Dental Aptitude Test (DAT) (Canada)

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Dental Aptitude Test (DAT) (Canada)

The DAT is a simple and interesting test. It is used to access the competence of intending dental students. Take this quiz if you think you know about this test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of examination is the DAT examination?
    • A. 

      Computer based test

    • B. 

      Paper based test

    • C. 

      Standardized test

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Who is the developer or administrator of the DAT test?
    • A. 

      American Association of Medical Colleges

    • B. 

      Canadian Dental Association (CDA)

    • C. 

      American Dental Association

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    What is the purpose of the DAT test?
    • A. 

      Used to secure employments

    • B. 

      Used to screen lecturers

    • C. 

      Admissions in graduate management programs of business schools

    • D. 

      Admissions to dental colleges

  • 4. 
    What year was this examination started?
    • A. 

      1928

    • B. 

      1966

    • C. 

      1940

    • D. 

      1959

  • 5. 
    What is the duration of the DAT examination?
    • A. 

      3 hours

    • B. 

      2.5 hours

    • C. 

      3.5 hours

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    What is the validity period of the DAT examination?
    • A. 

      6 years

    • B. 

      2 to 3years

    • C. 

      4 to 5 years

    • D. 

      5 years

  • 7. 
    How often is this test offered?
    • A. 

      30 times a year

    • B. 

      20 times a year

    • C. 

      2 times a year

    • D. 

      15 times a year

  • 8. 
    How many Dental schools offer this test?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      5

  • 9. 
    Where are the scores or grades used?
    • A. 

      Business colleges

    • B. 

      Science colleges

    • C. 

      Dental colleges

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    What language is used to set the questions?
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      German

    • D. 

      Arabic