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photo quiz  Those Natty Neanderthals! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 05 15

If Neanderthals were alive today and dressed in modern clothes, would they differ greatly from modern humans?
ponycargirl editor
Mar 05 15
672 plays
trivia quiz  The Origins of Man cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Oct 28 09

The evolution of man is a controversial topic to this very day. Even the experts do not always agree, but they study the evidence and try to form educated assumptions.
ponycargirl editor
Oct 28 09
2805 plays
photo quiz  Tales of the Ancient Winery cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Nov 18 15

In January 2007, archaeologists discovered Areni-1, a site which yielded the remains of the oldest known wine-making facility in the world. Come explore with me!
ponycargirl editor
Nov 18 15
360 plays
trivia quiz  Tales of Peking Man cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Feb 10 18

The discovery of fossils in the 1920s changed the way paleontologists had previously viewed hominids. Also called Beijing Man, Peking Man is believed to have lived 680,000-780,000 years ago. What do you know about this early human?
ponycargirl editor
Feb 10 18
138 plays
photo quiz  Skull Diggery! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 09 15

My team of paleoanthropologists has uncovered a skull at our dig site. Will it belong to an hominid or a human? Can you help us classify it?
ponycargirl editor
Mar 09 15
462 plays
photo quiz  Neolithic Age: The Best of Times? Or the Worst? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 11 15

The Neolithic Revolution dramatically changed life. However, was all the change positive?
ponycargirl editor
Mar 11 15
486 plays
trivia quiz  Neanderthal - Knuckle-dragger or Stand-Up Guy? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kathyr_1, Jul 26 08

When most people think of Neanderthal, they picture an unintelligent, hairy brute who wrestles dinosaurs. Ongoing research has taught us that these ideas are more the product of Hollywood than of science. This quiz should clear up some misconceptions.
Jul 26 08
3750 plays
trivia quiz  Ahh, Those Silly Irish! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Jan 15 12

This quiz will look at prehistoric Ireland, anything predating 400 AD, to see what it tells us about human prehistory. Join me as we look at some silly Irish men and women to see what this time was like.
tazman6619 gold member
Jan 15 12
3252 plays
trivia quiz  Human Prehistory cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jun 16 04

While most of us know plenty about human history, what do we know about prehistory? Let's discover a little more about our primitive ancestors in this quiz ... best of luck.
thejazzkickazz gold member
Jun 16 04
8889 plays
photo quiz  Tales of Otzi the Iceman cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Feb 14 17

Since the discovery of Ozti the Iceman in 1991, his remains have undergone a series of scientific tests which have uncovered information about who he was and how he lived. What do you know about Ozti?
ponycargirl editor
Feb 14 17
294 plays
photo quiz  The Neolithic Revolution cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 01 15

The term "revolution" is defined in part as any radical and pervasive change in society. Why was the Neolithic Revolution a major turning point in human history?
ponycargirl editor
Mar 01 15
468 plays
photo quiz  "Lucy" in the Sky with Diamonds cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 02 15

"...At some point during that unforgettable evening--I no longer remember when--the new fossil picked up the name of Lucy".
ponycargirl editor
Mar 02 15
381 plays
photo quiz  Footprints in the Ash cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 03 15

First a volcano erupted. Ash covered the ground. A group of hominids walked across the area as a light rain began to fall. The rain cemented the ash into tuff, creating fossilized footprints. Over time, more ash covered and protected them.
ponycargirl editor
Mar 03 15
342 plays
trivia quiz  Prehistory of Hong Kong cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 31 18

What do you know about the prehistory of Hong Kong? Previously it was believed that the area had been inhabited only 7,000 years ago, but relatively new evidence suggests that some sites are much older.
ponycargirl editor
Mar 31 18
150 plays
trivia quiz  Who or what was Otzi? 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, russalka, Jun 24 14

If you don't know, I think it's time you did!
Jun 24 14
447 plays
trivia quiz  Britain Before the Days of Writing 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, tnrees, Jun 08 05

A quiz on British pre-history.
Very Difficult
Jun 08 05
3384 plays
photo quiz  Dong Son Drums 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Aug 07 18

The artefacts left by pre-historic civilisations offer fascinating clues as to the nature of society at that time. The Dong Son drums are an example of this.
looney_tunes editor
Aug 07 18
153 plays
trivia quiz  Our World: Pre-History 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, apathy100, Jun 10 05

During my seven years in University, I took an interest in world pre-history. This is a sample of the facts and historical content that I had derived during my time in school. Good Luck!
apathy100 gold member
Jun 10 05
5025 plays
trivia quiz  Early Humans 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Thark, May 18 08

Here's a quiz about the early humans. Enjoy :)
May 18 08
3219 plays
trivia quiz  Prehistory II: Fantastic Animals 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, RioBR, Mar 14 08

Jurassic Park was famous for the animals it brought to life. The film was fun, but what do you really know about these extinct animals?
Mar 14 08
2304 plays
trivia quiz  The Prehistoric Site of Lepenski Vir 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, St Sava Jr., Aug 09 12

Explore this unusual and intriguing archeological site that depicts well the most important cultural transition in the human history.
St Sava Jr.
Aug 09 12
363 plays
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