Aero Words Quiz #1

Choose one answer for each number that correctly matches the definitions or statements in the questions. When you click on the Calculate your score button, you will receive a score and, if you choose any incorrect answers, you will also be told which questions have the wrong responses (including those that were left unanswered).

1. An organism living mainly in the air.
(a) aerogastria (b) aerobacter (c) aerobiont (d) aerology
(e) aeromorphosis

2. Producing gas; said of bacteria that liberate free gaseous products.
(a) aerogastria (b) aerogenous (c) aerobiont (d) aerodontia
(e) aerocoly

3. The study of sound transmission through the air, especially in terms of the effects of environmental noise from machinery, vehicles, aircraft, etc.
(a) aerobiosis (b) aerochorous (c) aerodonetics
(d) aeroacoustics (e) aerodontia

4. The study of air and other gases in motion, the forces that set them in motion, and the results of such motion.
(a) aerodyne (b) aerogel (c) aerodynamics (d) aerohygrophilous (e) aeromancy

5. The modification of form or structure because of exposure to air or wind.
(a) aeronautics (b) aeromorphosis (c) aerobiont (d) aerobic
(e) aerobacter

6. Existence in an atmosphere containing oxygen.
(a) aerocele (b) aerocystography (c) aerodontalgia
(d) aerobiosis (e) aerochorous

7. An organism that can live and grow only in the presence of oxygen.
(a) aerobacter (b) aerocele (c) aerobe (d) aerochorous
(e) aerodontia

8. The science of the effect of either increased or reduced atmospheric pressure on the teeth.
(a) aerodontia (b) aerodyne (c) aerogenesis (d) aerolith
(e) aeroembolism

9. Intolerant of high atmospheric humidity.
(a) aeroionotherapy (b) aeromancy (c) aeromorphosis
(d) aeronomy (e) aerohygrophobia

10. The science dealing with the physics and chemistry of the upper atmosphere; especially in regions of ionized gas.
(a) aerometry (b) aerography (c) aeroionotherapy (d) aeronomy (e) aeronautics

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