Warm Up- September 18, 2012 What is the difference between history and prehistory?
Class Agenda Warm Up Pass back Longitude and Latitude Australia Assignment Prehistory Vocabulary- Bottom Assignment Notes- Prehistory and the Paleolithic Age
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Notes September 18 th & 19 th, 2012
Paleolithic Age Humans first appeared in Ancient Africa __________ years ago! This time period is called the ___________Age Paleo = ____ + lithic = ______ Age 1.5 million Paleolithic OldStone
Paleolithic Age What did people use at this time period? For tools? Answer: Stone Tools Clothes? Answer: Clothing made from animal skins, some plant fibers as well. What did they eat? Men- Hunters Women- Gatherers
Discovery of FIRE!! 500,000 1.4 million years ago.
Paleolithic Age & Today Then Now No form of writing Average life span 30 years of age. Food? Jobs? Have a written language, internet, text messaging, etc. In the United States 78 years of Age Local & Imported Men and women can hold a wide variety of jobs today.