Suffixes Multiple Choice

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Suffix Quizzes & Trivia

Grammar can be quite confusing and difficult especially for those whom it is not native. The quiz below is to help you asses your suffix knowledge in grammar. All the best in the quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What word means quality or act of making sound?
    • A. 

      Resonance

    • B. 

      Anoxia

    • C. 

      Osteoclastic

    • D. 

      Dissect

    • E. 

      Giantism

  • 2. 
    What word means study of diseases of the blood?
    • A. 

      Tracheostomy

    • B. 

      Hydrolysis

    • C. 

      Otalgia

    • D. 

      Hermatology

    • E. 

      Photophobia

  • 3. 
    What word means a condition of being very large?
    • A. 

      Hypotonia

    • B. 

      Giantism

    • C. 

      Endoscope

    • D. 

      Excise

    • E. 

      Epistaxis

  • 4. 
    What word means rupture of the liver?
    • A. 

      Homeostasis

    • B. 

      Radiography

    • C. 

      Arthritis

    • D. 

      Hepatorrhexis

    • E. 

      Dermatome

  • 5. 
    What word means pain in the ear?
    • A. 

      Osteoclastic

    • B. 

      Prophylaxis

    • C. 

      Otalgia

    • D. 

      Osteopathy

    • E. 

      Posture

  • 6. 
    What word means pertaining to the act of conspiring?
    • A. 

      Angiectasis

    • B. 

      Miosis

    • C. 

      Dissect

    • D. 

      Blepharoptosis

    • E. 

      Conspiracy

  • 7. 
    What word means the swelling of air sacs?
    • A. 

      Emphysema

    • B. 

      Centrifugal

    • C. 

      Osteomalacia

    • D. 

      Glueoneogenesis

    • E. 

      Febrile

  • 8. 
    What means bulging out of the rectum frm normal position?
    • A. 

      Epistaxis

    • B. 

      Paracentesis

    • C. 

      Rectocele

    • D. 

      Obstetrician

    • E. 

      Crystalloid

  • 9. 
    What word means the chemical decomposition of a compound with water?
    • A. 

      Excise

    • B. 

      Contagious

    • C. 

      Tracheostomy

    • D. 

      Hydrolysis

    • E. 

      Radial

  • 10. 
    What word means surgical crushing of a stone?
    • A. 

      Pesticide

    • B. 

      Coloplasy

    • C. 

      Lithotripsy

    • D. 

      Venous

    • E. 

      Erythropoiesis

  • 11. 
    What word means normal strength?
    • A. 

      Obesity

    • B. 

      Pseudocyst

    • C. 

      Hydrometer

    • D. 

      Hypertonic

    • E. 

      Eusthenia

  • 12. 
    What word means making x-ray pictures?
    • A. 

      Hermatology

    • B. 

      Radiography

    • C. 

      Sensory

    • D. 

      Gastrectomy

    • E. 

      Pseudocyst

  • 13. 
    What words means breaking down of bone?
    • A. 

      Hepatorrhexis

    • B. 

      Dystrophy

    • C. 

      Iodoform

    • D. 

      Osteoclastic

    • E. 

      Obstetrician

  • 14. 
    What word means diminished tone or tension of any body structure?
    • A. 

      Otalgia

    • B. 

      Hypotonia

    • C. 

      Leukorrhea

    • D. 

      Muscular

    • E. 

      Hemorrhage

  • 15. 
    What word means softening of bone?
    • A. 

      Nephrolithiasis

    • B. 

      Calculus

    • C. 

      Cardiac

    • D. 

      Dentition

    • E. 

      Osteomalacia

  • 16. 
    What word means having the qualities of a coma?
    • A. 

      Giantism

    • B. 

      Dystrophy

    • C. 

      Comatose

    • D. 

      Hemophilia

    • E. 

      Osteoclasis

  • 17. 
    What word means moving away from the center?
    • A. 

      Centrifugal

    • B. 

      Rectocele

    • C. 

      Paracentesis

    • D. 

      Hypertonic

    • E. 

      Cystopexy

  • 18. 
    What word means cut out?
    • A. 

      Osteopathy

    • B. 

      Emphysema

    • C. 

      Posture

    • D. 

      Excise

    • E. 

      Contagious

  • 19. 
    What word means dilation of vessels
    • A. 

      Urinary

    • B. 

      Angiectasis

    • C. 

      Arteriole

    • D. 

      Obstetrician

    • E. 

      Sensory

  • 20. 
    What word means hemorrhage from the nose?
    • A. 

      Epistaxis

    • B. 

      Ovarian

    • C. 

      Hemophilia

    • D. 

      Hematopoiesis

    • E. 

      Tracheostomy

  • 21. 
    What word means surgical fixation of the bladder to the abdominal wall?
    • A. 

      Dystrophy

    • B. 

      Cystopexy

    • C. 

      Photophobia

    • D. 

      Biliary Atresia

    • E. 

      Blepharoptosis

  • 22. 
    What word means to cut into the trachea?
    • A. 

      Gastrectomy

    • B. 

      Paracentesis

    • C. 

      Osteopathy

    • D. 

      Iodoform

    • E. 

      Tracheotomy

  • 23. 
    What word means repair of a hernia?
    • A. 

      Colonplasty

    • B. 

      Herniorrhaphy

    • C. 

      Dissect

    • D. 

      Venule

    • E. 

      Erythropoiesis

  • 24. 
    What word means kidney stones
    • A. 

      Miosis

    • B. 

      Nephrolithiasis

    • C. 

      Dermatome

    • D. 

      Arthrodesis

    • E. 

      Hepatorrhexis

  • 25. 
    What word means whitish discharge from vagina?
    • A. 

      Obstetrician

    • B. 

      Crystalloid

    • C. 

      Leukorrhea

    • D. 

      Dystrophy

    • E. 

      Anoxia

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