To keep you in the loop on basic dental facts and good-to-know oral health information, we've created this multiple-choice quiz. Take a shot at it and check your answers at the bottom of the page when you're done. We guarantee by the end you will learn something about your teeth you never thought you needed to know... until now.
What better way to educate our patients on bettering their oral health than a little trivia?
Q1: You are more likely to get a cavity if the last time you had a cavity filled was...
Q2: Which of the following is a greater risk for cavities?
Q3: It's okay to put a baby to bed with a bottle of juice or milk...
Q4: The hardest material in the human body is...
Q5: Living in a fluoridated community helps reduce my risk for tooth decay.
Q6: How many teeth do adults have? (most of the time, assuming wisdom teeth are still in!)
Q7: How long should you brush your teeth for?
Q8: If your tooth falls out, what should you do? (other than book an appointment)
Q9: The first toothbrush with bristles was made in which country?
Q10: Which teeth are the largest?
You're all done. Check your answers below and if any of these oral health facts raise any concerns or questions, please contact us and we'll give you a more in-depth breakdown.
Q1-Q4: b, e, c, b,
Q5: Whether you picked a, b or c, you should care and find out! If your water supply is not fluoridated, make fluoride toothpaste part of your daily routine.
Q6-Q10: c, a, b, c, c