Science 6, Period ____ Papageorge Science “ologists” Matching In science, the suffix “-ology” means “the study of”. Below, a few of these fields or branches of science are listed. Keep in mind that there are many, many, many more! A person who studies and works in a particular field or branch has the suffix “-ologist” which means “a person who studies”. Match the following ologies to their descriptions. Write the letter in the blank. One has been done for you! This is a homework grade! C astronomy A. study of organisms and their environments botany B. the study of animals biology C. the study of birds cardiology D. the study of the stars, sun, and universe dermatology E. the study of plants ecology F. the study of the heart and its diseases entomology G. the study of rocks and minerals geology H. the study of insects herpetology I. the study of reptiles and amphibians ichthyology J. the study of x-rays and other radiant energy kinesiology K. the study of the brain/nervous system lithology L. the study of the skin and its diseases meteorology M. the study of the earth microbiology N. the study of weather neurology O. the study of living things ornithology P. the study of microscopic organisms paleontology Q. the study of diseases/disorders pathology R. the study of earthquakes and other earth vibrations radiology S. the study of poisons and their treatments seismology T. the study of the urinary system and its diseases toxicology U. the study of medical and surgical treatment of animals urology V. the study of fish veterinary medicine W. the study of the motion of the human body zoology X. the study of fossils and extinct species 1. Choose an “-ology” that is of interest to you. 2. Complete the drawing of the scientist or “-ologist” who studies that field of science by drawing the scientist as the science! For example, if you choose the ornithologist, complete the drawing of the scientist with a bird’s head/face and his hands are wings! See examples! 3. Be creative! Use map colors, construction paper, crayons, feathers, beads, etc. NO MARKERS!!!!!! 4. Create a background around your scientist that relates to the branch of science. 5. Write the branch of science AT THE TOP OR THE BOTTOM OF your picture! 6. No computer generated pictures. No magazine, photo, or internet creations/pictures. Picture is handdrawn only. 7. This is a LAB GRADE!! Consider this a mini project!!