Take this month’s quiz on dental-related fun facts and see how many you can get correct.
How much does an elephant’s tooth weigh? a) One Pound b.) Four Pounds c.) Six Pounds d.) Ten Pounds
Over a lifetime you create enough saliva to fill: a) A Kiddie Pool b.) A Hot Tub c.) Two Swimming Pools d.) Lake Superior
A drop of saliva has more than: a) 100 Bacteria b.) 100,000 Bacteria c.) 1 Million Bacteria d.) 100 Million Bacteria
What is the most common toothbrush color? a) Red b.) Blue c.) Green d.) Pink
How long have people been using the toothbrush? a) 200 Years b.) 1,000 Years c.) 3,000 Years d.) 10,000 Years
What percent of adults do not brush twice a day? a) 25% b.) 35% c.) 55% d.) 65%
How many days does a person spend brushing their teeth over a lifetime? a) 17 Days b.) 26 Days c.) 38 Days d.) 47 Days
If you don’t floss how much of the tooth surface are you missing? a) 25% b.) 35% c.) 45% d.) 50%
Flossing daily can extend your life: a) Two Years b.) Three Years c.) Four Years d.) Six Years
How many fillings does the average person have? a) Two b.) Four c.) Seven d.) Ten
What percent of adults have had a tooth extracted? a) 22% b.) 43% c.) 65% d.) 74%
What percent of adults have no natural teeth? a) 6% b.) 10% c.) 12% d.) 20%
If you want to know the answers, check the bottom of this page. But don’t peek until you answer all the questions!
Dental Quiz Answer Key