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Vinaya 5 Bh~t BSc BOS MDS (Prostho) ONB Assistan t Professor

Department of Prosthodontics
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Fixed Partial Denture

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Complete Denture Prosthodontics ... 213

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Prosthodontics, Misce/lllnt'Ous) Bibliognlphy ................................................................ 35J

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Section One

Fixed Partial Denture Prosthodontics

1. An ,lCcural e me d ical his to ry helps: A. In deciding the treatmen t methodology

B. In identifying the possible risk factors to denia l

facul ty C. In assessing the oral manifestations

D . In all of the abQve

2. Following are systemic conditions that affect the

pfriodontium exupt:

A. Diabetes

B. Epilepsy D. Pregnancy

3. Eroded teeth are ~ common si gn of followin g conditions except:

B. Hiiltal hernia C. Bulimia D. Anorex ia nervosa 4. Temporomandibulu jo int ca n be located by paipa tins : A. Just posterior to the auricular tragi B. Just antl'rior to the a uricular tragi C. Anterior to the a uricular tragi, while patient opens and doses the mand ible D . Posterior to the auricular tragi while patient opens and doses the mandible


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S. Auri cular palpation with light anterior pressures helps

determine potential disorder in the: A. Anterior attach men t of the dis k B. Middle attachment of the disk C. Capsular ligament D. Poste rior a tta chme nt of the dis k
6. Maximum lateral movement of mandible is: A. 10 mm

B. 15 mm C. 12 mm D. 20 mm
7. Solberg-Krogh-Pouls e n and Olssen described: A. Smile analySiS B. Comprehensive muscle palpation C. 1MJ examination D . li p examina tion 8. Smile anillys is help5 in: A. Trea tme nt planning B. Margin place ment of crowns C. Both ' A' and 'B' D . Periodontal considera tions 9. lateral utent of smile depends on following except: A. Width of the alveolar proct"Ss B. Length of the alveolar process C. Length of the up pe r lip D . Mobility of the upper li p 10. The dark sp~ce visible between m.u:illary and mandibular teeth when patient laughs, is called as: A. Corridor space B. li ngual space C. Negative space D . Donders space


9 A

10 C

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11. " Walkin g" ci rcumferenli ally through gingival sulcus dete rmines: A. Depth of the periodontal pocket B. Depth of the gingival sulcus C. Sudden change in attachment level D. All of the above 12. For a good .butm ent selection, th e gingiva s hould be: A. Sharply pointed at the interdental area 8 . Keratinized C. Tightly bound D. AI! of the above

13. Mylu s trip un be used to detect: A. Occlusal conl3cts in eccentric movement B. Fremitus C. Crepitus D. Clicking
14. In tucus pal position ha~ been earlier referred 10 as: A. Cen tric relation 8. Eccentric relation C. Centric occlusion D . Slide in centric
15. Slid e in ce nlric is:

A. B. C. D.

Present in most of the natural dentition Abno rmal in natural dentition Has a vertical and a horizontal component Both 'A' and 'C' are correct

16. freml lus ind icales: A. Periodontal mobility B. Overcrowding C. Migration D . Tooth contact during lateral excu rsions

11 D

12 D

13 A


15 D


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17. In the presence of protective refiens: A. Patient moves the jaw with ease B. Jaw can be guided through hinge closure easily C. Masticatory func tion can be easily assessed D . Jaw maneu ve rabili ty is di fficult


B. C.

films are n()t sa ti sfactory f()r: Assessing bone support Root morphology Caries All of the above film s are espu ially useful in assessing: Buried root tips Impacted third molOlcs Bone prior to implant placement All of the above




B. C.

20. V ila lily te s tin g can be done us ing one of the fo ll ow in g exce,,': A. Electrical s timulation B. Stethoscope C. Th(>rmal stimulation D . Percussion
21 . Vi t.alit y tes ts determine only: A . Effe rent nerve supply B. Blood s upply C. Afferent nerve su ppl y D . CNS

22. Mounted cas ts: A. Determine the static relationship of the teeth B. Determine the dynamic re lationship of teeth C. Revea l occlusion not detectable in the mouth D. Do all of the above
23. Articulator selection depends on the following except:

A. Type and complexi ty of treatmen t needs

B. Operator's skill s

C. Demands for procedural accuracy D . General expediency

170 liD 190 20 B 2tC 220 23 B

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24. In hinge articulators, premature contacts in occlusion (l(cur du e 10: A. less dist,mce betwccn hinge of thc articu lator and the tooth being restored B. Morc distance between hinge and the tooth being restored . C. Discrepancy in the path of closures of the articulato r and mouth D. Both ' A' and 'C'
25. Arcon is: A . Mechanical fossa is related to the maxilla

B. ARticulator and CONdyle C. Condylar path is fixed rel ative to the occlusal plane
D . True for all of the above s ta tem('n ts
26. A Fae.. bow r.. cord~:

A. B. C. D.

Centric jaw relation Orienta tion rela tion Hinge axis Both 'B' and 'C'

27. Vilu .. of erro r for an arbitrary filce bow in reco rding the axis is: A. 10 mm B. 2 mrn C. 5 mm D. 3 mrn 28. O nly cusp tips an rn orded in the recordi ng m .. dium
(or fae .. bo w tran s f...,

A. B. C. D.

To facilitate easy pla(ement of th e (ash Because lips are more accura te than fossa Both' A' and '8' To prevent damage to the natura l tee th






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29. Denar articulator usn following anterior reference point: A. Ala of the nose B. Orbitale C. Mark 43 mm superior to incisal edge of maxillary central incisor D . Mark 43 mm superior to incisal edge of mandibular central incisor
30. Denar face now is caUed as:

A. Quick mount face bow B. Spring face bow C. Slidematic face bow D. Twirl bow
31. Following are methods to deprogramme mandiblt'

A. Colton rolls C. CR record least: A. 10 minutes C. 30 minutes
B. Plastic leaf gauge D. Lucia Jig

32. Anterior programming device mus t be in plact' for at

B. 60 minutes D .05 minutes

33. Following are materials used for inlero<;dusal records

except: A. Polyvinyl siIoxane B. Aluwa x C. Baseplate wax D . Irreversible hydroco lloid

34. Following methods are used to check corred mounting

except one: A. Using thin articulatin g film B. By means of split cast mounting C. With Dena r veriche<:k D . Verticulator

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35. Protrusive records ue used to adjust:

A. B. C. o.

Each side shift Condyla r inclina tion on one side C(' nt ric rdation Condylar inclination on both sides

36. Average value for immediate side shift is: A. 7mm B. 1 mm C. 10 rum 0. 0.1 mm 37. Custom acrylic anterior guidance table can be used to determine: A. Accurate con tact of ante rior teeth B. Lingual con tour of the ant(' rior teet h C. Influence of anterior tccth on borde r movemen t of mandible D. All of the above 38. Anterior guidance diffel1'l fro m anterior refe rrnce point

in that it;
A. Helps in orienting th(' maxilla B. ~t('rmines border movements of the mand ible C. Determines arc of opening of mandible D. Determines the refer('nce plane 39. Panadent quick analysrr detrrminn: A. Condylar pa th inclination B. Side shift of the mandible C. Occlusal plane of the dentition O. Both' A' an d ' 8 ' 40. Treatmrnt objec tiv es ue following except: A. Identification of patient's nccds B. Corre<:t existing disea~ C. Prevent future disease D. Restore function and esthetics

