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The preliminary examination for overseas trained dentists, held by the Australian Dental Council. MCQ Paper I September 05.

1- What is the percentage of the echant agent used with the composit resin restorations? a -37% of phosphoric acid in water.* b-15% c-18.5% d-41% 2-Class one preparation for amalgam restoration on premolars, how you achieve retention? a-A slightly under cut bucco-lingual. * 3-Where we can see long lasting composit resien? a-Class III.* b-Class II c-ClassV 4-In high cupper amalgam what is true? a-Form CuAg and later eliminate tin-mercury phase.* 5-Burnishing the amalgam after carving, what is the benefite? a-Completing the condensation at the marginal edges.* 6-Amalgam restoration, when you have to replace it? a-Ditching of the edges. b-The probe penetrate the area between the margin and tooth tissue. c-Fissure of the surface of the amalgam. d-When there is chronic inflammation of the pulp.* 7-During tooth preparation which is the most likely pulp horne to be exposed? a-Mesio-buccal of upper first molar.* b-Misio-buccal of lower first molar. 8-When you try to restore the upper first premolar with MO what is the difficulty? a-The concavity of the mesial surface of the root.* 9-In performing pulpectomy on the upper central incisor, what is the shape of the access cavity? a-Triangle.* 10-What is the ideal level of RCT ? a-Dentino-cemental junction.* 11-What is the desired respond of the tissue after RCT ? a-Deposition of the cementum at the foramina.* 12-In very narrow root canal which instrument do you use to extirpate the pulp a- A small K-file .* 13-After extirpation of the pulp and place a dressing on a paper point the patient comes the next day with a pain but no swelling, what is the best treatment? a-Remove the old dressing and place dressing of corticosteroid and antibiotic (Ledermix)* 14-What is the cause of the apical periodontitis after extirpation and instrumentation and temporarely dressing. a-Bacteria intraption. b-Chemical irritation of the solutions. c-Michanical irritation of the instruments. d-One or any combination of the above.* 2 15-Patient with identified,constant, throbbing, exacerbate on heat stimuli, the most likely

diagnosis is? a-Advanced pulpitis.* 16-A ten year old patient with fracture of upper central incisor and 2m.m of pulp exposure. Comes to you the next day for treatment, what is your best treatment? a-Remove 1-2 m.m of pulp tissue and place calcium hydroxide.* 17-On recall visit of patient with no symptoms, you noticed on an X-ray for none vital upper central incisor that the gotta percha point is 1m.m beyond the apex with a radiolucency. The treatment performed one month ago. What is your treatment? a-Recall visit every 3-6 months and observation.* 18- In cementing Maryland or Roche bridges, the effect is generally to, a-Lighten the colour of the teeth by the opacity of the cement b-Darken the colour of the abutment by the presence of metal on the lingual c-Have no detrimental colour effect.* d-Darken the abutment teeth by incisal metal coverage 19- In removable partial denture, the principle of an indirect retainer is that: a-Stabilise against lateral movement b-Prevent settling of major connectors c-Restrict tissue movement at the distal extension base of the partial denture.* d-Minimise movement of the base away from the supporting tissue 20- Which of the following is true regarding preparation of custom tray for elastomeric impression: a-Adhesive is preferred over perforation.* b-Perforation provides adequate retention c-Adhesive is applied immediately before procedure d-Perforations are not made in the area over the prepared tooth . 21- Which of the following will NOT be used in determination of vertical dimension? a-Aesthetic b-Phonetics c-Gothic arch tracing.* d-Swallowing 22- Where does the caries start in the proximal surface in primary teeth? a-Slightly gingival to the contact point.* 23-After restoring class II amalgam the patient comes next day complaining of bleeding, pain, and discomfort especially on chewing, what is the first thing you have to do? a-Check the contact point area.* 24-You take an impression with elastomer material poly sulphide, what is true? a-A thin dry layer of the adhesive on tray before adding the elastomer.* 25-Which impression material you can leave for one day befor pouring? a-Polyvinyl silaxone (additional cilicone) * 26-Which impression material you can’t put close to water? a-Polyethire.* 27-What is important in composit resien used for load bearing area? a-High content of filler.* 28-A small fracture of incisal edge of upper central incisor, which restoring material is the best ( it is likely to expose to high stress). a-Hybride composit.* 3 29-What is the definition of elasticity limit? a-The minimal stress needed to result in permanent deformation of the material.* 30-Why do you cast gold inlay in hot mould? a- To compensate for expansion of investment.* 31-Surveyor is not indicated for one of the following?

a-To determine the place of the indirect retainer.* 32-The gingival portion of the tooth is different in colour than the incisal portion a-Because the gingival portion has dentin backround.* 33-Which muscle is responsible for the opening to be carried out? a-Anterior belly of digastric.* 34-Which muscle control the opening of the mouth? a-Temporalis (anterior part) b-Temporalis (posterior part) c-Anterior belly of digastric. d-Myelohyoid. 35-Which muscle may affect the anterior border of the lower denture? a-Mentalis.* 36-Crown fit on the die, but on the tooth there is discrepancy about 0.3m.m, what you will do? a-Re-make the crown.* 37-The retention portion of occlusaly approach clasp in partial denture should be placed a-Partially above and partially under the survey line.* 38-Regarding the tip of the retention arm of the retainer in partial denture, what is true? a-It should engaged the predetermined undercut.* b-It should engaged the maximum undercut available. 39-The gingivaly approach retainer in chrome cobalt partial denture a-should engaged 0.25m.m below the survey line.* 40-What is the most common reason of FD failure ? a-Inadequate free way space.* 41-Ante’s low: a-The relation between the periodontal surface of the abutments and the missing teeth.* 42-Shape and irregular of ridge edge in patient need full denture what is your treatment? a-Minimal surgical intervention.* 43-What is important in determining the terminal hinge axis ? a-Kine-matic face bow.* 44-Patient with class one of malocclusion, he has canine guard occlusion, where you will face difficulties in crown preparation? a- Maxillary canine.* 45-Advantageous of over denture in comparison to immediate denture is that a-Proprioceptors.* 46-In short clinical crowns, what is true in regard to crown preparation? a-The more shorter the crown the more parallel the walls should be.* 47-Wrought metal parts of RPD is a-Has been subjected to cold work.* 48-In which position you will find the minimal vertical dimention? a-In the maximum intercuspation position.* 49-The most calcified (mineralized) part of dentin is ? a-Peri tubular dentin.* 4 50-In comparing porcelain to metal crown with full porcelain crown in anterior teeth. a-Porcelain to metal crown is more conservative (minimal reduction) in palatal surface.* 51-In comparing the major connectors of partial denture between acrylic material and metal a- Acrilic material inferior in strength and has more flexibility.* 52-In which solution we can not emersed the chrome cobalt partial denture for long period?

a-Hypo chloride sodium solution.* 53-Gingival inflammation in patient with removable partial denture is due to a-Plaque accumulations.* 54-Which cement is not compatible with composite resin? a-ZoE cement.* 55-The pulp chamber reduces in size, in case of none pathologic situation because of a-Deposit of secondary dentin.* 56-The pulp in old person compare to young person what is true? a-Less cells and more fibres (collagen).*