The Dental Health Quiz! Trivia

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The Dental Health Quiz! Trivia

. What do you know about dental health? Do you think you understand enough to pass this quiz? Dental and oral health is an crucial part of your overall health and well- being. Poor oral hygiene could lead to dental cavities and gum disease. It has also been linked to numerous health issues, as keeping your teeth and gums healthy keeps you healthy. Take this quiz and see what you know about dental health.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A child should be seen by a dentist by what age?
    • A. 

      1 year

    • B. 

      2 years

    • C. 

      3 years

    • D. 

      5 years

  • 2. 
    Halitosis is the medical term for which of the following
    • A. 

      Plaque build up

    • B. 

      Bad breath

    • C. 

      Black hairy tongue

  • 3. 
    Black hairy tongue is a deadly disease.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      It can be

  • 4. 
    Toothbrushes should be replaced every ___________ months.
    • A. 

      2-3

    • B. 

      4-5

    • C. 

      6-7

    • D. 

      7 or more

  • 5. 
    Which of the following usually precedes gum disease?
    • A. 

      Tooth loss

    • B. 

      Cavities

    • C. 

      Gingivitis

  • 6. 
    Bacteria that live on your teeth are the major cause of ____________
    • A. 

      Bad breath

    • B. 

      Cavities

    • C. 

      Both

  • 7. 
    In infants, baby teeth can appear as early as 
    • A. 

      Birth

    • B. 

      3 months

    • C. 

      6 months

  • 8. 
    Whitening toothpastes work by __________________
    • A. 

      Removing stains from teeth

    • B. 

      Bleaching the tooth enamel

    • C. 

      Coating the teeth with a film