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41 . Following ue extracoronal restorations except one: A. Partial veneer crown B. Full veneer c!Own D. L,mina tes C. RJdiculJr ret aine r
42. Inla y is con lra indiute d in highly weakened tooth brcausr: A. Not {'nough tooth s tructur{' B. R{'maining too th dot's not resist wedgi ng effect C. Sup p ort and r{'tention is no t obtained for the restoration D . All o f the above 43.
Inl~ ys ue not s uitable for retainers for fixed putlal denturu becaus e they: A. Do not have sufficient r{'lenlion B. 00 not have sufficient res istance C. Bo th 'A' and 'B' are co rrect O. Require minimal tOQth reduction

44. To gain more re s is tan ce ~nd retention, following modifications can be Olad~ in prrpar~lion for full veneer crown except: A. Box B. Pinholes C. Grooves O. Offse t 45. Esthetic5 nn be enhanced by followi n g met hods

ewept: A. Sufficient tooth reduc tion B. IncreaSing the taper of the preparation C. Subgingival finish margins O . Making labial margins in porcelain
46. Problems with resi n -veneered restorations are follow ing ucept: A. Ab ra Sion and wear B. Discolora tion C. Clic king noise O. Weak p hysical p roperties
41 C 420 43C 44D 4S8 48C

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41. Problems with all-ceramic restoration ue following except: A. La ck. of streng th B. Difficulty in marginal fit C. Hi ghly complicated procedure D . Good es thetics
48. Following substances ca n be used to , Irenglhen

ce ramic except: A. Zirconia B. Alumina C. Lcuci te crystals D. Feldspar 49. When a weaker abutment is not s plinted to the adj ac ent stronger toot h in a fi xed partial d en ture, th e Fi xe d partial denture will: A. Supraerupt B. Laterally drift C. Become mobile D . Get d islodged 50. Ca ntile vH fixed partial denture is not indicated as: A. It cannot tole ra te forces acting o n it B. Prognosis is poor on long-term C. It will induce la teral forces on periodontal ligament D . All above arc true 51. Leas l preferred m ode of management of tilted abutment is: A. Orthodon tic uprighting B. Mesial half crown C. Non- rigid connector D . Extraction 52. Width of the normal gingiva va ries from: A. 2-3 mm B. \-9 mm C. 10-12 mm 0. 15-20 mm
41 D 48 D 49 B 50 D 51 0 S2 B

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53. Mu cogingival junction st!'paratt!'s: A. Gi ngiva a nd al veolar mu cosa B. Junctional epithelium and sulcular epi thelium C. Ma rginal gingiva and allached gingiva D. Periosteum and alveolar mucosa 54. Transition from k t!'ratin ized to smooth non-ke ratinized mucosa occ urs at: A. The junction of free marginal gi ngiva and attached gingiva B. Mucogingival junction C. The junction of ma rginal gingiva and free marginal g roove D . The biological width 55. Col is th e area of g in g iva: A. Between free marginal gingiva and free gingival groove B. Consisting of a buccal and lingua l com ponen t . C. That occupies a rea b<! tween adjacent teeth D. Both 'B' and 'C' ace true 56. Atta cht!'d gin giva is thl!' t!'X tt!'ns ion bt!'twt!'t!'n: A. Epithelial allachment and mucogingival junction B. Alveolar mucosa and mu cogingival junction C. Free marginal gingiva and free gi ngiva l groove D. Periosteum and muoogingival junction 57. G ing ivoden tal li gamt!'nt co nsists of: A. Alveologingival fibers B. Dentogingival fibers C. Denloperiosteal fibers D. All of the ab-ove 58. Following are functions of pe ri odontium: A. Attachment and support for the tooth B. N utr ition and mechanorecep tion C. Syn thesis and resorp tion D . All of the above
53A 548 550 56A 510 580

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59. Following structures are part of the periodontium exupt: A. Sharpey's fibers 8. Cementum C. Periosteum D. Nerves and blood vesscls supplying the tooth 60. Following is part of thl'" periodontal ligament uupt one: A. Tra ns-scptal fibers B. Alveola r crest fibers C. Coronal fibers D. Apical fibers 61. Alveolar crest fibers lie: A. Apical to epi thelial attachment B. Coronal to epithelial attachment C. Between cementum and alveolar crest D. ' A' and '8' are true 62. Most numerou s fibers in periodontal ligament are: A. Horizontal fibers B. Apical fibers C. Oblique fibers D. Trans-septal fibers 63. Synthetic cell in collagen is: A. Cementoblast C. Megaloblast
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B. Fibroblast D. Epithelial rest

64. The junctI on between bast of the gingiu and the tooth is called: A. Mucogi ngival Junelion (MGn B. Cementogingival Junction (CGJ) C. DcntogingivalJunction (OGH D. AlveologingivalJunction (AGJ)
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65. De ntogingival Junction is mid e up of:

A. Hemidesmosomes C. Basal Lamina

B. Chromosomes
D. 'A' and 'C'

66. Avuage depth of gingiva l sulcus in hulthy individUil I is: A. 3mm B. 5 mm C. 1.8 mm D. 1.3 mm
67. Mituia ilbi consis ts Clf: A. Microorganisms B. Dead epithelial cells C. Leucocytes D. All of the above 68.
E:dracellu l ~r matrix in plaque is made up of following I'XUpt: A. Carbohydrates B. Protein C. Calcium and phospha te ions D . Macrophages

69. AnnTob ic popul~tion of plaque consists mostly of follo win g except: A. Cram-positive microbes B. Cram-negative mic.robes C. Spirochetes D. Filamentous organisms 70. Gingivitis gets transformed into pHiodontitis when: A. Aerobic plaque gets transformed to anaerobic B. Loss of conne<:tive tissue occurs C. Attumulation of inflammatory cells occurs O . Basa l cells of junctional epi thelium begin to proliferate
&5D Me 67D



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flo ss


A. It is smaller in diameter 8. The squeaking noiSe it makes can be used as guide

C. As it flattens, all the fibers are utilized for flossing D. All of thE' above

72. Disclosing ~g~nt for A . Alizarin-S B. Erythrosin dye C. Cobal t dye D. Ferrous sulfate

plaqu~ con t~ins :

73. Following nn ca us~ gingiul irritation except: A. Overhanging restoration

8. Open proximal cont.:"t C. Heavy occlus"l force on restora tion D. FQOd impaction
74. 'So unding'


dftfrmin~s: n~ds

A. If the periodontium is sound

B. If the tooth is hopeless and


C. If the tooth can serv(' as abutm('nt D. All of th(' above

75. Some periodontally in volved A . Splinting with provisionals
t~dh m~y


B. Splinting with etched cast r('storation C. E>;traction D. All of the abov(' 76. Soft
tissu~ r~sponses


i nili~1 p~rjodonlal

therapy are:

A . Minimum probing depth of sulcus B. Absence of inflammation C. Accurate loca tio n of mucogingival junction in

relation 10 tooth
D . AU of th(' above







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77. PrOCfd u rf of gingivfctomy was introducfd by: A. Dr ev Black B. l.oe and Silne5s C. Ramfjord and Ash D. Ca rranza
78. Gingivectomy can be done fo r foll owing except: A . Keratinized gingiva B. Suprabony pockets C. Fib rous gingiva D. Infrabony poeke t

79. Mucosal reparative therapy: A. Is done to increaSl' width of thE' keratinized gingiva B. Is a surgical grafting procedure C. Indudes free autogenous gingival gr~ft D . Includes all of thE' above 80. Fo it owing are types of mucosal reparative therapy
e."""pt :

A. Free au togenous gra ft B. L.1te ra ll ), positioned pedicle graft C. Coronally positioned pedide graft D . Gingivectomy
8>. An abutmen t mu s t have at teas t

