Anthro 23: Guide to study for the Midterm:From Lecture & Wenke book: Why should we care about archaeology (i.e., why is it important)? Why do archaeologists care about context? What is the difference between survey and excavation? What kinds of questions is archaeology good at answering (and what not)? How do archaeologists date prehistoric sites and what are the advantages of different techniques? When (approximately), where, and who (species/subspecies) made Mousterian, Chatelperronian, and Aurignacian industries? What kinds of tools & artifacts do we find in each? Where and when was the first Neanderthal found? What kinds of tools did Neanderthals use? What did they use them for? What happened to Neanderthals - did they go extinct? Where & when (approximately) do we find Solutrean, Gravettian, and Magdalenian industries? How does human behavior change from Lower to Middle to Upper Paleolithic to Mesolithic? What can we say about the RATEof technological change throughout human prehistory?
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