1.5 Characteristics of Primates; Evolutionary Trend and Primate Taxonomy; Primate Adaptations; (Arboreal and Terrestrial) Primate Taxonomy; Primate Behaviour; Tertiary and Quaternary fossil primates; Living Major Primates; Comparative Anatomy of Man and Apes; Skeletal changes due to erect posture and its implications.
Q1. Compare and contrast the skull of Gorilla and Man.
Q2. ‘Man is primate’. Discuss.
Q3. Describe major skeletal similarities and differences between Homo erectus and Homo sapiens.