_ _ _ of

attached gingiva: A. 5mm C. 1 mm

B. 3 mm

D. 2 mm

82. Amount of keratinized mu cou present shou ld be approximatel y: A. 5mm B. 3 mm C. I mm 0 .2 mm

83. Root furcation therilpy in cludes foll owing except; A. Ele<:trosurgery B. Induc tion of bone form3tion C. Removal of bone by surgery D. Tooth modification by root resection

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84. Materials used to fill osseous defects include:

A. Cartilage C. Ceramic

B. Sclera D. All o f the above

Osseous recontouring CiUl be accomplished by: A. Leveling interp roximal lesions B. Thinning bony ledges C. Ramping criller d efects D. All of the above

86. Osseous recontouring is aimed at: A. Sound osseous base for gingiva B. Elimination of pocket C. Elimination of excessive s u kular depth D. All of the above
87. Prior to surgery, 'So unding' of bone helps A . Determining depth of lesion

B. Determining width of lesion C. [)(os.igning the incision O. All of the above

88. Final tissue maturation and s ulcus reformation dter

s urgery, takn about: A. 4--6 weeks B. 4--6 months C. 6--12 months D . 23 months 89. Normal position of oss eous cres t is apical to cementoenamel junctioll by: A. 3mm H.I .5mm C. 4mm 0. 5mm 90. in class 1 fUr(alion, vertical loss of pC'riodontal support apical to cementOf!namel junction is: A. :> 3 mm B. :> 1.3 mm C. <3mm O. <lmm






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91 . In class II furcalion involvement: A. Osseous loss is ev iden t on radiograph B. Furca is ~netrable > 1 mm horizonta lly C. Furca docs not e><lend through and through D. All of the above are true 92. In ~ maxillary molar, the following {un:ation is more apical th~n the other: B. Distal furcation A. Mesial furca tion C. Lingua l (urcation D . Bucca l furca tion 93. Following roots li e in th e same plane, in a maxillary molar: A. Distobuccal and palatal B. Mesiobuccal and palatal C. Mes iobuccal and distobucca l D . Distobuccal and the ex tra root when present 94. Tunneling is: A. Done on tooth with long divergent roots B. Creating a through a nd through defe<:t C. Done in class II and class UI furcation involvements D. All of the above 95. Ind ication s for root ampublion include following except one: A. Closely approximated or fused roots B. Intern a l resorption C. Severe caries D. Furcation involvement not treatable 96. Following cond iti o ns ar e contraindicated for root amputatio n except: A. Inc reased crown / root ratio B. Inability to treat endodontically C. External resorption D. Decreased general loss of osseous support
9t D 92B 93 A MD 9S A M e

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97. Bicuspidiution reff'fS to: A. Restoration of thc premolar B. Restora tion of each half of molar after hemisection C. Cutting and removal of onc root from mo lar D . Sepa ration of roots orthodon ticall y 98. Common typf'S of 'rutmf'n t for toolh with rf'Sf'ctf'd rools ;Hf' following nap t: A. Resto ring roolS as ind ividual tooth B. Tooth usetl for abu tment C. Amalgam placed in roots and occlusion adjusted D. Eltt raction 99. Guided Tissue Regeneratio n ~ims at following except: A. Selective repopulation B. Regaining lost at tach.ment C. Allows cells from gingival connective tissue to contact root s urface D. Creating space over root surface 100. Prognosis in Filted Partial Dentures depends on: A. Residual alveolar bone B. Tooth mobility C. Occlusion . D. All of the above 101. The G uid ed T iss ue Regeneralion membrane is us ually placed: A. At cementoenamel junction B. Below cementoenamel junction C. Covering the en ti re rool su rface D . 'A' and 'C' are correct 102. Electi ve solt ti ss ue s urge ry includes following: A. Alteration of muscle at tachment B. Increase of vestibular depth C. Rem Ovi ng soft tissue distal to molars D. Any o r all of the above
17 B M 0 "C 100 0 101 A
102 D

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103. Rt!.'I toration us ed to b ui ld up a damagt!d tooth to idul anatomi c fonn prior to p uparin g for crown is known u: B. Partial veneer A. Core C. Founda tion restoration D . 'A' and 'C' are correct

104. Selection of core materia l depends o n following except: A. Extent of tooth destruction B. Availability C. Overall treatment p lan O . Ope rator prefe rence
105. Mate rial of choice for cort! when crown prt!paratio n will not ntend more thin 1 mm bt!yond core-tooth junction is: A. Glass ionomer B. Composite C. Amalgam D . Zinc polycarboxyIate
106. An extensively damage d tooth should b e ruto re d with: A. Amalgam core B. Composite core C. Pin retained cast metal core D. Glass iono me r core

107. Following art! trut! for cort! rt!storations exupt: A. Unsupported ename l has to be eliminated B. Acu te cavosurface ma rgins are acceptable C. Series o f s tep s perpend icular to occlusal fo rces increase resis tance form D . Limit the ex tent of outline form 108. Preserv ing un s u pported t!namel for cort! rt!.'Itorati on: A. Helps resisting conde nsa tion fo r<:es o f amalgam B. Hetps placement of ma trix C. Facili tates amalgam condensation D . All of the above
103 D

105 C

106 C

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109. Cavosurface margin for core restoralion (a n be: A. 45-135 0 B. 90

C. 9Q.1OO" D. 180-190"

110. Acut e cavosurface margin for (ore rnlou tion is

acce ptable because: A. It will conse rve the toot h struc ture B. It will help in condensation of amalgam C. It is not subj~ted to high stress D. All of the above
111 . Placement of pins for core resto ration is different from

co nventional amalgam res toration, in thai: A. They should be placed more supe rficially B. They should be placed further pulpally C. They should be posi tioned at a sligh t angle to the long Jxis of tooth D. 'S' and 'C' are co rrect
112. Preferred matrix retainer for core build up is followillg except:

A. Cop per bands

B. Orthodon tic bands

C. Tofflemire D. Automatrix
113. In pin-retained-cast- core, a countersink is created al

the gingival floor nea r the pinhole to: A. Fadlitate d efed-free die B. Prevent pin fracture C. Aid both 'A' and '6' D. For bet ter fin ish margin 114. Pilot holes for pin restorations are: A. 1 nun B. 0.1 mm C. 2mm D.5mm 109 ...
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111 0


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115. Tapered pins are beller for: A. Obtaini ng some leeway in paralleling the holes B. Strength C. Retention D . 'A' and 'B'
11 6. Following tests c~n be used to uamine vitality of a tooth except: A. Ice pencil B, Gutta-percha C. Heated needle D , Pulp tester 117, To remove the broken post, following kit be used: A. Automatrix B. Masserann ki t C. Tunnelling kit D . P~raposl kit 118. Api cal s e~l that must be ret~in e d for post and core res toration mu s t be at leut: B. 5 mm A. 3 mm C. 7 mm D. 1 nun 119. Following are indications for elective endodontics


except: A. In difficulty ob taining s ame p a th of inse rtion in multiple abutmen ts B. Badl y d~m~ged tooth C. When the buccal cusps a rc fractu red D . When additiona l preparation is likely to jeopardize longevi ty of tooth
120. Us ually maximum th ic kness of free autogenous g ingival grdt us ed for increas ing width of attached g ingiva is: A. 2 nun B. 1 mm D. 3 mm C. <1 mm

115 0

116 C

117 8

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L im it~tions of laterally pos it ioned pedicle grafts are following uupt: A. Retains its vas.cularity B. Recession at donor site C. Attachment of graft with root is usually epithelial D. Som('limes donor sit(' uncovers bony fenestrations

