# 6.8: §130. Exercises, Chapter 20

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## §130. Exercises, Chapter 20

A.Give schematic analyses and definitions for the following words, all of which contain numerical roots. Indicate whether the source is Greek or Latin.

 e.g., centipede < L cent(i)- (hundred) + -pede (foot); “having 100 feet.” 1. hexameter ___________________________________________________ 2. tripod ___________________________________________________ 3. quadrangle ___________________________________________________ 4. octahedron ___________________________________________________ 5. duplicate ___________________________________________________ 6. hemisphere ___________________________________________________ 7. millennium ___________________________________________________ 8. quinquefoliate ___________________________________________________ 9. dyarchy ___________________________________________________ 10. sexagenarian ___________________________________________________

B.Using the format given in §117, write out analyses for the following English words:

 1. polychrome ___________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________ 2. leukemia ___________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________ 3. trigonometry ___________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________ 4. geomorphology ___________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________ 5. photophobia ___________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________

For Key to Exercises (Greek), see Appendix III.

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