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Question number: 23

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

Mayan civilization flourished in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Near East

b.

Nile valley

c.

Mesoamerica

d.

Andean America

Question number: 24

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

________ was closest to the Homo sapiens

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Australopithecus

b.

Cro-Magnon

c.

Ramapithecus

d.

Neanderthal

Question number: 25

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

Orthognathism (facial angle of 900) is a term applied for

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Yakuts

b.

Negroid

c.

Caucasoid

d.

Mongoloid

Question number: 26

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

During Late Cenozoic environment, swinging from tree to tree paved the way for

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

faster running

b.

increase in length of forelimb

c.

increased manual dexterity

d.

erect posture

Question number: 27

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Solo Man

(i)

Java

(B)

Cro-Magnon Man

(ii)

France

(C)

Rhodesian Man

(iii)

Germany

(D)

Heidelberg Man

(iv)

South Africa

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

Question number: 28

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is NOT an evolutionary trend in the human evolution?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Loss of jaw power

b.

Loss of simian shelf

c.

Perfection of thumb opposability

d.

Development of musculature

Question number: 29

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Most of the fossils are found in caves

Reason (Ꭱ)

Early humans escaped to caves during Pleistocene.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

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