122. Usual donor situ for free autogenou s gnft are following except: A. Hard palat(' B. Edentulous ridg(' C. Iktromolar pad D . Vestibular depth 123. C rown lengthening procedur e is indicated in following sit ua tions ~xcept: A. Clinical crown too short B. To improve appearance in anterior tooth C. In limited osseous support D . When restoration may impinge on biologic width 124. C rown ll.'ngthl.'ning ca n bl.' don I.' us in g followin g procl.'d ufl.'s except: A. P('riodonlics B. Surgical C. Orthodontic'p('riodontics D . Endodon tics 125. Minor orthod on t ic movemen t ha s following adunt.ges except: A. Restores biologic w id th B. Directs occl usal forces along long a xis C. Favorable pon tic spaces D . Improves axial alignment 126. Following are usual cons idl.'fations to bl.' taken prior 10 extruding anterior too th except: A. Amount of labial bone B. Occlusion C. E5thetics D . A diagnostic waxing procedure
t2t A 122 0 123 C t24 D t25 A 126 B

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127. Reorganizing occlus ion prior 10 proslhodont ic management relales to: A. Removal of e<:centric interferences B. Makin g iCP = CR C. Elimination of occlusal dysfunction D . All of the above 128. Following are contraindications to oc:clusal adjustment txupt: A. Tooth malalignme nt B. Chronic bruxer C. An terior open bi te D. Angles class III 129. Occl usal adjuslm .. nt is done in following sl.. ps except: A. Elimination of protrusive in terference B. Elimination of la teral in terference C. Elimination of centric relalion interference D. Elimination of group function in terference 130. During a s lide in cen tri c, protrusive interference is seen on: A. Mesial inclines of ma~illary teeth B. Distal inclines of mandibular teeth C. Mesial inclines of mandibu la r teeth D. Both 'A ' and 'B' 131. During a protrusive interference at the teeth, condyle gets d isp laced: A. Posteriorly B. Laterally to the right C. Anteri orly D . Late rally to the left 132. In a la terall y displacing prema turit y, following inclines are adjusted: A. Lingual facing inclines of mandibular teeth B. Palatal facing inclines of maxillary teeth C. Buccal facing inclines of maXilla ry teeth D . 'A' and 'C' aTe adj us ted
127 D 128 A 129 D 130 D 131 C 132 D

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133. If th e lalerally di s placing prematuril y o ccurs on ia terotru si ve sid e (lilteral slide), adjus t: A. Bucral inclines of ma xillary lingual cusp B. Lingua l indi nes of mandibular bucral cusp C. Both ' A ' and 'B' D. Lingual inclines of maxillary lingual cusps

134. If laterally di s placing prematu rity occ urs on m ediotrusive s id e of mandibl e, d o th e follow ing adjus tment: A. Bucral indine of maxillary buccal cusps B. Buccal incline of mandibular buccal cusps C. Lingual incline of maxillary lingual cusps D. Lingual indine of mandibular lingual cusps 135. Second phase of occl usal adju stment concentrates on follow ing except: A . Laterotrusion B. Mediotrusion C. Centric rela tion D. Protrusion
136. Goals of second phase occlusal adju s tment are: A . Eliminate protrusive contacts on posterior tee th

B. Eli minate inte rferen ce on working side C. Eli minate interference on non-working side D. All of the above 137. G roup Function occlus ion is consid ered whe n: A. Mobili ty of canine is presen t B. Poor bone support for canine C. Wear of the ca nine D . A ll of the above 138. Second phase occlusal "djus-Im enl consis ts of: A. Creating a groove for centrk (USp B. Eliminating cen tric con tacts C. Eliminating la\{'ral an d protrusive interference D . Both 'A' and 'C'

133 C

134 8

135 C

138 0

131 D

138 0

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139. Following are true for Twill-T~ble t~hnique use d for occlusal rehabilitation, except: A. Is used for developing molar di sdusion B. Has two incisal tables C. Has two condylar tables D. Del(>rmines Ihecuspshapc and angle of hinge rotation
140. Whilf a tooth is being redu ced to receive a full veneer

crown, the adja cent tooth can be prese rved in the following method s: A. uave a slight fin of enamel o n proximal B. Use of metal matrix band C. Using a thin tapered diamond D. AI! of the above
141. While prepari ng the tooth , the soft ti ss ues can be

protected by us in g:
A . Mouth mirror

B. Flanged saliva ejec tor C. Aspi rator lip

D. AI! of the above
142. Irrfversible pulpitis
c~n occur due to: A. Extre me temperature B. Chemical irritation C. Microorgan isms D. One or all of Ihe above

143. AVfrage di stallce of pulp horns in a maxillary ce ntral incisor of a 50-60 yurs old patient is in the range of: A. 4-5 nun B. 6-6.5 mm C. 3-4 mm 0 .2-3 mm
144. Average distance of pulp horns in a maxillary central incisor of a 10-20 rurs old patient is in the range of:

A. 4-5 nun C. 3-4 mm

13g C 140 D 141 D 142 D

B. 6-7 mm D. 2-3 mm
143 B 144 A

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145. During tooth preparation, temperature ma y rise due

to following ruson: A. Excessive pressure B. Higher rotJlional speeds C. Condition of cutting instrument D. One of the above or all
146. During tooth prepuation, water spr.. y is useful for: A. Reducing temperature B. Removing debris

C. Preventing desic.::ation of dentin D. One o r all of the above

147. Long axis of the mandibular premolu is indined

lingu.. lly by: A. IS" C. 9" A. B. C. D.

B. 25" D.3"

148. Advantage of supragingival finish margin is:

Easy to prepare and easy to finish Can be kept clean and maintenance is easy Impressions are easy All of the above

149. Following .. re reuo ns for subgingiul preparation

rxc:ept: A. Cervical ca ries B. Esthetics C. When sufficient retention is available D. In the presence of root sensitivity
ISO. A skilled technician can make a c.sting fit to within: A. 20 microns

B. 10 microns C. 50 microns D. 25-40 microns

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1S1. A s killed te, hnidan ,iln milke a por,elilin fused metal mugins fit to within: A. 20 microns B. 10 microns C. SO microns D. 30 microns 152. A well designed finish mugin s hou ld have
c-~--cc-- co nfiguration:

A. Smooth B. Stepped c. Even D . Smooth and even 153. Fnt he r-ed ge mugin is otherwise cilled as: A. Chisel edge B. Shoulder edge C. Shoulder less D. Shoulder with bevel 154. Disad vantilge of feather edge fin is h margin includes: A. No bulk at margin B. Lead 10 over contour in restoration C. Less conservative tooth structu re D. Both 'A' and 'B' 155. Long Chamhr finish marg in is usuall y give n for. A. Partial veneer crowns B. Full veneer crowns C. Laminates D. Maryland bridges 156. Chamfe r finish margin is indicated in: A. All-metal crowns B. Lingual margin of all-<:e ramic restorations C. Lingual margin of porcelain-fused -to-metal restoration D. All-metal crowns ,!rid lingual m.1rgin of porcelainfused-la-metal crowns

151 C


153 C

15. 0


158 D

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157. A bevel margin is indicated when: A. Caries occurring on margin B. Cervical e roSion at margin C. Previous restoration leading to a led ge at ma rgin D. One o r all of the above may be p rescnt ISS. Beveling: A. Gives beller metal fin ish B. Minimizes marginal discrepancy C. Removes unsupported enamel D. Does all of the above 159. During porcelain firing , met~1 nown with shoulder prep~ration di storts Ius co mpared to a nown with chamfer margins bec~ u se' A. Of rounded nature of the finish line B. Of additional bul k at the shoulder C. Of butt joint at the cervical margin D. Of sharp corner at the ce rvical margin 160. Amount o f un s upported en~mtl at mugins redu ced by: A. A shoulder finish margin B. A chamfer margin C. A sloped shoulder margin D. A heavy chamfer 161. Sloped shouldu is: A. 110 degrees C. 180 degrees B. 150 degrees 0 .120 degrees

