Decay occurring on the exposed cementum of a tooth.
Root caries
Another name for premolars.
Bicuspids
Posterior tooth with a broad working surface used for grinding solid pieces of food which require the use of heavy force.
Molars
Surface of a prepared cavity which is toward the gingival surface surface.
gingival wall
Anterior tooth with a heavy point designed to cut and tear.
Canine
Where 2 fissures cross.
Pit
How many tooth Numbering Systems are there?
Three
What is the upper arch called?
Maxillary Arch
What system for counting teeth is most commonly used in the US?
Universal
What numbering system uses numbers 1-8 only?
Palmer Notation
What class of cavities include the pit and fissure?
Class 1
Anterior interproximal cavities involving the incisal angle.
Class 4
Cavities on the smooth surface of a tooth.
Class5
An MOD is an example of a _______________cavity?
Class 2
How many different type of teeth are there in a permanent dentition?
four