Exam4 - Study Guide - 3 Widespread evidence for controlled...

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Homo erectus Homo ergaster 1 Larger brain Smaller brain 2 Long, low vault (football shaped head) Higher vault 3 Thick cranial bone Thin cranial bones 4 Sagittal crest No sagittal crest 5 Back of cranium Widest down low Pentagonal Sides of brain case are flattened Widest higher up Homo erectus culture 1) Evidence for simple shelters 2) Earliest occupation of cave sites
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Unformatted text preview: 3) Widespread evidence for controlled use of fire (possibly 700kya) 4) Stone tools and other tools Homo heidelbergensis difference to Homo erectus’ cranial features 1) Smaller and separated brows 2) Higher cranial vault 3) Less prognathic face 4) Smaller teeth 5) Thinner vault bones...
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course ANT 2511 taught by Professor Sinelli during the Fall '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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