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ology & phobia Quiz


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

What does the suffix -phobia mean?

A. study of

B. life

C. hundred

D. fear

fear of cats

A. ailurophobia

B. acrophobia

C. hydrophobia

D. zoophobia

What does the suffix -ology mean?

A. one

B. study of

C. fear of

D. life

the study of handwriting and how it relates to a person’s character

A. graphology

B. sociology

C. cardiology

D. dermatology

fear of light

A. photophobia

B. arachnophobia

C. acrophobia

D. xenophobia

What does the suffix -ologist mean?

A. person who studies

B. life

C. fear of

D. nine

the study of life and living things

A. biology

B. dermatology

C. ecology

D. geology

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

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

What does inter mean?

A. go inside

B. into

C. to be

D. between

fear of high places

A. ornithophobia

B. hemophobia

C. ailurophobia

D. acrophobia

An abnormal fear of water is called _____________.

A. hydrophobia

B. acrophobia

C. psychology

D. arachnophobia

What does syn/sym mean?

A. same

B. study of

C. to be

D. into

The study of living things is called _________.

A. biodegradable

B. claustrophobe

C. hydrophobic

D. biology

the study of humans

A. anthropology

B. dermatology

C. graphology

D. sociology

the study of the skin

A. dermatology

B. graphology

C. psychology

D. sociology

What word means “the study of the mind or behavior”?

A. dermatology

B. psychology

C. sociology

D. zoology

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

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

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

the study of the environment

A. ecology

B. geology

C. anthropology

D. biology

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

A. geology

B. zoology

C. biology

D. cardiology

fear of blood

A. hemophobia

B. acrophobia

C. ornithophobia

D. ailurophobia

fear of strangers or foreigners

A. xenophobia

B. acrophobia

C. zoophobia

D. hydrophobia


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