Chapter 01: Quiz Intoduction To Medical Terminology

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Medical Terminology Quizzes & Trivia

There are a lot of words that one uses when it comes to different organizations. When it comes to medical practice there are specific words used in the hospitals and not everyone that does not exist in that environment. In Chapter 01 on introduction to medical terminology we got to cover most of these terms. Take up the quiz below and get to see how much you understood. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Names of microbes often appear on lab reports as well as in everyday life.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    HIPPA-mandated procedure codes are used in all medical billing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Linguists are individuals devoted to the study of language.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 4. 
    All medical terms have prefixes.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 5. 
    The word part ana- means _____.
    • A. 

      Right

    • B. 

      Away from

    • C. 

      Out

    • D. 

      Up

  • 6. 
    The word part contra- means _____.
    • A. 

      Before

    • B. 

      Within

    • C. 

      Against

    • D. 

      Tail

  • 7. 
    What word part means right?
    • A. 

      Juxta-

    • B. 

      Mal-

    • C. 

      Dextr-

    • D. 

      Per-

  • 8. 
    Select the word part meaning change.
    • A. 

      Mal-

    • B. 

      Mid-

    • C. 

      Meta-

    • D. 

      Mes-

  • 9. 
    Select the abbreviation meaning impression.
    • A. 

      IP

    • B. 

      I

    • C. 

      Imp

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 10. 
    The personal medical history is composed of _____.
    • A. 

      Current and past medical conditons

    • B. 

      Presciption drug use

    • C. 

      Allergies

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    _____ are word parts that appear at the beginning of the medical word or base.
    • A. 

      Stem

    • B. 

      Prefixes

    • C. 

      Suffixes

    • D. 

      Theme

  • 12. 
    The word part noni- means _____.
    • A. 

      Nine

    • B. 

      None

    • C. 

      Nest

    • D. 

      Night

  • 13. 
    The words part pent- means _____.
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Six

  • 14. 
    Select the word part meaning extra large.
    • A. 

      Maxi-

    • B. 

      Micro-

    • C. 

      Macr-

    • D. 

      Mega-

  • 15. 
    The word part -ad means _____.
    • A. 

      Toward

    • B. 

      Behind

    • C. 

      Away

    • D. 

      Down

  • 16. 
    The word part -ic means _____.
    • A. 

      Pertainingto

    • B. 

      Condition of

    • C. 

      Deficiency

    • D. 

      Resembling

  • 17. 
    The word part meaning movement.
    • A. 

      -plegia

    • B. 

      -praxia

    • C. 

      -pnea

    • D. 

      -plasia

  • 18. 
    Select the word part meaning to cut.
    • A. 

      -sect

    • B. 

      -stomy

    • C. 

      -stalsis

    • D. 

      -sis

  • 19. 
    Pain and dizziness is a _____.
  • 20. 
    Height and weight is a _____.
  • 21. 
    _____ are used to seperate prefixes, suffixes, or combining forms from a word or base.
  • 22. 
    The _____ name is capitalized.
  • 23. 
    The _____ name begins with a lower-case letter.