Baboon societies have a lot in common with humans

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Baboon societies have a lot in common with humans. Males are the central actors. Agressiona and dominance play the dominant role. Males are the protectors, providers, while females are the caretakers. In other primate societies females are the center. Male aggression is the major component of a baboon life. The infants after birth are totally dependent on their mothers. Newborns have some basic instincts. Most of the social behavior and survival techniques are learned while spending most of the time with their mother. The youngest members of the family the position take the place of older siblings. The father of the family comes to the mother to sit with her. Large male baboons are like fighting machines. They have to be like that to protect the troop from predators. Greetings in baboon society are very important. The interpretation of those greetings can be interpreted in dfferent ways. The greetings are used to provide information to each other. Baboons spend most of their day foraging for food, such as grass roots. Males are allowed to travel and find food sources, while females know he knowledge of their surrounding area and find the food only at that space. Baboons use ranking. High rank offers advantages. There are certain food sites, which can be used only by high ranking animals before low rank. High rank have more access. Males are able to change ranks. Males come and go, so they are not allowed to provide stability to the group. That’s why baboons use female ranking. After six months, mothers start to push their children to independence. Female hierarchy. Females are the sable core of group. They are the ones who provide
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