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HUMAN UPRIGHT

HOMO ERGASTER
HOMO ERECTUS
By: EXB of ABM-3
W o r k man
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BASIC INFORMATION
Where they lived?
 Northern, Eastern, and Southern Africa; Western
Asia (Dmanisi, Republic of Georgia); East Asia
(China and Indonesia)

When they lived?

 Between about 1.89 million and 143,000


years ago
Known in
Africa as Turkana Boy

China as Peking Man

Indonesia as Java Man


DID YOU KNOW?

Homo erectus are the oldest


known early humans to have
possessed modern human-like
body proportions with relatively
elongated legs and shorter arms.
PHYSICAL FEATURES

 They walked upright.


 The skin of the erectus would
have had more hair cover than in
Height the humans.
Ranges from 4 ft  Also, their skins were very dark.
9 in - 6 ft 1 in
(145 - 185 cm)

Brain size
Ranged
from around
750 to 1250 cm3
Weight
Ranges from 88 - 150 lbs
(40 - 68 kg)
SKILLS
 They were able to walk and run long distances.

 They could control fire and cook food.

 They created more tools & weapons for butchering and


hunting
such as stone axes and knives.
NOTABLE FOSSILS

Java Man Acheulean stone Herectus Pseudodon Turkana Boy’


first H. erectus fossil first major a well-preserved
found was a 1-million- oldest engravings
innovation in stone and shells ever skeleton and the
year-old skull tool technology (by found that were used most complete
discovered by Dutch about 1.76 million
surgeon Eugene as tools by H. erectus fossil of H.erectus
years ago) seen by in Indonesia year dated around 1.6
Dubois in Java, Paleontologists
Indonesia in 1891 540,000 million years old
lived in East Africa
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