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pole and boxes

After a minute or two of looking around, the chimp stacks up the boxes under the bananas. The chimp then takes the wooden pole and climbs up on top of the boxes. The chimp uses the pole to knock down the bananas, and eats them.

Having worked with Dr. Kohlgood to develop this experiment, and having observed the chimp's behavior, it is now time to interpret what these results mean. Do you think you have found evidence that chimps are capable of making tools? Please click on one of the following:

Yes, these results show that chimps can make tools.

No, these results do not show that chimps can make tools .

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