Try our quiz for a bit of fun and see how much you know about teeth!
How many teeth does an adult have?
A. Teeth? What teeth?
When is it most important to clean your teeth?
A. At night.
B. In the morning.
C. On a Sunday night before the start of another week.
What age do the first deciduous (baby) teeth erupt at?
A. 9 months .
B. 7 months
C. 6 months.
How often should you visit your dentist to maintain healthy teeth?
A. Annually .
B. Every 6 months.
C. When your teeth start to feel grubby.
What is the purpose of disclosing tablets?
A. To make decay apparent on your teeth so you can clean your teeth effectively.
B. To make gum disease apparent so you can clean your teeth effectively.
C. To make plaque apparent on your teeth so you can clean your teeth effectively.
Ideally how long should you spend brushing your teeth each time you do so?
A. 1 - 3 minutes with only two tooth surfaces concentrated at a time.
B. 2 - 3 minutes with only three tooth surfaces concentrated at a time.
C. 3 - 5 minutes with only two tooth surfaces concentrated at a time.
Gum disease can be avoided by:
A. An efficient oral hygiene regime.
B. Not eating too many sweets.
C. Using fluoride toothpaste.
D. Avoiding fizzy drinks.
Childrens' teeth should be brushed from:
A. Age 6 years.
B. As soon as their first dental appointment.
C. As soon as eruption begins.
D. Age 4 years.