Dental Specialties

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Dentistry Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is to help me study for the dental specialties exam 4. All the information comes from the Specialties Book #2 and from the hand outs.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the Orthodontic treatment that stops problems from occuring?
    • A. 

      Corrective Orthodontics

    • B. 

      Interceptive Orthodontics

    • C. 

      Preventice Orthodontics

  • 2. 
    What is the Orthodontic treatment that corrects developing problems?
    • A. 


    • B. 


    • C. 


  • 3. 
    Who is the father of orthodontics?
  • 4. 
    Dr. Edward H. Angle believed the key to occlusion was the?
    • A. 

      1st Molar

    • B. 


    • C. 

      2nd Molar

    • D. 

      3rd Molar

  • 5. 
    Elastics function best when worn?
  • 6. 
    The three classifications of ortho treatment are preventive, interceptive, and corrective.
    • A. 


    • B. 


  • 7. 
    Separators are placed _____ to ____ days prior to fitting and cementation of the bands.
  • 8. 
    The amount of stress an arch wire can resist before breaking is?
  • 9. 
    The distance a wire can be deflected before coming distorted?
  • 10. 
    The ability of a wire to spring back to its original form after being bent?
  • 11. 
    The most common type of retainer?
  • 12. 
    Class I is also called?
    • A. 


    • B. 


    • C. 


  • 13. 
    Orthodontics look at patients in 3 dimensions. List these dimensions.
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