The science of how a humans cultural and physical development, also our beliefs, behavior and biological characteristics.


A suffix added to words to show that a person practices something.


A person who the studies the nature of how humans tend to behave, our biological characteristics, our development over time, and our social and cultural beliefs.

Anthropolog (y) -ist

When getting the word Anthropologist the -y from anthropology is dropped to get anthropolog and -ist is added to the end to get the word anthropologist. They work together because the base is the science behind human behavior and the suffix is a person who practices something so when you put them together you get anthropologist which means a person who practices the science behind human behavior.