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ology & phobia Quiz


What is an antonym of “phobia”?
A. Brave
B. Congregate
C. Hiatus
D. Lollygag

What does inter mean?

A. go inside

B. into

C. to be

D. between

fear of birds

A. ornithophobia

B. hydrophobia

C. ailurophobia

D. photophobia

What does the suffix “-ology” mean?
A. fear of
B. study of
C. love of
D. after

fear of light

A. photophobia

B. arachnophobia

C. acrophobia

D. xenophobia

fear of cats

A. ailurophobia

B. acrophobia

C. hydrophobia

D. zoophobia

A nurse in the cardiology department is typically very knowledgeable about what organ in the body?
A. the brain
B. the liver
C. the heart
D. the spleen

fear of strangers or foreigners

A. xenophobia

B. acrophobia

C. zoophobia

D. hydrophobia

What does the suffix -phobia mean?

A. study of

B. life

C. hundred

D. fear

What does circum mean?

A. circumference

B. into

C. around

D. same

What does “derma” mean in the word “dermatology?”
A. bones
B. teeth
C. heart
D. skin

fear of high places

A. ornithophobia

B. hemophobia

C. ailurophobia

D. acrophobia

the study of humans

A. anthropology

B. dermatology

C. graphology

D. sociology

What does the suffix -ologist mean?

A. person who studies

B. life

C. fear of

D. nine

What does the root bio mean?

A. life

B. one

C. heat

D. thousandth

What is Arachnophobia the fear of?
A. Spiders
B. Water
C. Fire
D. Snakes

The study of living things is called _________.

A. biodegradable

B. claustrophobe

C. hydrophobic

D. biology

A sociology student will typically study what?
A. the study of humans
B. the study of life and living things
C. the study of how people interact
D. the study of the mind

A biohazard is good for the environment and humans. True or false?



The book titled “The Earth Explored” would probably be interesting to a person who studies what?
A. graphology
B. psychology
C. sociology
D. ecology

People who donate money to an animal shelter probably took at least one class in which area of study?
A. graphology
B. dermatology
C. zoology
D. geology

Which is a synonym for “Phobia”?
A. Fear
B. Brave
C. Fast
D. Loud

fear of animals

A. zoophobia

B. ailurophobia

C. ornithophobia

D. arachnophobia

the study of the physical nature, structure, and history of the earth

A. geology

B. zoology

C. biology

D. cardiology

What does “graph” most likely mean in the word “graphology?”
A. to write
B. to read
C. to think
D. to speak


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