Paleolithic Age People from eastern and southern Africa Also known as Old Stone Age 2 million to 10,000 years ago Climate change – Caused migration to.

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<p>PowerPoint Presentation</p> <p>Paleolithic AgePeople from eastern and southern AfricaAlso known as Old Stone Age2 million to 10,000 years agoClimate changeCaused migration to Europe, Asia, and AmericasLand bridges</p> <p>Obtaining FoodBandsHunters and gathersHunted in home territoryLived 20-25 yearsMaking ToolsMade life easier for hunters and gathersSticks and stones (shaping improved/hunting improved)Olduvai Gorge (pebble tools found)Better tools=better foodMaking fireRubbing 2 sticks or stones togetherMethod of staying warm and dry1st fire started by natureProtection from animalsUsed to cook food=longer life spanSeeking ShelterUsually camped out in openUsed caves for emergencies100,000 began using caves for livingMaking ClothingUsed animal skinsAllowed to migrate to colder areasDeveloping LanguageHand signalsSimple soundsBegan to talk because of social needsAllowed people to work together, share ideas, &amp; pass down beliefs and storiesGreatest human achievmentNeanderthals-Neander River Germany-used pitfalls for hunting-used animal skins and bonesfor shelter-first to bury dead</p> <p>Both-homo sapiens-hunting-religion-social cooperationCro-Magnons-France-1st modern man-burin and axe-better hunters=morefood-spear throwers-sailors-played music-cave paintings-social structure-beginning of government-economy</p>

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