Test your Dental IQ

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Test your Dental IQ

Regular Dental Visits and a scrupulous home hygiene program can keep your breath fresh and your smile sweet. How's your D.I.Q? (Dental Intelligence Quotient). Take a Quiz and find out…

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1) When requiring cosmetic dentistry, the first procedure to do is:

a) Porcelain Veneers

b) Orthodontics

c) Teeth Whitening

d) Bonding

e) Root Canal Treatment



2) Risk factors for developing tooth decay are:

a) dry mouth

a) smoking

c) bad oral hygiene

d)a mother with active tooth decay

e) all of the above



3) The dark line that is sometimes visible above crowns is mainly because of:

a) metal in the crown that stained the gum line

b) old defective fillings

c) gum infection

d) gum disease



4) Gum disease is the silent disease that can lead to tooth loss. Which of the following is not a symptom:

a) bad breath

b) bleeding gums

c) yellow teeth

d) receding gums

e) mobile teeth