"In be

162. Among the cas t restoration s, th e following hn greatH potenti~1 to cause too th fraclure: A. Onlay B. Inlay C. Partial veneer crown D. Full veneer crown

151 0

158 0

1St B

no c

18 1 D

182 B

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163. Following

ar~ faclors that aid in direct retention of a complete ciI$t crown I'xcpt: A. Taper of thc prcpara tion B. Mesial and distal grooves C. Lu ting cement D . Nea r parallel prepara tion

164. Z inc phos phale cements act by: A. Ad hesion B. Increasing frictional resistance

C. Con tacting the tooth D. Increasing the fi lm thic kness

165. In analytical mechanics, closed lowe r pair of kinematic e lements refe rs to: A. Lever of III order B. Retention by an und (>rcu t C. Ferrule effecl offered by the tooth D . Relation be twce n two cylindrical sur faces with single path of movemen t be tween them
166. Th e ce ments used for cementation of crown s should

be und e r
A. Co mpressive

stress to offer retention:

B. Tensile
C. Shear D . Flexural
167. For in crusing roughness of fitting surface of casting.

the putide size of alumina used is: A. 2SO microns B. 50 mic rons C. 100 microns D. ISO microns

163 8

164 8

165 0

1&6 C

167 B

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168. Whtn ctmtntation failurt occ urs, it is us ually s t tn: A. Between cement and tooth surface B. Within ceme nt itsdf C. Between cemtnt and cas ting D. Within metal casting

169. Following ( ement hu th e mal(imum adh u ion to tht tooth: A. Glass ionamer B. Zinc phosphate C. Resin cements D . Zinc polyca rbOl(ylate
170. lateral forcts on
il ( rown havt dis placing tfftct with a fulcrum of rota tion o n : A. Occlusal third B. Cusp tip C. Gingival ma rgin D. Proxima! half

171. Areas on tooth resi s ting late ral forces ut us ually

A. Tens ion

C. Shear s tress

B. Compression D. Ductile st ress


R esist~ne e

de pe nds on fo llowing:

A. Magnitudt of forces

B. Din'dion of fo'rees C. Ptoperties of luting agent D. All of the above

173. Rtsis ting area in .. full veneer crown tooth preparation

A. Lingual axial wall

B. Mesia l axia l wall

C. Buccal axial wall D. Distal a xial w all

In C

In C

110 C

111 II

17t 0

173 C

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174. Following is ty pe of tooth prepH<1 tion which .. fteds resis ta nce form in full veneer crowns: A. Taper B. Rounding of axial angles C. Short tooth preparation D . All of the above 175. In a pHtl .. I cove rage res to ration, resis tan ce is increased by givi ng: A. Boxes or grooves B. U-shap<'<i grooves C. Flared bOlles D. One or all of the above 176. To res is t defo rma tion, line phosphate mu s t have compressive s tre ng th mOR than: A. 35 MPa at 24 hours B. 10 MPa at 24 hours C. 90 MPa at 24 hours D. 75 MPa at 24 hours
177. Axis of rotation in a partia l veneer c rown is loca ted

at: A. B. C. D.

Bucrogingival margin Bucca-occlusal margin Linguogingiva l margin Ungua-occlusal margin

178. An incruse in te mpt:rature from room te mpt:ratuR to 50Ce lsius afh cts the compressive s trength in the fo ll owing wa y: A. St rength increases by 50% B. Strength d:reases by 500/. C. Strength decreases by 8O'YG D. Strength increases by 80%

174 0

175 0

178 0

177 C

178 C

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179. Retentiv e ability of zinc po lyu rbox ylate cement

depends more on taper of preparation as compared to Zinc Phos phate beca use i t has: A. Lo ..... fatigue strength B. Low modu lus of elasticity C. H igh modulus of elastici ty D. Lo ..... im pact s trength
180. Rigidity for a cro wn ca n be ob tained by: A. 1.5 mm alloy thickness

B. Corruga ted effed of all planes

C. Uniform occlusal reduction
D . All of the above

181. Type I or Type II gold .. lIoys

COl n

be used !Hltisfactorily

A. Crowns

B. Bridges
C. Intra coronal restora tions D. Intraradicular r(>sto rations
182. Fad .. l ma rgi n of a maxillal)' partial crown should end: A. At ocdusafacial line angle

B. Within ocdusafacial line angle C. Beyond the ocdusofacial line angle D . At the occlusal surface itself
183. A Collarless design is indicated when: A. Root surface is not discolored

B. Patients have high lip line

C. ' A' and '8' are true

D. Root surface is discolored

184. After periodo ntal surgeI)', gingiva usually takes ilbout :-"""'-,::~. to s tabilize: A. 3 weeks B. 1 week D .12 weeks C . 20 weeks

179 II

110 Dill C

11.2 C

113 C

114 C

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185. In a molar, fo r brlter ~ccess to furr~tion are~, following proc~d ur~ i s urri~d o u t during pr~p~ution o f

A. Skyfurcation

B. Bicuspidization C. Flu ting D . Tunneli ng

186. Followin g
ar~ indi c~tjons for complel~ cast crown except: A. Gross decay B. Short crown C. Intact buccal or lingual wall D . Endodontically treated tooth

187. Idul

t~p~r for c~s t cro wn tooth su rfaces is:

pr~p~ration b~tween

A. 3 degrees
B. 6 degrees C. 1.6 degrees

D. 60 degrees
Met~llhickness ~t

the margin for i complete cut crown B. 0.8 mm D . 1.5 mm

s hould be i t A. I mm C. 0.5 mm

l e~st:

Recommend~d ocd uu l reduction for non-centric cusps for .. co mplete cast crown is ~ t I..... st: A. 1~5 mm B. 2 mm C. 1mm D.0.5mm

190. Functional cusp bevel is placed at abo ut _ _ _ __ to the lo ng u is: A. 60 degrees

B. 90 degrees
C. 45 degrees D . 30 degrees
115 C 186 C 187


189 C

180 C

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191 . Non-centric cusp bevel refers to:


A. Slight additional redllCtion in palatal CUlipS 8. Slight add itional reduction in mandibular buccal

C. Slight additional reduction on IT\4\xiilary buccal cusps

D . More reduction on the distal cusp of mandibular molar 192. Amounl of non-functional cusp reduction is: A.6mm B. O.6mm C. 1.6mm D.2.6mm 193. Ad va ntagu of non-centric bevel incl ud es: A. It prevents over-conlo ured crown 8. II p rov ides more strength C . Bolh ' A' and ' 8 ' D. High esthetics
194. In a po rcelain fused to metal ru toralio n, the l"bi,,1 s houlder s ho uld utend alleasl lingual to proximal co ntact: A. 0.3 mm 8. 1 mm C. 0.8 mm D. 0.5 mm
195. 8ucco-occiusai conlrabevel in putial venter crown is


helpful in: A. Protecting buccal cusp tip B. RemOVing unsupported enamel C. Connecting mesial and distal nares D . All or the above 196. Occluul offset: A. Is a V-shaped groove 8. Connects the proximal grooves C. Offers bu lk and rigidity to restoration D . Ail of the above are true
III C 112 II
It) C

