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Greek And Latin Root Words

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Greek and Latin Root Words

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  • 1. 
    Level 7This word contains the root word that means "birth/orgin":
    • A. 

      Prototype

    • B. 

      Generation

    • C. 

      Corporation

  • 2. 
    Level 7This word contains the root word that means "kill":
    • A. 

      Omnipresent

    • B. 

      Credit

    • C. 

      Genocide

  • 3. 
    Level 7What does the word "genocide" mean?gen-birth/orgincide-kill
    • A. 

      The killing of one person.

    • B. 

      The killing of a whole race or culture.

    • C. 

      A race to kill a group of people.

  • 4. 
    Level 7Which word contains the root that means to "look/see"?
    • A. 

      Maternal

    • B. 

      Biology

    • C. 

      Microscope

  • 5. 
    Level 7Which root word means "exaggerated fear?
    • A. 

      -poly-

    • B. 

      -phobia

    • C. 

      -cide

  • 6. 
    Level 7Which root word would you use to describe the first edition of something?
    • A. 

      Omni

    • B. 

      Pater

    • C. 

      Proto

  • 7. 
    Level 7Which word contains the root word meaning "all"?
    • A. 

      Omniscent

    • B. 

      Polygon

    • C. 

      Corpse

  • 8. 
    Level 7What does the root poly mean?
    • A. 

      All

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Many

  • 9. 
    Level 7What does the root "corp" mean?
    • A. 

      Some

    • B. 

      Body

    • C. 

      Many

  • 10. 
    Which root means "father"?
    • A. 

      Mater

    • B. 

      Pater

    • C. 

      Cred

  • 11. 
    If someone asked you "Who are your grandparents on your mother's side?" they would be asking you
    • A. 

      Who your grandparents are on your paternal side of your family.

    • B. 

      Who your grandparents are on your maternal side of your family.

    • C. 

      Who your grandparents are on your citernal side of your family.

  • 12. 
    Someone that is afraid of water has
    • A. 

      Hydrophobia

    • B. 

      Arachnophobia

    • C. 

      Goraphobia