Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

General Prefixes1


prefix word element or part that is added to the beginning of the word root; identified by the hyphen after the prefix
pre- before
post- after
anti- against
ante- before; forward
hemi- half
multi- many
neo- new
sub- under; below
endo- within
epi- above; upon
hypo- below; deficient
peri- around;surrounding
poly- many
ab- away from
ad- to; toward
astr- star
auto- self
brady- slow
ect- outside;outer
en- within;in
ex- out;outer
infra- below;inferior
inter- between;among
intra- within
iso- same;equal
macro- large
meta- change;after;beyond
micro- small
multi- many
pan- all
para- near;beside
retro- behind;backward
semi- half
super- above;over;excess
supra- above;on top of
sym- with;association
syn- together;with;union
tachy- fast
general prefixes often refer to size, shape, direction, and location
Created by: Amaier