1114 8

illS 0

1M D

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197. Indications fo r pin


ut following

A. B. C. D.

Hig hly carious tooth Low caries index Bulbous teeth In tact tl'l!th undamaged

198. Indsa lltdgt fo r a pin Itdgt prtp.aration is dont about

-'--070 ct rviul to incisal ~d gt:

A. 5-5.5 mm C. 1-1.5 mm

B. 2-2.5 mm 0 .0.5 - I mm

199. Min imum width rtcommud t d fo r It dgt is: B. 0.2 mm A. 0.3 mm C. 0.7 mm 0 .1 mm

200. Ltdgu shou ld b~ madt parall tl to: A. InC"isal two-thlrds of lingual surface of teeth B. Incisa l two- th irds of labia l surface of teeth C. Ce rvical tw o- th irds of lingual su rface of teeth D . Ce rvical two-thirds of labial s urface of tt'l!th 201 . Ind tn tatio ns fo r pinholn u~ gtnually within th l! n.ugin,,1 ridgts about lnsidt th t utunal tooth contour: B. I.5mm A.3mm C. 4 mm D.0.5mm 202. Dtpt h of tht p inh olu un bt: A . 4-5 mm B. 2-3 mm C. 0. 1-0.2 mm 0 .0.5-1 mm 203. Advantag n of a ll -ct ramic ru toratiOM ind udt following tXCtpt: A. Tra nslucency B. Es thetics C. Tissue response D. Strength
1'7,.. , ,.

e ,",..




203 D

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204. In all ce ramic ante rior ru to r.d ions, it is beller to place ce ntric contac ts i t: A. Incisal third B. Middle third C . Cervical third D . Proximal ha lf
205. Following are the fini sh m ngins recommended for all

ceramic res torations: A. Shoulder or cha mfer B. Shoulder or chisel edge C. Shoulder or heavy cha mfer D . Cha mfer or heavy chamfer
206. Bonding btlween too th and ceramic is achieved b y: A. Etching wi th hydroflu o ric acid B. Usage of sila ne couplin g agents C. Etching with hydrochloric acid D . Combined usage of 'A' and '6'
207. Mugin des ign for ceramic inlay is: A. > 90 degrees B. < 90 degrees

C. 90 degrees D. > 110 degrees

208. Recommended margin design for ceramic onla y is: A. Shoulder

B. Chamfer C. Knife edge D . Heavy chamfer

209. Amount of redu ction nee d ed fo r laminates is usuall y:

A.lmm B. 0.7 mm C. 0.9 mm 0 .0.5 mm

21M B 205 C 206 D 207 C 201 D

20t D

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210. Advantage of lami nates is: A. Minimally invasive B. No local anesthesia required C. Highly esthetic D. All of the above
211 . Finish margin recommended for laminates is:

A. B. C. O.

Deep chamfer Heavy chamfer Long chamfer Chamfer


212. No rmall y, proximally lam inates A. Ungual to con tact area B. At contact area C. L,bial to contact area O . Middle third


213. Long chamfer u s~ d for lamina tes: A. Exposes ends of the enamel p risms B. Gives obtuse cavosurface angle C. Helps in differential etching O. Helps achieve all of the above mentioned 214. During res toring endodontically trrated tooth, r~t~ntion is aff~ct~d by following: A. Preparation geome try B. Post length and diameter C. Luting agen t O. By all above factors 215. Among various pos ts, th~ order (d~sc~nding) of amou nt of re t~nti on obta in~d is: A. Threaded post, parallel post, tapered post B. Parallel post, tapered post, threaded post C. Threaded post, tapered post, parallel pos t D . Parallel post, threaded post, tapered post
21D 0 211 C 212 C 213 D 214 0 215 A

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216. The cri tical amou nt of toolh s tru cture that remains to decid e ~bout usage of re te ntion from ca nals is: A.2mm B.3mm C.lmm D. > 4mm
217. Widest canal in maxilla ry mo lar is:

A. Distoou(cal
B. Mesiobuccal

C. Mesioli ngual D . Palatal

218. In a post and carr restoration, gru test stress

concentntion occurs at: A. Shoulder B. Mesial of root canal C. Lingual wall D . On the distal side of root canal
219. Rolation of the post nn be pre vented by following: A. An \iro taUo n groove in the ca nol! B. Aux iliary pin on the root C. A small cavity and w ith amalgam condensed half in post, half in root D . Any or all of the ab()\'c 220. Gutta-percha can be removed using: A. Gates-Glidden drill B. Warm endo-p lugg<'r C. Warm broach D . Either 'A' or ' B'

221. Amount of apical gulla-pereha to be retained for post is: A. 4-5 mm B. 12 mm C. 3 nun D . 0.5) mm

215 0

217 1;1

~ 1''''


:l2O 1;1

221 ,.,

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222. Avuage mniodistal diamet e r of root for max ill ary

ce ntral incisor at the CEJ is: A. 7.3 0.5 mm B. 6.3 0.5 mm C. 5.3 05 mm D. 8.3 0.5 mm
223. Recommended diamet e r of the post is:

A. Ha lf the diameter of the (oot B. One-fourth the diameter of the root

C. One third the diame ter of the roo t O. Same as diameter o f the root
224. In mand ibu lar molars, th e most susceptible uea (or

pe rfora tion in the root is: A. Distal w a li of mesial root B. lvlesial wall of mesia l root C. Dis tal wall of dist a l root O. Mesial wall o f d ist,,1 root
225. In the maxilla ry molars, th e most s usce ptible area for

perforation in the root is: A. Mesial or distal of distohuccal root B. Mesial or distal of pala ta l rool C. Mesial or dista l of mesiobuccal root O. Apex of the palatal root
226. Unders ized (as tin g fo r a pos t can be achieved by: A. Restricting expansion of investment
B. Omitting ring line r C. Cas ting at a lower mold tempe ra ture O. Utilizing any or a ll of the a bove mentioned

227. Ma terial s uita ble fo r pos t is:

A . Type II gold B. Type IV gold C. Nickel-Ch romium .111oy D. Can be both ' A . or 'C'
222 B 223 C 224 A 225 C 2211 0
:t27 D

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229. To fill th., , anal with cement, following instrument is un d ideally: A. Gates Glidden B. Peeso reamer C. Lentulo spiral D. Endo plugger 230. Embedded fractured post ca n be retrieved by using: B. Masscrann kit A. Kurer kit C. TMS pin D . Endopost kit 231. Following are true for Debasing Ag.,nt in c.,ramics except: A. They are fluxing agents B. u>wer sintering temperature C. They are antifluxing agents D . They either fo rm li quid phase o r go into solid solution 232. Tenn " Vitreous muns: A. Developmen t of cloudiness in ceramics B. Developme nt of liquid phase turni ng into glassy phase on cooling C. Process of blending, melting and quenching glass component D . Development of crys talline phase

233. Gap-grading syste m reft'fS 10: A. Three different particle sizes of ceramics are used to obtain high densi t y B. Closing the gap during post-soldering system C. ClOSing the gap between two fragments of metal units during soldering D . All of the above





233 A

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2301. One of the following i, not .. mdhod of condens.. tion of cer.. mics: A. Whipping 8 . Vibration C. Gravitation D. Compaction
235. Brus hadditive technique refers to: A. Ad dition of dry porce lain powder to we t porcelain B. Using s.lble hair brush 10 Iransfer wei porcelain 10 pla tinum ma tr ix C. Brus h is touched with a paper tissue during condensa tion D . Using surface tension principle while condensing ce ramic 236. Following are tru e for Air-Firing cer.. mic procedure,

