The Ultimate Orthodontics for Kids Quiz
If you've got a mouthful of crooked, mismatched chompers, don't fret. You're not alone, and this quiz will help you figure out how to get that straight, beautiful smile of your dreams.
What does malocclusion mean?
- misaligned teeth
- crowded teeth
When did people start wearing braces?
- around 2000 B.C.
- the 1300s
- the early 1900s
Edward Angle is known as the father of modern orthodontics. When did he practice?
How many years of school must students complete after their undergraduate degree to get an orthodontics degree?
- two to four
- three to five
- six to seven
At what age should children first see an orthodontist?
About what percentage of orthodontics patients are adults?
If you're seeing an orthodontist, about how often will you have appointments?
- once a month
- 1.5 months to 3 months
- every 6 months
True or False: If your orthodontist recommends braces, you'll be a wearing them for at least a year.
True or False: Orthodontic treatment helps lower your risk of gum disease.
About how much should you expect to pay for a full orthodontics treatment for a child?