NorCal Module 2 – Week 1 – Part B: Instrumentation

1. Which handpiece or attachment will this mandrel fit into?

 
 
 
 
2. The instrument pictured below is a:

 
 
 
 
3. The instrument used to remove overhang of of amalgam interproximally is a:
 
 
 
 
4. The purpose of a mouth mirror is to:
 
 
 
 
5. Which instrument can be classified as an examination instrument?
 
 
 
 
6. A cement spatula is classified as a/an:
 
 
 
 
7. An instrument used to smooth and polish amalgam is called a:
 
 
 
 
8. What classification is the instrument shown below?

 
 
 
 

9. A big fancy word for supplies is .

10. An instrument used to measure sulcus depth is a:
 
 
 
 
11. The shank of a rotary instrument (bur) is the:
 
 
 
 
12. Which instrument is classified as a burnisher but actually carves AND polishes?
 
 
 
 

13. RPMs stands for .

14. The primary reason a highspeed handpiece sprays water is:
 
 
 
 
15. A slowspeed handpiece holds:
 
 
 
 
 
16. An RDA can use an ultrasonic scaler:
 
 
 
 

17. The cuts in a finishing bur are properly called .

18. A snap-on mandrel is also called a mandrel.

19. “Greenies” and “brownies” are finishing and/or polishing rotary instruments made of:
 
 
 
 
20. A polishing wheel made of rubber impregnated with aluminum oxide is a:
 
 
 
 
21. The powder most commonly used in an air abrasion unit is:
 
 
 
 
22. Match each picture with the correct name.
Hollenback

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Amalgam carrier

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Cleoid-discoid

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Condenser (plugger)

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Periodontal Probe

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Hollenback

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Amalgam carrier

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Cleoid-discoid

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Condenser (plugger)

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Periodontal Probe

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Hollenback

Unselect

Amalgam carrier

Unselect

Cleoid-discoid

Unselect

Condenser (plugger)

Unselect

Periodontal Probe

Unselect

Hollenback

Unselect

Amalgam carrier

Unselect

Cleoid-discoid

Unselect

Condenser (plugger)

Unselect

Periodontal Probe

Unselect

Hollenback

Unselect

Amalgam carrier

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Cleoid-discoid

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Condenser (plugger)

Unselect

Periodontal Probe

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23. When setting up instruments on a tray, they should be set up from to .

24. Cotton pliers are not only used to carry items to and from the mouth, they are also used to:
 
 
 
 
25. The area between the “free gingiva” and the tooth is properly called the:
 
 
 
 
26. Healthy sulcus depth is:
 
 
 
 
27. Amalgam is:
 
 
 
 
28. An instrument used to compact material into a tooth is called a:
 
 
 
 
29. Instruments used to trim excess composite interproximately are called:
 
 
 
 
30. Universal pliers used in dentistry (primarily in ortho though I don’t think I said that in the video) are called:
 
 
 
 
31. The purpose of articulating paper is to:
 
 
 
 
32. The handpiece that is used to cut tooth structure and bone is the:
 
 
 
 
33. Which handpiece holds friction grip burs?
 
 
 
 
34. Ultrasonic scalers are typically used by:
 
 
 
 
35. Excess composite can be trimmed with diamond burs or with:
 
 
 
 
36. Attachments for the slowspeed include:
 
 
 
 
37. Most likely, at some point in the near future, traditional impressions will be replaced with modern technology.
 
 
38. One type of x-ray unit that provides large images of the entire mouth is called a/an:
 
 
 
 
39. Permanent crowns and bridges can be imaged and fabricated “chairside” with the use of a/an:
 
 
 
 
40. A machine used to smooth and polish prosthetic devices in the lab is called a/an:
 
 
 
 

 

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