A. A slow ma tura tion period is ideal 8. Matu ra tion pe riod should be quic ker to elimina te entrapped air C. Full m.l\ura tion tempera ture should no! be achieved D . A hea t-soa k, up to naif hour is re.:omme nd ed 237. Fo llow ing ;ue troe fo r va cuum firing ceramics, except: A. Vacuum removes all the entra pped air ! be applied befo l"(' the porcelain enters 8. Vacuum mus. hot zone of furn'}ce C. Should not be prolonged .. fter maturation of ceramic D . Vacuum should end while the ceramic is still in hoi lone of furnace 238. Follo win g are true for process of N The rmal Shock" in ceramics, except: A. It is a process of st ressing ceramic crown B. It is caused by uneven heating and cooling C. Process of developing Crack propagation D. Crown su rface e~ pands more quic kly than interior

234 0

235 B

236 B

231 A

238 C

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239. Bulk d iffusion refers 1 0: A. Diffusion of air entrapped in ceramic to the surfare B. Diffusion of air to a condensed form due to vacuum C. Process of formation of o)!;idcs on the surface of alloy D. Diffusion of gases to the surface during sintering
240. Following are tru e for Griffith Flaws, t;ltUp t: A. They are occlusal errors in ce ramic restoration B. Crystill!ine phase in glass malri)!; reduces them C. Flaw size is governed by distance between particles d ispersed D . Smaller the flaws, better the s trength o f ceramics

211. Refracti ve indu of denLtI pon:dain is: A. 1.51-1 .52 B. 2.51-2.52 C. 3.52-3.53 D . 4.51-4.52
242. Following art tl1,l e for Bonding Age nts for (er.tmies,

A. They are Colloidal Gold B. They may increase potential oxide sur face area {or bonding C. They condition the surface color of metal D . They mas k the surface color of the metal

243. Sto kes' Law: A. 5.1ys that surface flaws st rengthen the ceramic B. States that glazing reduces the s urface flaws C. Is re lated to wavelength o f tight emitted by fluo rescent substance D . Refers to components of color in ceramics
244. En.mel Veneer Ihi ~kntss required to crnte depth of translu cency in ceramic ~storation Is abo ut: A. 1.52 mm B. 0.5-0.8 mm C. 0.8-1 mm D . 1.0-1.5 mm



241 A




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245. Following are trut for 'Th~ Adams Co-ordin ate System', except: A. Otherwise known as Munsell Color System 8 . 'Lab' sys tem C. Used for ceramic s had e gUide D. Made of three c<rordinates 246. Fo llowing are the binders used for binding cer.lmic particies, except: A. Propylene glycol B. Alcohol C. Formaldehyde based liquids D . Warm water 247. Following mtdications can be ustd to control saliva except: A . Atropine B. Dicyclomine C. Clonidi ne D . Amoxycillin 248. Mtthantheline when used, the dosage is: B. SO mg Ids A. 100 mg tds C. SO mg once D. SO mg bd 249. Atropine is strictly contraindica ted in the A. Glaucoma B. Di.lbetes C. Epile psy D . Ca rcinoma
pr~sen ce



Clonidine when used to control saliva, the dosage is: A. 2 mg B. 20 mg C. 200 mg D. 0.2 mg

cords ma y

b~ :

A. Plain C. Knitted

B. Braided D . Any type mentioned

252. G in g iva l re traction cords may be dipped in: A. Epinephrine B. Aluminum ch.loride D . Any of the above C. Ferric s ulfat e

245 A

246 D

247 0

248 C

2.' A

250 0

251 0

252 0

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253. Percentage of aluminum chloride when used is: A. 15.5% B. 8% C. 20-25% D . lO%

254. Polential dangers of us ing displacement cords are following except: A. R('traction of th(' marginal gingiva B. Trauma to gingiva C. Trauma to tooth structuT (, D . Trauma to smear la yer
255. Dentin etching occurs around p H value: A. 3.l B. 1.7 C. 5.7 D . 2.7

256. Freq uency of current used in electros urgery unit is: A. l)XlO,OOO Hz to l,500,OOO Hz B. 1,000,000 Hz to 4,000,000 Hz C. 8,000,000 Hz to 9,000,000 Hz D. 4,000,000 Hz to 9,000,000 Hz
257. Fully rectified, filtered current is us ed because it: A. Breaks down the cdls B. Causes localized polarity change C. Minimizes deeper tissue damage D. CauS<!s all o f the above
258. CUlling with e lectrode s hould be: A. Continuous B. Intermittent C. Repeated with 5 seconds interval in-between D. Fo!lowed intermittently with 5 seconds between each attempt

259. Contact of ti ss ue with e lectrode shouJd not uceed: A. 0.4 secs B. 4 sees C. 1.4 sees 0 .2 sees
253 C 154 A 255 B 2S11 B 2Jj1 D 2S11 0 259 A

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260. Thickness of lin foi l 10 be placed for special IrdY for eldstomers used for dentulous impressions is: A. 0_ 025 mm B. 0_ 25 mm C. 2.5 mm D. 15 mm 261. Thickness of spacer for elutornedc impression for denlulous mouth is: A. 4-5 mm B. 2-3 mm C. 0.5-1 m m D . 5-6 nun 262. Border of speci,d tTdy for dentu lous mouth s hould extend apical to cresl of free gingival: B. 2 mm A.lmm C. 4 nun D.5 mm
263. Thickness of 2
I ~yers

of modeling wax would

B. 2.5 mm D . 4 nun

approximately be: A. 1.5 mm C. 3.5 mm

264. Temperature of thermoslatically controlled water bath in conditioning unit of agar is: A. IOOC, 65C, 40C B. 65C, IOOC, 40C C. 100C, 40C, 65C D. 40C, l OOC, 65C
265. Preformed celluloseacetale crowns have ______ thickness: A. 1-2 mm B. 0.2-0.3 mm C. 0.8-0_ 9 mm D. 3-4 mm
266. All are advantages of Indirect-direct procedure of

fabricating provi s ion~ l s except: A. Reduced chair side ti me B. The ESF is lined wi th resin C. Less hea t generatt'd D. Con tact b-e tween resin monomer a nd soft tiss ue is minimized
260 A 251 B 252 D 253 B 28-4 A 25S B 256 B

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261. Ease with which an impres~ion can be poured without bubble formation is related to: A. Hardness of impression material B. Resiliency o( the impression material C. Contact angle of the die ma terial with impression D . Surface contamination
268. Following material is easiest to pour "mong elaslomen;: A. Addition silicones B. Condensation silicones

C. Polyether D. Polysulfide
269. Length of the individual dies is approximately: A . 15 mm B. 25 mm C. 30 mm D . 10 mm 270. Diagnostic casts for natural dentition are but mounted

in: A. Centric occlusion B. Cl."nlric relation c. Maximum intl."rcuspal position D . Inll."TCuspai position
271. While us ing arbitrary hin ge axi s, a 3 mm centric

relalion record can create acdusal discrepancy at fin;1 molar region: A. 2 mm B. 1.2 mm C. 0.2 mm D . 2.3 mm
272. When using arbitrary face bow, the Irue hinge axis is

usu ally A.l mm C. 4mm

away: B.2mm D.5mm

213. Co nformitive occlusion re fers 10: A. Occlusion of restOTJtion at Cent ric relation B. Occlusion of restoration at inlercuspal position C. Occlusion at Centric slidl." D. All of Ihl." abovl."
~T C ~'C

