Early Humans Paleolithic and Neolithic Age. Paleolithic Age (Old Stone Age) 900,000 years ago people migrated out of Africa to Europe and Asia. 900,000.

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  • Early Humans Paleolithic and Neolithic Age
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  • Paleolithic Age (Old Stone Age) 900,000 years ago people migrated out of Africa to Europe and Asia. 900,000 years ago people migrated out of Africa to Europe and Asia. Communities Communities Small bands (about 30) lived and worked together Small bands (about 30) lived and worked together Campsites Campsites Lifespan about 25 years Lifespan about 25 years
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  • Hunters and Gatherers Hunt for meat, fish Hunt for meat, fish Bare hands, sticks, stones Bare hands, sticks, stones Gathered Gathered Fruit, nuts, berries and eggs Fruit, nuts, berries and eggs
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  • Tools & Fire Olduvan pebble tools Olduvan pebble tools Oldest stone tools Oldest stone tools Flakes (chips of stone used as knives) Flakes (chips of stone used as knives) Fire Fire heat, light and to cook food heat, light and to cook food 1. Hand axe (700,000 years old), 2. Modern replica hand axe, 3. Scarper (100,000 years old), 4. Pebble tool (1.8 million years old), 5. Modern Ethnographic spear.
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  • Shelter & Clothing Shelter Shelter Pits, overhanging rock and caves Pits, overhanging rock and caves Clothing Clothing Animal skins Animal skins Colder climates Colder climates
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  • Language Pointing, hand signals Pointing, hand signals Attach meaning to specific sounds Attach meaning to specific sounds Allowed people to work together Allowed people to work together Share ideas, beliefs and stories Share ideas, beliefs and stories
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  • Early Humans Homo Habilis Homo Habilis Skilled man Skilled man Homo Erectus Homo Erectus Walks upright Walks upright Homo Sapiens Homo Sapiens Thinking man Thinking man Two kinds Two kinds Neanderthal and Cro- Magnon Neanderthal and Cro- Magnon

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