phys_anth_assignment3 - A late Neandertal femur from Les...

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 A late Neandertal femur from Les Rochers-de-Villeneuve, France http://www.pnas.org/content/102/20/7085.full Read the scholarly, primary source article at the link above. Answer the following questions. 1. Provide 10 definitions. Include definitions for the 7 terms below, plus three of your choice. Define the following terms (these terms may not be in the course text): ↵ Diaphysis: ↵ Stratigraphy: ↵ Denticulate Tool: ↵ In Situ: ↵ Cryoturbation: ↵ Hypertrophy: ↵ Stereoisomers: ↵ Include three of your choice. 2. Where is the main archaeological zone in the cave and what was found in Level J? 3. What are the morphological characteristics of the femur bone and what kinds of taphonomic processes have altered the original state of the bone? 4. How did the researchers determine the age of level J deposits and the femur bone? 5. Make a table comparing the following: 1) Neandertal femora, �2) Archaic
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