Anthropology 101 Week 11

9 July 2024
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According to the article, Neanderthals share more DNA variants with ______________ rather than ______________
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Eurasians and Sub-Saharan Africans
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What bone was DNA extracted from for Denisova?
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finger
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What was a observation made regarding the morphology of Denisova tooth?
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overall the tooth is very large
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What do Neandertals' cold-adapted traits include?
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a projecting midface
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The last Neandertals date to:
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32,000 yBP.
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The oldest Neandertal site dates to ________, at ________.
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130,000 yBP; Krapina, Croatia
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The best fossil evidence to suggest that Neandertals could produce a language like that of modern humans comes from which bone(s) collected at Kebara, Israel?
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the hyoid
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The Middle Paleolithic is associated with ________ tools, which Neandertals produced.
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Mousterian
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To date, where have the majority of Neandertal fossils been found?
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Europe and western Asia
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The Neandertals' disappearance after 30,000 yBP involved their:
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disappearance from the fossil record, but partial assimilation in the modern human genetic pool.
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Painted perforated shells are evidence that Neandertals:
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used symbolism
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What are the most distinctive features of cold adaptation in Neandertals?
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the body and the length of the arms and legs
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The article on Denisova concludes what?
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Denisova population is a sister group to Neanderthals
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Specimens of ________ have been discovered at the following sites: Broken Hill, Dali, and Atapuerca.
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archaic Homo sapiens