Buzz·Posted on Sep 18, 2018Only An English Major Can Get A 9/12 On This Word Root TestHey, this is good SAT practice.by Anjali PatelBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLinkBuzzFeed Quiz Party! Take this quiz with friends in real time and compare resultsCheck it out! Roots are basic building blocks of words that often take the form of prefixes and suffixes. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox / Via giphy.com For example, take "astrology." "Astro" is a root word that means "stars" and "ology" denotes a field of study. Smack the two together and you get "the study of the movement of stars and planets as they impact terrestrial affairs." Astrology! Check your word root knowledge in the quiz below. Good luck!