Who wants to be a Millionaire? Hosted by Mr. Flynn Confident? The Prizes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 - $100 $200 $500 $1,000 $2,000 $4,000 $8,000 8910 11 12 13 14 $16,000 $32,000 - $64,000 - $125,000 - $250,000 - $500,000 - $1,000,000 Lifelines • • “Phone a friend-Mr. Flynn” Ask the audience-a classmate $100 What is a hominid? A- an Anearly earlyancestor ancestorof of humans humans B- the full skeleton of a human C- any ape species from Africa D- a very advanced human $200 One of the characteristics of Lucy and her relatives that was different from modern humans’ was that their: A- hands were like an ape’s. B- brains brains were were much much smaller. smaller. C- arms were much shorter. D- jaws were more indented. $500 What is one main difference Upright Man had from Lucy and the Handy Man? A- Hominids in the Upright Man stood up straight. B- Hominids in the Upright Man group were very short. C- Hominids in the Upright Man were strong bipeds. D- Hominids in the Upright Man used simple tools. $1,000 The hominid group of Homo sapiens, or Wise Man, is the: A- tall ape group that existed before modern humans. B- large-brained group that modern humans belong to. C- last group of hominids that had a hunched body. D- first hominid to migrate and settle in new areas. $2,000 What is one way Lucy and her ancestors were similar to modern humans? A- They were about the same height as modern humans. B- They could speak a simple language and read symbols. C- They were biped, meaning they could walk on two legs. D- They made tools that helped them hunt and gather food. $4,000 What is one reason scientists believe Neanderthals had a sense of community? AA-They Theyburied buriedthe thedead deadin inburial burialgrounds. grounds. B- They built structures similar to castles. C- They formed troops and battled each other. D- They wrote simple stories and poems. $8,000 Which of the following is true of Lucy, the hominid Donald Johanson discovered in 1974? A– She is in the same hominid group as modern humans are. B – She Sheisisone one of of thethe earliest earliest hominids hominids to everto beever discovered. be discovered. C– She was in a group of hominids that grew to be 9 feet tall. D– She and her relatives probably used four limbs to walk. $16,000 The prehistoric human’s artwork shows that they: A- spoke a developed language. B- designed intricate battle plans. C- communicated their feelings. D- wrote treaties and agreements. $32,000 Scientists believe that hominids in the Upright Man group were the first to: A- migrate out of Africa. B- walk using two feet. C- sing songs together. D- eat animal meat. $64,000 How did Handy Man’s ability to make tools affect their lives? A- It improved their communication. B- It helped them live longer. C- It made them great warriors. D- It isolated them from animals. $125,000 Scientists believe that the Upright’s Man group’s ability to move places, use fire, and build shelters helped them: A- develop their own language and speech. B- survive longer than other hominds hominidscould. could. C- travel across the ocean to live on islands. D- form complex trade and barter systems. $250,000 How was Handy Man different from Lucy? A- Handy Man was not a biped species, unlike Lucy. B- Handy Man only had human features, unlike Lucy. C- Handy Man’s brain was twice the size of Lucy’s. D- Handy Man’s height was much shorter than Lucy’s. $500,000 The biggest advantage of hominids in the Upright Man group was their ability to: A- make clothes. B- tame horses. C- trade items. D- work with fire. $1,000,000 Neanderthals were skilled tool makers mostly because of their: A- large Bimpressive brains, physical and intelligence. strength. B- large brains, and intelligence. C- tall figure, and long limbs. D- gigantic hands, and thick skin. Winner! Bonus Question A paleoanthropologist specializes in the study of the: A- development and culture of the earliest hominids. B- kings and queens of the earliest modern humans. C- communication and social systems of early apes. D- trade and barter systems among modern humans. DOUBLE Bonus Question How do scientists believe hominids in the Double Wise Man group were able to migrate to North and South America? A- They travelled land bridges that are now covered by water. B- They constructed ships made out of wood and very hard clay. C- They canoed to islands, and eventually reached the Americans. D- They built manmade bridges across various bodies of water. TRIPLE Bonus Question How did the prehistoric humans’ inventions of the spear thrower and the bow and arrow affect their hunting? A- It helped them examine animals, allowing them to study anatomy. B- It made them eat less vegetation, which helped the environment. C- It caused them to eat too much meat, making many species extinct. DD- It helped them hunt from a distance, which made hunting safer. It helped them hunt from a distance, which made hunting safer.