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Maxillary molars are shorter in which direction?
occlusocervically
Maxillary Molars develope from how many lobes
4 or 5 Lobes
Maxillary molars are wider (thicker) in shich direction
buccolingually
Number of cusps? 1st molar have, 2nd molar, 3rd molar.
1st- 4 or 5
2nd- 3 or 4
3rd- 3 or 4
List cusps from largest to smallest:
mesiolingual, mesiobuccal, distobuccal, distolingual, cusp of carabelli
Cusp of carabelli is found of which tooth? Where?
Max. 1st molar On the ML cusp, seperated from ML cusp by a ML groove
How many buccal cusps are there on Maxillary molars?
2 buccal cusps
Buccal cusps are seperated by
A buccal groove and a lingual pit often found at the end of buccal groove
Which molar has a buccal pit at the end of the buccal groove?
Max. 1st molar
Max. molars have _____ roots:_____is largest, then_____, and _______ is the smallest root.
3
lingual
MB
DB
How many root canals does a 1st molar have?_____ A 2nd molar? 3rd molar______.
4
3
3
A_________is the area where the roots come together, and the _________ is the baseof this area?
trifurcation
crotch
Which root on which tooth is described as bannana shaped?
Lingual root on Maxillary 1st molar..bends buccally
A 4 cusped molar is described as_______shaped
rhomboidal
A 3 cusped molar is dscribed as_______shaped
heart shaped
How many triangular ridges will you find on a maxillary molar?
5 triangular ridges
What is the structure that runs DB to ML on the occlusal surface of the max. molars?
oblique ridge or transverse ridge
Name the transverse ridge you will find on a max. molar?
mesial transverse and oblique ridge
Name the pits you will find on a max molar?
central
distal
mesial
Name the large fossa?
Central
Distal
Name the small fossa?
Mesial and distal triangular
Max. molars will erupt after their mand. counterparts.
true
Which tooth has most wrinkled appearance
Max 3rd molar
The cusp of carabelli is ______ always attached to _____ cusp?
afunctional
ML
WHich root on Max. 1st molar has 2 root canals?
MB
Which marginal ridge is more cervically located(higher)?
distal marginal
Which marginal ridge is more occlusally located(lower)
mesial marginal
Name the structure that separates the cusp of carabelli
ML groove
The oblique ridge is more prominent on which tooth?
Max 1st molar
Which tooth has the longest root trunk?
3rd max molar