Practice Test

Q1) First Homonids are: Show Answer

Q2) Who was the first civilized man? Show Answer

Q3) The first human fossil probably belonged to: Show Answer

Q4) Age if mammals is known as: Show Answer

Q5) The direct ancestral race of modern man was possibly: Show Answer

Q6) Which of the following is not in the direction of evolution of human species? Show Answer

Q7) Which one of the following eras in geological time scale corresponding to the Person when life has not originated upon earth? Show Answer

Q8) Among primates listed below which one is the closest relative of modern man: Show Answer

Q9) The Java man is considered to have existed in: Show Answer

Q10) Neanderthal man: Show Answer

Q11) Ancestor of man who first stood erect was: Show Answer

Q12) Which of the following is true for Homo sapiens? Show Answer

Q13) The skull of Pithecanthropus erectus was found in: Show Answer

Q14) The pre-historic ancestor of man which existed during the pleistocene era is: Show Answer

Q15) Most recent fossil is of: Show Answer

Q16) Name of the fossil man of Shivalik hills is: Show Answer

Q17) The recent ancestors of modern man were: Show Answer

Q18) Homo erectus is the zoological name of: Show Answer

Q19) The earliest site where human civilization and crop cultivation started was presumably: Show Answer

Q20) Cromagnon man was: Show Answer

Q21) Which one of the fossil men stood first? Show Answer

Q22) Neanderthal man differs from modern man in: Show Answer

Q23) Which of these is considered a trend in primate evolution? Show Answer

Q24) Which primate existed in the first half of eocene epoch (53-58 million years ago)? Show Answer

Q25) Which of these prosimians now found only on the island of Madagascar? Show Answer

Q26) Immortality of soul hypothesis has given rise to discovery of: Show Answer

Q27) Present age is known as: Show Answer

Q28) Who discovered the use of the weapon and tools first? Show Answer

Q29) Cannibalism is found in: Show Answer

Q30) The cranial capactiy of Java ape-man was about: Show Answer

Q31) First fossil of African ape-man was discovered by: Show Answer

Q32) Peking man is known as: Show Answer

Q33) Which of the fossil men given below was expert in making tools, weapons, paintings etc? Show Answer

Q34) The cranial capacity was the largest in one of the following fossil of man: Show Answer

Q35) Continents where most of the primitive men have been discovered: Show Answer

Q36) Which of the following factors is considered best in the evolution of man? Show Answer

Q37) Pithecanthropus erectus fossil was found in: Show Answer

Q38) The cranial capacity is nearly 1000 cc of: Show Answer

Q39) The man who used stones for first time was: Show Answer

Q40) Which of the following is not a characteristic of apes? Show Answer

Q41) Which of the following is not an anatomical changes from ape to Homo sapiens? Show Answer

Q42) Taung Baby is name of: Show Answer

Q43) Early True Man was: Show Answer

Q44) Dog was domesticated by: Show Answer

Q45) The name of Mio-Pliocene apes is: Show Answer

Q46) The maximum size of modern brain is: Show Answer

Q47) The name of the earliest human ancestor from India is: Show Answer

Q48) The latest ancestal race of modren man was possibly: Show Answer

Q49) "Peking Man" was: Show Answer

Q50) Dryopithecus was: Show Answer

Q51) The earliest man-like primate was: Show Answer

Q52) Fossils of so called 'Java Man' and 'Peking Man' belong to: Show Answer

Q53) Anthropoid apes were ancestors of: Show Answer

Q54) The brain of Australopithecus measure? Show Answer

Q55) Possession of chile-like traits by an adult man is called? Show Answer

Q56) The first fossils of prehistoric man were discovered by: Show Answer

Q57) Coloured rock-paintings were presumably first made by: Show Answer

Q58) The earliest man who used tools was: Show Answer

Q59) The characteristic of modern man was: Show Answer

Q60) First evidence of ceremonial burial of dead have been found with fossils of: Show Answer

Q61) Loss of pigmentation, slender body and reduced apendages, absence of visual organs are adaptations in: Show Answer

Q62) Modern man, Homo sapiens sapiens began spreading all over the globe some: Show Answer

Q63) According to the geological chronology, man belongs to which era? Show Answer

Q64) "Piltdown man" was: Show Answer

Q65) A pertinent example where the study of human traits has helped in understanding evolution is: Show Answer

