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Early Humans

Australopithecus to Neanderthal

Name means "handy human" Homo Habilis
Name means "upright human", as they were the first to walk completely upright Homo Erectus
Lucy Australopithecus
Communicated with simple words and gestures Homo Erectus
Terra Amata Homo Erectus
Huts made from sticks and stones Homo Habilis
First to use tools for specific purpose Homo Sapien: Neanderthal
First to make fire Homo Erectus
Name means "wise human" Homo Sapien: Neanderthal
First to leave evidence of burying the dead Homo Sapien: Neanderthal
Brain less than half the modern size Australopithecus
First tool makers (chips of rocks for cutting) Homo Habilis
Short and stocky with heavy eyebrow ridge Homo Sapien: Neanderthal
Migrated to Asia and Europe over many generations Homo Erectus
Made simple tools for different purposes like bolas and axes Homo Erectus
Created by: Arsenault209