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Ch8 Multiple choice
Name the first period of prenatal development
Which period of prenatal development is the most critical?
The embryonic layer that differentiates into cartilage, bones, and muscles is
Which branchial arch forms the bones, muscles and nerves of the face and the lower lip?
Which branchial arch forms the side and front of the necks?
The hard and soft palates are formed by the union of the primary and secondary
When does the development of the human face occur?
fifth to eighth weeks
At birth, how many teeth are in various stages of development?
What factors can have a prenatal influence on dental development?
Name the process for the laying down or adding of bone.
Name the process of bone loss or removal.
Growth, calcification, and "blank" are the three primary periods in tooth formation.
The final stage in the growth period is the
What is formed in the occlusal surface when multiple cusps join together?
What is the name of the process by which teeth move into a functional position in the oral cavity?
The portion of the tooth that is visible in the mouth is the
The cementoenamel junction is located
between the cementum and the enamel
The hardest substance in the human body is
What is the name of the largest mineral component in enamel?
Pain is transmitted through dentin by way of
The type of dentin that is also known as
The pulp is made up of
What type of cells form the intercellular substance of the pulp?
The primary function of the periodontal ligament is
to support the tooth
to maintain the tooth
to retain the tooth
Which type of oral mucosa forms the inside of the cheeks, lips, and soft palate?