Q66) DNA matching has shown human being to be nearest to: Show Answer

Q67) Orthognathous face occurs in: Show Answer

Q68) Simian gap is: Show Answer

Q69) Which of the following primate is the closest relative to modern man? Show Answer

Q70) The earliest man-like primate and oldest of man's anecstors which is on direct line of human evolution is: Show Answer

Q71) The fossils of first known ape is: Show Answer

Q72) Which of the following is the fossil of first man-ape? Show Answer

Q73) Who said that the human body is a walking museum of antiquities? Show Answer

Q74) Who wrote the first book on human origin? Show Answer

Q75) Outwardly directed widely separated nostrils occur in: Show Answer

Q76) Fire was first used for protection and cooking by: Show Answer

Q77) The feature not in the direction of the evolution of human species is: Show Answer

Q78) In gorilla, great apes and chimpanzee, the number of chromosomes is: Show Answer

Q79) Dryopithecus occurred: Show Answer

Q80) What is the brain size of man? Show Answer

Q81) Dubois in 1891 found the fossil of Java ape man. It is: Show Answer

Q82) The smallest cranial capacity is that of the: Show Answer

Q83) Cranial capacity was highest in: Show Answer

Q84) Which of the following fossil man possessed a cranial capacity almost equal to that of modern man? Show Answer

Q85) Which of the following is correct? Show Answer

Q86) The age of the fossil of Dryopithecus on the geological time scale is: Show Answer

Q87) The nearest prehistoric ancestor of present man may be: Show Answer

Q88) Homo sapiens evolved during: Show Answer

Q89) Which of the following is closest relative of man? Show Answer

Q90) Which of the following is correct order of the evolutionary history of man? Show Answer

Q91) In recent years, DNA sequences of mt-DNA and Y-chromosomes were considered for study of human evolution, because they: Show Answer

Q92) Which of the following was the transitional stage between apes and humans: Show Answer

Q93) Highest cranial capacity is found in: Show Answer

Q94) What evidence suggest that chimpanzee is more closely related to human than other hominid species? Show Answer

Q95) Cranial cavity of Australopithecus was: Show Answer

Q96) Taung baby is: Show Answer

Q97) Which one of the following ape is found in India: Show Answer

Q98) Most primary homonid appeared was: Show Answer

Q99) There are two opposing views about origin of modern man. According to one view Homo erectus in Asia were the ancestors of modern man. A study of variations of DNA however suggested African origin of modern man. What kind of observation of DNA variation could suggest this? Show Answer

Q100) The last common ancestor between the African apes and hominids lived during ...... Epoch: Show Answer

Q101) Which of the following used fire for cooking and warmth: Show Answer

Q102) The cranial capacity of Neanderthal man was about: Show Answer

Q103) What is correct sequence of human evolution: Show Answer

Q104) Among the human ancestors the brain size was more than 1000 CC in: Show Answer

Q105) What was the most significant trend in the evolution of modern man (Homo sapiens) from his ancestors? Show Answer

Q106) Which of the following originated during miocene epoch in Africa and Asia? Show Answer

Q107) Homo habilis, a tool maker having a cranial capacity of 735 cc and bipedal gait existed during which epoch? Show Answer

Q108) The most recent product of animal evolution are: Show Answer

Q109) Apes have: Show Answer

Q110) Cromagnon man had: Show Answer

Q111) Which fossil man had the cranial capacity almost equal to modern man? Show Answer

Q112) Cranial capacity of about 1200 cc belongs to: Show Answer

Q113) Who discovered Java man? Show Answer

Q114) Handy man is: Show Answer

Q115) During evolution of man .....came after Dryopithecus Show Answer

Q116) Which of the following is closest to man? Show Answer

Q117) Which of the following is not a feature of apes? Show Answer

Q118) One of the following is not a feature of present day man? Show Answer

Q119) Which of the following is not a feature of Australopithecus? Show Answer

Q120) Homo erectus shows: Show Answer

Q121) Six races i. e. Negroid, Casusacoid, Mongoloid, Australoid, Polynesian, and Bushmen were recognized by: Show Answer

Q122) Parapithecus was discovered by: Show Answer

Q123) Australopithecus african (African ape man) was discovered by: Show Answer

Q124) Mc Gregor discovered Homo sapiens fossils during late pleistocene period showed following characters except: Show Answer

Q125) Hominids include: Show Answer