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Question Icon How many teeth will you have as an adult?

 


Question Icon Wisdom teeth are your very first molars.

 


Question IconHow many times a day should you floss your teeth?

 


Question Icon You can have 1,000 to 100,000 bacterium living on your teeth at any one time.  

 

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The answer is 32. Adults end up with 32 teeth.

There are even special kinds of teeth that do certain things for us. The teeth in the front of your mouth are called incisors and they cut up the food you eat into smaller bits. You also have four cuspids (also called canine teeth) that have pointed edges to help tear food. Then there are four premolars that crush the food, and twelve molars in the back to grind it. All of these teeth make the food you eat much easier to digest once it gets into your stomach.

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Adults end up with 32 teeth.

There are even special kinds of teeth that do certain things for us. The teeth in the front of your mouth are called incisors and they cut up the food you eat into smaller bits. You also have four cuspids (also called canine teeth) that have pointed edges to help tear food. Then there are four premolars that crush the food, and twelve molars in the back to grind it. All of these teeth make the food you eat much easier to digest once it gets into your stomach.

Sorry, that is incorrect.

The answer is 32. Adults end up with 32 teeth.

There are even special kinds of teeth that do certain things for us. The teeth in the front of your mouth are called incisors and they cut up the food you eat into smaller bits. You also have four cuspids (also called canine teeth) that have pointed edges to help tear food. Then there are four premolars that crush the food, and twelve molars in the back to grind it. All of these teeth make the food you eat much easier to digest once it gets into your stomach.

Sorry, that is incorrect.

The answer is 32. Adults end up with 32 teeth.

There are even special kinds of teeth that do certain things for us. The teeth in the front of your mouth are called incisors and they cut up the food you eat into smaller bits. You also have four cuspids (also called canine teeth) that have pointed edges to help tear food. Then there are four premolars that crush the food, and twelve molars in the back to grind it. All of these teeth make the food you eat much easier to digest once it gets into your stomach.

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The answer is False. Wisdom teeth are the last set of molars to grow – often not appearing until between the ages of 17 and 21.

Most people have their wisdom teeth taken out so that their other teeth stay straight and to lessen pain from having new, unnecessary teeth come in.

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Wisdom teeth are the last set of molars to grow – often not appearing until between the ages of 17 and 21.

Most people have their wisdom teeth taken out so that their other teeth stay straight and to lessen pain from having new, unnecessary teeth come in.

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The answer is 1. You only need to floss once a day to gain all of flossing’s benefits.

Your teeth and gums will be cleaner and more healthy if you keep this habit up. If you don’t, remember that at least 35 percent of your tooth surface stays dirty – no matter how much you brush.

Sorry, that is incorrect.

The answer is 1. You only need to floss once a day to gain all of flossing’s benefits.

Your teeth and gums will be cleaner and more healthy if you keep this habit up. If you don’t, remember that at least 35 percent of your tooth surface stays dirty – no matter how much you brush.

Sorry, that is incorrect.

The answer is 1. You only need to floss once a day to gain all of flossing’s benefits.

Your teeth and gums will be cleaner and more healthy if you keep this habit up. If you don’t, remember that at least 35 percent of your tooth surface stays dirty – no matter how much you brush.

Correct!

You only need to floss once a day to gain all of flossing’s benefits.

Your teeth and gums will be cleaner and more healthy if you keep this habit up. If you don’t, remember that at least 35 percent of your tooth surface stays dirty – no matter how much you brush.

Sorry, that is incorrect.

The answer is 1. You only need to floss once a day to gain all of flossing’s benefits.

Your teeth and gums will be cleaner and more healthy if you keep this habit up. If you don’t, remember that at least 35 percent of your tooth surface stays dirty – no matter how much you brush.

Sorry, that is incorrect.

The answer is False. You can actually have a lot more than that.

That is the healthy level of bacteria if you take care of your teeth. If you don’t brush and floss, your mouth will have even more bacteria putting you at greater risk for cavities.

Correct!

You can actually have a lot more than that.

That is the healthy level of bacteria if you take care of your teeth. If you don’t brush and floss, your mouth will have even more bacteria putting you at greater risk for cavities.

 

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