Dentistry Quizzes & Trivia

Prepare yourself to open your mouth wide! If the world of toothy grins makes you smile, then get ready to take our dentistry trivia quizzes! Have you ever wondered why some people get gum disease, how a cavity forms, and what a root canal surgery is?

If you are interested in the world of dentistry then test your knowledge with our delightful dentistry quizzes! Answer questions such as, “What causes tooth decay?”, “At what age should a child start going to the dentist?” and, “What is halitosis?”

Whether you dread going to the dentist or enjoy your check ups, learn some fun facts about your pearly whites and how to keep them in top shape. Bring out the inner dentist within and take our dentistry quizzes! Good luck! 

A dentist can be seen to have a lot of instruments on their desk and as a dentistry student you should be well informed what they look like, their names and use. Do you believe you can identify any dental instrument that is put...

Questions: 66  |  Attempts: 2930   |  Last updated: Apr 10, 2019
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    what is this?

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    Similar to composites in composition

Write your contact information below very clearly as this helps us to properly register your credits to your board and communicate with you.   Read the questions carefully and answer them True or False. This test is...

Questions: 40  |  Attempts: 150   |  Last updated: Apr 1, 2013
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    Infection control is a number of recommended safety measures that dentists put into practice to protect their patients and staff in the office.

How much do you know about personal dental hygiene? Take our quiz to find out.

Questions: 4  |  Attempts: 126   |  Last updated: Feb 14, 2013
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    How often should you change your toothbrush?

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    LVTs can perform dental extractions in the state of Michigan

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Dentistry Questions & Answers

Is the given sentence true or false? Taking a health history of a new patient prior to entering the examination room is of utmost importance to prepare the room accordingly.
Dental operatorysare prone to be contaminated by splatters, aerosols, direct and indirect. Universal guidelines and precautions are set up for infection prevention regardless of health history.
What is one important way that local anesthetic drugs differ from all other drugs used in dentistry?
Local anesthetics cease to have any effect when they enter the bloodstream. From there, they are as harmless as a piece of fruit in the bloodstream. Most drugs need to enter the bloodstream to be effective. However, local anesthetics are only meant t