Early Human Societies Trivia Quiz

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Early human societies began to form shortly after Homo Sapiens first appeared. This quiz tests you on the means of livelihood, geographical locations and the time of the existence of the early human societies. Although technologically unsophisticated, these societies developed tools and so you will also find questions on the kind of tools in use during that period.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In what continent did the earliest modern humans appear?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Europe

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 2. 
    The first fossil evidence of human ancestors comes from _____
    • A. 

      Ethopia

    • B. 

      Egypt

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Sydney

  • 3. 
    In what year did the earliest modern human( Homo Sapiens) appear in Africa?
    • A. 

      20,000 BCE

    • B. 

      2000 BCE

    • C. 

      2,000,000 BCE

    • D. 

      200,000 BCE

  • 4. 
    The first humans were _____ 
    • A. 

      Farmers

    • B. 

      Hunters and Gatherers

    • C. 

      Parasitic and saprophytic

    • D. 

      Scavengers

  • 5. 
    Which of the following was the latest among the group to be used by early humans to make tools?
    • A. 

      Stone

    • B. 

      Clay

    • C. 

      Iron

    • D. 

      Wood

  • 6. 
    Historians believe that early humans developed language to communicate while _____
    • A. 

      Traveling

    • B. 

      Partying

    • C. 

      Mating

    • D. 

      Hunting

  • 7. 
    Early humans developed in _____
    • A. 

      Asia

    • B. 

      Africa

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      Europe

  • 8. 
    The first domesticated animal from amongst this group is _____
    • A. 

      Cow

    • B. 

      Dog

    • C. 

      Goat

    • D. 

      Horse

  • 9. 
    Which of the following led to the development of permanent settlements?
    • A. 

      Hunting

    • B. 

      Gathering

    • C. 

      Weather

    • D. 

      Agriculture

  • 10. 
    The earliest agricultural city was located in modern day _____
    • A. 

      Syria

    • B. 

      Iran

    • C. 

      Turkey

    • D. 

      Israel

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