The Teeth Quiz
Cheek tooth found between the canine teeth and molars; also called bicuspids
Plaque that has become calcified and is firmly adhered to teeth
This is a cross section of a human tooth. The ‘X’ is a _____
Used for tearing and located at the corners of the incisors. longer than the other and pointed at the top.
Hard, white substance covering the dentin of the crown of the tooth.
Bonelike connective tissue that covers the root of the tooth
Consists of nerves, blood vessels, and loose connective tissue.
How many permanent teeth do canines have?
What is the medical term for baby teeth?
Soft tissue within the center of a tooth, consisting of cells, vessels, and nerves
Which of the following is chemical digestion?
A. Teeth crushing food
B. Saliva dissolving food
C. Smooth muscle churning the food
What is the canine permanent dental formula?
A. 4( I2/2, C1/1, P3/3, M2/3)
B. 2( I3/3, C1/1, P4/4, M2/3)
C. 2( I3/3, C2/2, P4/4, M3/3)
D. 2( I3/3, C1/1, P2/2, M2/2)
What causes periodontal disease?
A. bad diet
B. accumulation of bacteria and plaque on teeth and in gingival sulcus
C. not brushing teeth daily
A. I 4/4
B. I 4/3
C. I 3/4
D. P 3/4
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