Word Sort 29: geo, therm, scope, meter, logy
Terms in this set (20)
Greek root that means "earth"
Greek root that means "heat"
Greek root that means "target or see"
Greek root that means "measure".
Greek root that means "study".
maps of the drawn Earth, especially continents, countries, bodies of water, mountains, and islands.
the study of the inside and outside of the earth, especially rock formations.
area of mathematics concerned with the measurement of shapes. Originally the Greeks used it to measure the Earth.
that which makes heat.
a device that measures the heat of an object or person.
heat that comes from inside the Earth; used as a power source.
instrument used to see things that are very far away: stars and planets.
instrument that allows us to see small things that we can't see with our eyes.
instrument that allows us to see what is above you when you are in a submarine.
instrument that measures the atmospheric pressure especially before a storm.
a unit of measurement for distance that is one one-thousandth.
a unit of measurement for distance that equals one thousand meters.
the study of stories that take place before human history--involve gods and other creatures.
the study of animals and animal behavior.
the study of word origins, especially Greek and Latin words.