Home Economics - Teeth

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Home Economics - Teeth
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2013-04-18 12:48:12
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Teeth
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  1. Identify the part labelled A on the digram of the teeth
    Premolars for grinding

  2. Identify the part labelled B on the diagram of the teeth
    Molars for grinding
  3. Identify the part labelled C on the diagram of the teeth

    Incisors for biting
  4. Identify the part labelled D on the diagram of the teeth


    Canines for tearing

  5. Identify the part labelled A on the diagram of the tooth
    Enamel
  6. Identify the part labelled B on the diagram of the tooth

    Pulp cavity
  7. Identify the part labelled C on the diagram of the tooth

    Bone
  8. Identify the part labelled D on the diagram of the tooth

    Cementum
  9. Identify the part labelled E on the diagram of the tooth

    Blood vessels
  10. Identify the part labelled F on the diagram of the tooth
    Dentine
  11. What is plaque?
    Plaque contains food and bacteria

    If the teeth are not brushed, the bacteria begins digesting the food and acid is made

    This acid burns into the tooth and causes it to decay
  12. What is fluoride?
    This is a mineral added to water to strengthen our teeth and help prevent tooth decay
  13. Name and explain two dental products
    1. Dental floss cleans between the teeth

    2. Mouthwash helps kill the bacteria in plaque
  14. List four points that should be remembered when caring for teeth and gums
    1. Eat calcium rich foods

    2. Avoid sugary food and drinks

    3. Brush teeth after meals

    4. Go to the dentist every 6 months

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