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Problem: A. Can you match these prefixes, suffixes, and word roots with their definitions?prim-          amphi-           arthr-           -pod           homo- (or homeo-)          post-(or postero-)             ploid chromosomes: __________first:  __________both, double, two: __________behind: __________same: __________foot __________joint: __________B. Can you match these prefixes, suffixes, and word roots with their definitions?sym-        proto-          allo-        pater(or patr-)           co-           eu-          equi-           poly-same: __________father:  __________with or together with:  __________first:  __________many:  __________true, good: __________other:  __________equal: __________

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For A. chromosomes: –ploid → diploid

first:  prim → primary

both, double, two: amphi → amphibia

behind: post– (or postero–) → posterior

same: homo– (or homeo–) → homeostasis

foot: –pod → cephalopod

joint: arthr → cephalopod

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A. Can you match these prefixes, suffixes, and word roots with their definitions?

prim-          amphi-           arthr-           -pod           homo- (or homeo-)          post-(or postero-)             ploid 


chromosomes: __________

first:  __________

both, double, two: __________

behind: __________

same: __________

foot __________

joint: __________


B. Can you match these prefixes, suffixes, and word roots with their definitions?

sym-        proto-          allo-        pater(or patr-)           co-           eu-          equi-           poly-


same: __________

father:  __________

with or together with:  __________

first:  __________

many:  __________

true, good: __________

other:  __________

equal: __________

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