Numerical Prefixes

Name the words with prefixes pertaining to numbers.

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Mono-[1] Eyeglass
Uni-[1] Single-wheeled vehicle
Bi-[2] Cut in half
Di-[2] Two-element electron device
Du-[2] A formal fight
Tri-[3] Camera support
Quad-[4] A building with four units
Quat-[4] Four-line stanza
Tetra-[4] Geometric figure bounded by four plane triangular faces
Penta-[5] U.S. Department of Defense
Quin-[5] Two violins, two violas, and one cello, e.g.
Hexa-[6] Star of David shape
Sext-[6] Astronomical instrument used for measuring angular distances
Hepta-[7] A verse of seven metrical feet
Sept-[7] Seventh month of the early Roman calendar
Oct-[8] In music, B to B, e.g.
Nona-[9] Polygon consisting of nine angles and nine sides
Deca-[10] The Ten Commandments, e.g.
Centi-[100] Alternative term for the Celsius scale
Hect-[100] One hundred ares (land measure)
Sesquicent-[150] Celebration commemoratng fifteen decades
Kilo-[1000] The K in KPH
Mill-[1000] The years from 1001 to 2000, e.g.

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