Dental Health

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Dental Health Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz over the knowledge of dental health.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To clean the biting or chewing surfaces of the teeh, hold the bristles so they are
    • A. 

      Straight up

    • B. 

      Slightly to the right

    • C. 

      Straight down

    • D. 

      Slightly to the left

  • 2. 
    To prevent gum disease, floss and brush with a
    • A. 

      Soft toothbrush

    • B. 

      Medium Toothbrush

    • C. 

      Hard Toothbrush

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 3. 
    The most common sites of mouth cancer are
    • A. 

      Teeth and gums

    • B. 

      Tongue and floor

    • C. 

      Roof of the mouth

    • D. 

      Gums and tongue

  • 4. 
    Brush no more than
    • A. 

      1 time a day

    • B. 

      2 times a day

    • C. 

      3 times a day

    • D. 

      4 times a day

  • 5. 
    Brushing with             toothpaste at least twice a day is most important in preventing dental decay. 
    • A. 

      Whitening

    • B. 

      Tartar control

    • C. 

      Sensitive

    • D. 

      Fluoride

  • 6. 
    Always use              toothpaste.
  • 7. 
    Brush your teeth at least        times a day.
  • 8. 
    To protect your teeth against sporting injuries, have your dentist make a custom made                                              
  • 9. 
    Smoking can lead to            of the mouth which is often fatal.
  • 10. 
                    not only damages your general health but also cause problems in your mouth.
  • 11. 
    Due to fluoride, todays young people may never need a               .
  • 12. 
    To prevent gum disease, it is important to use a small, soft toothbrush with daily use of dental floss.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Smoking can lead to gum disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The first signs of tooth decay are black areas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Brushing too often can damage your gums.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Once plaque has hardened into calculus, brushing can remove it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False