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Which of the following roots means cell?Selected Answer:D. cyt/oCorrect Answer:D. cyt/oAnswer Feedback:The other word parts mean: cran/oor crani/o,skull, and brachi/o,arm.Question 360 out of 2 pointsWhich of the following cannot come after a word root?Selected Answer:A. another rootCorrect Answer:B. prefixQuestion 372 out of 2 pointsSelect the prefix that means without.Selected Answer:C. a-Correct Answer:C. a-Answer Feedback:Don't confuse a-,meaning without or absence of, with hypo-,meaning deficient, or dys-,meaning bad, abnormal,difficult. The other prefixes mean: ambi-,both; auto-, self; and ante-,before.Question 382 out of 2 pointsSelect the prefix that means good.Selected Answer:D. eu-Correct Answer:D. eu-Answer Feedback:The other prefixes mean: exo-,outside or away from; epi-,upon, over, above, or on top of; and endo-,within.Question 392 out of 2 pointsWhat prefix means together?Selected A.
Answer:con-Correct Answer:A. con-Answer Feedback:The other prefixes mean: trans-,through, across, or beyond; sub-,under, beneath, or below; andcircum-,around.Question 402 out of 2 pointsSelect the suffix that means discharge.Selected Answer:C. -rrheaCorrect Answer:C. -rrheaAnswer Feedback:These are all often confused terms. Look at the spellings and meanings carefully: -rrhea,discharge, -rrhaphy,suturing, -rrhexis,rupture, and -rrhagia,abnormal discharge.Question 412 out of 2 pointsSelect the prefix that means within.Selected Answer:C. intra-Correct Answer:C. intra-Answer Feedback:Look closely at the differences between intRA-,within, and intER-,between. IntRAcellular is the space within the cell, and intercellular indicates the space between the cells. The other prefixes mean: circum-,around, and anti-,against or opposite of.Question 422 out of 2 pointsSelect the prefix that means slow.Selected Answer:A. brady-Correct Answer:A. brady-Answer Feedback:The antonym of brady-is tachy-,rapid or fast. Multi- and poly-are synonyms both meaning many.Question 432 out of 2 pointsWhich suffix means a record or image?
Selected Answer:A. -gramCorrect Answer:A. -gramAnswer Feedback:Distinguish between -gram, which is a record or image, and -graphy, which is the recording process. EchocardiograPHY is thetest in which sound waves are utilized to generate an image of the heart. The image that is created and reviewed is called the echocardiograM.Question 442 out of 2 pointsThis type of word part is attached to the end of a word.Selected Answer:B. suffixCorrect Answer:B. suffixAnswer Feedback:The suffix is at the end of the word to indicate the part of speech (noun, verb, adjective, adverb, etc.) or modify the word's meaning. You will know that a word part in the text is a suffix by the hyphen that immediately precedes it (for example, -ion).