelters is known for the
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Richard Klein proposed that a single genetic mutation caused a human revolution in linguistic ability and material culture in
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Derived features of anatomically modern humans included a
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The earliest Australians are associated with
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Evidence of modern human behavior found at MSA sites includes
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The postcranial skeleton of modern humans
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Modern people probably first entered Australia
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Imagine you are a paleoanthropologist. You have found a fossil that dates to 150 ka in Africa, and it has a chin. How would you classify this specimen?
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During the Middle Stone Age, innovations included
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Upper Paleolithic technology included the
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It is generally thought that the evolution of modern human behavior involved
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Imagine you are a paleoanthropologist. You have found a fossil that dates to 190 ka in Africa, and it has a high, rounded skull; a cranial capacity of 1,400 cc; and long, thin femora (thigh bones). How would you classify this specimen?
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Imagine you are a paleoanthropologist. You have found a fossil that dates to 45 ka in Europe, and it has a cranial capacity of 1,400 cc and a chin and is associated with Aurignacian tools. How would you classify this specimen?
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An atlatl is
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