On this page, you will find Anthropology syllabus learning resources aimed at helping the Universities and College Students who are currently busy with their studies. The resources for Anthropology, include Practice Exam Questions and Answers, Previous Exam and Test Papers with answers (where possible), Study Guides and Textbooks, Video Lessons, and more.

The Purpose of Learning Anthropology

Anthropology is the study of what makes us human. Anthropologists take a broad approach to understanding the many different aspects of the human experience, which we call holism. They consider the past, through archaeology, to see how human groups lived hundreds or thousands of years ago and what was important to them.

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Anthropology Questions and Answers

Below are some of the major common questions (essay and short questions), which Anthropology must know the answers to, before preparing for exams and tests assessments:

  1. Discuss human evolutionary trends and hypotheses relating to human origins
  2. Why is quick burial of an organism important to fossil formation
  3. 3 ways organisms are fossilized
  4. Identify anthropological methods of exploring past and/or current human
  5. Present merits and shortcomings of core ideas of different anthropological schools of

Useful Textbooks and Study guides for Anthropology learners

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