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
A. Can you match these prefixes, suffixes, and word roots with their definitions?
prim- amphi- arthr- -pod homo- (or homeo-) post-(or postero-) ploid
both, double, two: __________
B. Can you match these prefixes, suffixes, and word roots with their definitions?
sym- proto- allo- pater(or patr-) co- eu- equi- poly-
with or together with: __________
true, good: __________
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