Hominids: Traits, Diet & Behavior


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Hominids include which of the following?

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1. Bipedal refers to which of the following?

2. The major characteristics of hominids are which of the following?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The printable worksheet can guide your study as you learn more about hominids. When you're finished, review the accompanying quiz to test yourself on the characteristics and history of hominids.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessments to evaluate your understanding on:

  • Skills of Homo erectus,
  • Hominid characteristics
  • Meaning of bipedal
  • Hominid relatives and non-relatives

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about hominid characteristics in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding hominids and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as Homo erectus and bipedal

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the accompanying lesson on Hominids: Traits, Diet & Behavior. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn about the differences between early and modern hominids
  • Discover characteristics of hominids versus other mammals
  • Define 'dinofelis','homo' and 'Homo neanderthalensis'
  • Find out how long hominids have been around