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It’s best to know all there is to know about toothbrushes and brushing your teeth so you can properly and effectively clean your smile each day. To see how much you truly know about toothbrushes in Bellevue, Idaho, our dentist, Dr. Danton Bradshaw, encourages you to take our dental team’s toothbrush quiz!

1. What is the best kind of toothbrush to use to clean your teeth?
A. A hard-bristled toothbrush
B. A soft-bristled toothbrush

2. A soft-bristled toothbrush can effectively scrub and clean your teeth as well as care for your oral tissues.
A. True
B. False

3. It’s best to brush your teeth twice a day: every morning and every night.
A. True
B. False

4. It’s recommended to scrub your teeth for two minutes each time you brush.
A. True
B. False

5. Is an electric or manual toothbrush better to use to clean the teeth?
A. A manual toothbrush
B. An electric toothbrush
C. Both electric and manual toothbrushes are effective
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ANSWERS

1. B
2. A
3. A
4. A
5. C

Did you do well on the test? We hope so! If not, you have learned new facts about toothbrushes today and you can adjust your brushing routine accordingly, which can greatly help your smile and oral health. Call Snowy River Dental today at 208-788-2006 if you have any questions or if you need to schedule an appointment. Our dental team looks forward to hearing from and helping you!