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Hominid
(noun)

Early ancestor of humans.

 

 

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Ancestor
(noun)

Relative who lived in the past.

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Tool
(noun)

Any handheld object that has been modified to help a person accomplish a task.

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Paleolithic Era
(noun)
paleo
long ago;
far back

First part of the Stone Age; also known as the Old Stone Age

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Society
(noun)

Community of people who share a common culture.

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Hunter-gather
(noun)

People who hunt animals and gather wild plants, seeds, fruits and nuts to survive.

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Migrate
(verb)

To move to a new place.

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Ice Ages
(noun)

An age when sheets of ice covered much of the earth’s land

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Land bridges
(noun)

A strip of land connecting two continents.

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Mesolithic Era
(noun)
meso
middle

Middle Stone Age with more complex tools.

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