Chapter 2 Practice Quiz 4

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Chapter 2 Practice Quiz 4

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following refers to an “immature or embryonic cell”?
    • A. 

      -dynia

    • B. 

      -esis

    • C. 

      -blast

    • D. 

      -cyte

  • 2. 
    The suffix “-ate” refers to ___.
    • A. 

      Use, action, having the form of, or possessing

    • B. 

      Pain, ache

    • C. 

      To go

    • D. 

      A surgical puncture

  • 3. 
    The suffix “-cyte” means ___.
    • A. 

      Diction, word, phrase

    • B. 

      Small

    • C. 

      Bladder, sac

    • D. 

      Cell

  • 4. 
    Which pair of terms have the MOST SIMILAR meanings?
    • A. 

      -edema & -cele

    • B. 

      -cide & -cyte

    • C. 

      -emesis & -asthenia

    • D. 

      -cyst & ectasis

  • 5. 
    Which of the following suffixes refers to the skin?
    • A. 

      -desis

    • B. 

      -lymph

    • C. 

      -derma

    • D. 

      -cyst

  • 6. 
    Which of the following suffixes would most appropriately be used to describe someone who studies the treatment of a specific area?
    • A. 

      -drome

    • B. 

      -iatry

    • C. 

      -ior

    • D. 

      -ive

  • 7. 
    The term that would be used to describe the “process of scraping away from a surface by friction” is ___.
    • A. 

      Dysarthria

    • B. 

      Epithelium

    • C. 

      Exogenous

    • D. 

      Abrasion

  • 8. 
    Which pair of terms would be MOST OPPOSITE in meaning?
    • A. 

      Arousal & comatose

    • B. 

      Epithelium & abrasion

    • C. 

      Dysarthria & asystole

    • D. 

      Exogenous & asymmetrical

  • 9. 
    If a person’s lungs were “unequal in size or shape,” they could be referred to as ___.
    • A. 

      Exogenous

    • B. 

      Asystole

    • C. 

      Dysarthria

    • D. 

      Asymmetrical

  • 10. 
    Something that is “produced from external causes, such as a disease caused by a bacterial or viral agent foreign to the body” is said to be ___ in origin.
    • A. 

      Asymmetrical

    • B. 

      Exogenous

    • C. 

      Epithelium

    • D. 

      Asystole

  • 11. 
    Someone who stutters or has had a stroke may suffer from “difficult articulation of speech.” This is called ___.
    • A. 

      Abrasion

    • B. 

      Asystole

    • C. 

      Epithelium

    • D. 

      Dysarthria

  • 12. 
    The tissue that “covers the internal and external organs of the body and the lining of vessels, body cavities, glands, and organs” is called ___.
    • A. 

      Dysarthria

    • B. 

      Asystole

    • C. 

      Epithelium

    • D. 

      Exogenous

  • 13. 
    If someone has a heart attack, the heart may also be described as ___ because of the “absence of electrical and mechanical activity.”
    • A. 

      Asystole

    • B. 

      Exogenous

    • C. 

      Dysarthria

    • D. 

      Comatose

  • 14. 
    Anesthetize means ___.
    • A. 

      A state of alertness

    • B. 

      Process of scraping away

    • C. 

      Without contraction

    • D. 

      To induce a loss of feeling

  • 15. 
    Which of the following could NOT effect epithelium or epithelial tissue?
    • A. 

      Anesthetize

    • B. 

      Abrasion

    • C. 

      Arousal

    • D. 

      Asystole

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