Medical Terminology Prefixes Quiz


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mal

A. before, in front of

B. bad, illness, disease

C. beside, beyond

D. by, through


leuk/o

A. half

B. within

C. white

D. around


eu

A. out, out of

B. before, in front of

C. not

D. normal, good, well, healthy


meg/o

A. again

B. around

C. one

D. large


circum

A. around

B. large

C. across

D. within


para

A. without

B. before

C. beside, beyond

D. within


sugar

A. gluc/o

B. glucos/o

C. glyc/o

D. all of these


poly

A. many, much

B. one, single

C. small, scant

D. around


ad

A. toward, to, near

B. away from

C. down

D. together


trans

A. against

B. around

C. across

D. fast, rapid


hypo

A. under

B. beside

C. above

D. within


hemat/0

A. clotting

B. blood

C. vein

D. deficiency


pro

A. before, in front of

B. beside, beyond, after

C. by, through

D. before, in front of, prior to


tachy

A. fast, rapid

B. many, much

C. against, opposite

D. above, over


olig

A. inner, insise

B. after, behind

C. small, scant

D. outer, outside


endo

A. after, behind

B. one, single

C. inner, inside

D. into, within


non

A. not

B. new

C. against

D. one


intro

A. within

B. outer, outside

C. into, within

D. inner, inside


inter

A. backward, behind

B. between

C. above, over, excess

D. withing


super

A. excessive, too much, high

B. increase

C. above, over, excess

D. before, in front of




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