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A Cold Hard Look at Culture Lesson 2.6 Page 55
Where do we live? Extreme hot? Extreme cold? Dry places? Wet places? How can we live there?
Vocabulary Cultural adaptation/Cultural evolution Ability to develop behaviors and technologies that permit humans to cope with new situations in non-biological ways. Artifact Materials remains
ArtifactHow might the iceman use it? Grass cape Quiver and arrows Low bow Flints Cap Grass insulation Copper-bladed ax Birch fungus
Artifacts 6. Choose 2 of the following questions a.What might the bow, arrows and arrowheads indicate about his way of life? b.What might the copper-bladed axe indicate about his culture? c.What can you tell from the bits of wheat present? d.What might the different markings on his body indicate?
If you could have 3 more pieces of evidence or 3 more bits of information to help you complete your understanding of the Iceman, what would you want them to be? Explain.
Analysis 1.What particular physical feature of the Iceman would you compare with modern humans if you were looking for evidence of biological evolution? Explain. 2.What artifacts would you compare to modern humans as evidence of cultural evolution? 3.Do you think there have been greater changes physically or culturally in humans the last 5,000 years? Explain your answer.