- 1.1: What methods do scientists use touncover the story of early humans?
- 1.2: What important and dramatic developments took place during the Pale...
- 1.3: Locate Olduvai Gorge, Lascaux.
- 1.4: Explain why obtaining food by huntingand gathering is characteristi...
- 1.5: . List the types of evidence archaeologistsand anthropologists rely...
- 1.6: Compare and Contrast Distinguishbetween the roles of Paleolithic me...
- 1.7: Compare and Contrast Create a Venndiagram like the one shown below ...
- 1.8: Examine the photographs of the Icemanon page 24 and the stone tools...
- 1.9: Descriptive Writing Pretend youare part of an archaeological teamun...
- 1.10: Humans and other creatures that walk upright are called.
- 1.11: Remains of human and animal bones preserved in theearths crust are .
- 1.12: killed workers and craftsmen who made jewelry andweapons were the f...
- 1.13: Science and Technology Explain how radiocarbon datingof fossils and...
- 1.14: History List the defining characteristics of the PaleolithicAge.
- 1.15: Culture What do the cave paintings found in both Lascaux,France, an...
- 1.16: Society Give four outcomes, or results, of the settlementof humans ...
- 1.17: History What is the Bronze Age and when did it occur?
- 1.18: Economics Discuss early trade among different groupsof people
- 1.19: Society Describe the types of shelter and housing that wereused by ...
- 1.20: History What is the most significant development of theNeolithic Age?
- 1.21: History What is the most significant development of theNeolithic Age?
- 1.22: Culture What evidence has led historians to believe thatNeolithic p...
- 1.23: Evaluating Explain the importance of cities, government, and religi...
- 1.24: Analyzing Analyze and explain why the development ofsystematic agri...
- 1.25: Persuasive Writing Imagine that you are living in southeasternEurop...
- 1.26: How has history proven Leakey correct in his observation?
- 1.27: Why is it necessary for archaeologists and anthropologists tocontin...
- 1.28: Using the Internet Use the Internet to explore the mostrecent archa...
- 1.29: Pretend you are a atal Hyk trader who encountersanother group of pe...
- 1.30: Based on fossil evidence, where did groups of Homosapiens sapiens m...
- 1.31: What factors would influence migration?
- 1.32: Approximately how many miles did Homo sapiens sapienstravel from th...
- 1.33: . From where did Homo sapiens sapiens first migrate?
Solutions for Chapter 1: Early Humans
Full solutions for World History | 2nd Edition
average fixed cost
fixed cost divided by the quantity of output
total revenue divided by the quantity sold
average tax rate
total taxes paid divided by total income
the fall in total surplus that results from a market distortion, such as a tax
a strategy that is best for a player in a game regardless of the strategies chosen by the other players
the quantity supplied and the quantity demanded at the equilibrium price
factors of production
the inputs used to produce goods and services
federal funds rate
the interest rate at which banks make overnight loans to one another
the regular pattern of income variation over a person’s life
a tax that is the same amount for every person
median voter theorem
a mathematical result showing that if voters are choosing a point along a line and each voter wants the point closest to his most preferred point, then majority rule will pick the most preferred point of the median voter
the amount of money the banking system generates with each dollar of reserves
the tendency of a person who is imperfectly monitored to engage in dishonest or otherwise undesirable behavior
the total income in the economy that remains after paying for consumption and government purchases
a monopoly that arises because a single firm can supply a good or service to an entire market at a smaller cost than could two or more firms
claims that attempt to describe the world as it is
real interest rate
the interest rate corrected for the effects of inflation
the resources wasted when inflation encourages people to reduce their money holdings
the political philosophy according to which the government should choose policies to maximize the total utility of everyone in society
government programs that supplement the incomes of the needy welfare economics the study of how the allocation of resources affects economic well-being