illustrated timeline of early humans

  • Australopithecus Aferensis (Southern Ape)

    Australopithecus Aferensis (Southern Ape)
    Australopithecus Aphaeresis (Southern Ape) lived 3-4 million years ago. They were found in Africa by the Afar Triangle. They were 3 feet tall and a mix of human and ape, Lucy had long arms, large head, and forehead also her jaw protruded. No tools have been found. The people how lived during this time were able to carry items while walking on two feet and used hands as a deference. This was very useful because they could carry items and still have one hand to carry a child or a different object.
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    illistrated timeline of early humans

  • Homo Habulis (Handy Man)

    Homo Habulis (Handy Man)
    The Handy Man lived from 1.5 to 2 million years ago. They roamed in Africa. This species mixed ape and human walked on two feet and four feet tall, and the brain was two times bigger than Lucy’s brain. They used rocks for chopping; sharp stones for cutting, animal bones as digging sticks. They lived in groups and had a longer life spend. They would have a longer live spend because they could protect each other from harm.
  • Homo Erectus ( Up Right Man)

    Homo Erectus ( Up Right Man)
    Homo Erectus, (Upright Man) lived 1.8 million-200,000 B.C.. They lived in the Juva Islands of Asia, Europe. Taller than all other, at 5 feet tall, this species: jaw stuck out, had a rounded forehead, a ridge over the eyes and strong bones. They had stone hand axes and used fire as tools. Other facts include: they were the first to migrate out of Africa, were good walkers, used fire to cook, ate more meat and built huts with animal skin. The use of fire was critical for light heat and to cook.
  • Homo Sapiens Neanderthalensis (Wise Man)

    Homo Sapiens Neanderthalensis (Wise Man)
    Homo Sapiens Neanderthalensis (Wise Man) lived from 280, 000 - 30,000 years ago. They were found in Meander Valley, in Germany. They had think bones and a rig above it eyes. There shouter and stickier, but stronger than modern and had a large brain. They had six types of knives scrapers, and spear points. They were the first to hunt in groups first to bury there died. To hunt in group they brought back more food. They wanted to respect their died.
  • Homo Sapiens Sapiens (Doubly Wise Man)

    Homo Sapiens Sapiens (Doubly Wise Man)
    Doubly Wise Man lived from 35,000-12,000 B.C. They started in Africa but migrated across the globe. They had a rounded skull, large brain, small teeth and slender bones. For tool they attached blades to other tools for engraving and sculpting, anetels for scouring, built houses out of stone Earth, hook and spears to catch fish, and also use a atle atle for spear throwing. It had capledbillites they would hunt from a distance; cave painters, carved out of clay, and had a complex language. They wo