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occlusion is u su ~lI y givt'n for: A. Full mouth restorations B. A small resloration C. One quadrant of Ihe mouth D . Both 'A' and 'C' are (orrect A. B. C. D. For a good fit To prevent dislodgement To prevent dissolution of luting agent To get good retention
s p~ ce

Co nform~tive

275. At the marg in, tht' cas ting s hould clost'ly adapt:

276. Oplimum dimen sion fDr th e ceme nt

for each

wall of the CTOwn is: A. 40-80 mkrons C. 10-20 microns

B. 20-40 microns D .O.S\ minons


277. diameter of the cut crown should be -;--;;;-;;;large r than prepilred tooth: A. 40-80 minons B. 20-40 microns C. 10-20 mi(rQfls D. 1-3 mi(tons


ina deq u~t e expansion of in ves tm e nt matt'fia l ma y cause: A. Larger crowns B. Fins in the <:rown C. tnmmpJete scating of <:TOwns D. Porosities in the crown

279. In a se t of PKT ins truments, no. 3 is for: A. Wax addition

B. Carving C. Burnisher for refining occlusal anatomy D . All of the above

280. No.7 spatula is used for: A. Adding large amount of wax B. Burnishing C. Carving D. Bo th 'B' and 'C'
274 8 275 C 276 8 277 A 271 C 279 C 280 A

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281. Darby-Perry Trimmer no. 6 is: A. A metal trimmer B. A wax burnisher C. Used for cu tting sp rues D . USt.'<i for trimming acrylic 282. Hollenback (no. J ) and Ward carv<!l'$ (no. 2) A. Used for ca rving composite core B. Used for amal gam core C. Used for compaction of gold foil D . None of the above
ar~ :

283. R<!commend<!d occlusal scli<!me for r<!storation is: A. Cusp to single ma rginal ridge B. Cusp to both marginal ridges C. Cusp to developmen tal groove D. None of the above 284. Typ<! of occlusal schtm<! usually prt'Sent in nonnal natural dentition b: A. Cusp to single marginal ridge B. Cusp to fossa C. Cusp to marginal ridges D . None of the above
285. Occlusal contacts can be evaluated using: A. Potassium s tea rate B. Sodium stea rate c. Zinc stearate D. None of the above
286. C ut-back is us ually done to a depth of:

A. B. C. D.

0.5 mm 2 rum J rum None of the above are correct

21 1 B

Z82 0

253 D

"28-4 C

215 C

216 0

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287. Cent ric stops should be away from metal-ceramic junction by at lus t; A. lmm 8 . 1.5 mm D. 0.5 mm C. 2 mm
288. Angle at porcelain-metal interface is; A. > 90 degr~s 8. = 90 degr~s D. None of the above C. < 90 degrees

289. Denial alloys prefened for fiud prosthodontics must have; A. Low yield strength 8. Low modulus of elastici ty C. Low elonga ti on D. None of the above 290. In noble metals, Rutheum and Iridium are add ed as; A. Stwngth{!ners 8. Grain refin{!rs D. Surface hardeners C. Passivators 291. Minimum amount of gold content in hi gh-noble alloy that should be present is; A. SO"IQ by weight B. 60"10 by weight C. 10% by weight D . 40"10 by weight 292. Tin and Indium in alloys; A. Oxidiz{! during porcelain application 8. Give s treng th C. Achi{! ve hardening of me tal D. Both 'B' and 'C' are tru{! 293. Silver helps in: A. Oxidizing during porcelain application B. Castability C. Hard{'ning of metal D. 80th ' A' and 'C' are correct
287 82118
2UD 2108291 D 292 A 2938

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d iscolo ration of Au-Pd -Ag a ll oy du r in g porcelain firing is due 10 lh e prese nce of: A. High sodium B. High potassium C. High calcium D. Both ' B' and 'C'

G r~~ n

295. Pu rgi ng refers to: A. Periodic decontamination of porcelain furnace B. Using carbon block to decontaminate porcelain furnace C. Removal of green discoloration from restoration D . 'A' and '8'
296. lower d ~nsity o f metal mnn, th ~t: A. Restorations will be lighter B. LeSli e.:.:onomic treatment C. Less restorations per unit material D . Both 'B' and 'C' are corre.:.:t 297. Sem iprecious ~lIoys contain mo re of: A. Platinum-Palladium B. Silver-Platinum ' C. Gold-Platinum D . None of the above

298. Two pe f( e nt Be ryllium: A. Lowers melting range B. Lowers fluidity C. Lowers castability D . Does all of the a bove
299. All a re symptoms of Be rylliOS iS ~Xctp t: A. Weakness B. Contact dermatitis C. Jaundice D . Respiratory symptoms
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ba ~t

300. To ,o nt.ol thi ekntss of oxidt laytr in during firin g of poretlain following is A. Gallium B. Copper C. Beryllium D. Silver


~ddtd :

301. Base mtlal all oys may have noble metals by: A. < 10% by weight B. < 25% by weight C. < 25% by volume D . < 10"/" by volume 302. Acule dfects of txposure to nick el include: A. Fatigue B. Weight loss C. Skin sensitization D. All of the above 303. Following are thl:' alloys of Titanium uap t: A. TiCuNickel B. TiAIV D . Ti-Callium C. 'A' and 'B' 304. Pontic! with normal
buccolingu~l u:C;tp t~



prde rrtd

for following cases

A. B. C. D.

When ch~k s upport is required Knife l'dgl' ridgl' Whl're good abu lml'nts are preserved Both 'A' and'S'

305. The established rati o for Golden proportion is: A. I : 1.6 18 B. 2: 1.618 C. 0.1 : 1.618 D. 1.8 : 1.61 8 306. In posterior mel~l ,eramic restorations, junction s hou ld bt placed: A. More buccally B. AI thl' crest of Ihl' ridgl' C. Stightly buccally D. Lingually
300 C 301 B 302 C 303 0


306 0

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307. A C<lSt retaiJ1u used for removable partial denture abutment has in addition: A. Mesial guide planC5 B. Distal guide planC5 C. Lingual guide planes D . None of the above
308. Path of withdrawal in an abutment pre paration for

removable parli~1 denhlTt rtlainu is: A. Lingual B. Bucral C. Mes ial D. Distal
309. Remo ..... ble partial denture reta iners can have: A . Buccal line of w ithdrawal

B. Lingual path of wi thdrawa l C. Different paths of withdrawal D . Both ' A ' and 'C'
310. The rotary instrument used for milling purposts in wax

A . Cylind rical d ia mond burs B. Tapered carbide burs

C. Cylindrical carbide burs with cross cuts

D . Ca rb ide burs wi tho ut cross cu ts

311. Exlracorona l attachments a re retained on tooth through: A . Single casting B. G la :;s iono mcr c eme nt C. Zinc phosphate ce me nt D . Non e of the above
312. Retention thro ugh intra coronal preds io n attachment is by:

A. Frictio nal fit C. Micropores

301 C 30$ 8 309 D 310 0

B. Cements D . All of the above

311 0 312 A

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313. Majority of the semi-precision att. chments requl>: A. Buccal retentive arm B. Lingual retentive ar m C. Ocdusal rest D. Cingul um rest 314. Tinker's diamond points give . : A. Should er margin B. Long cha mfer margin C. Chamfer margin D. Knife edge in tilled molars 315. Attuhmenls .. nd occ1us . 1 res t s uts must be .t lust _ _ aw.y from metal-ceramic interface: A. 3 mm B. 2 nun D. S mm C. 1 mm 316. Rtcommtndtd diamtt". of th" . pru" for mobn ;s: A. 1-2 mm B. 1 nun C. 5 nun D. 2-3 mm 311.
M or~

A. B. C. D.

u:pansion of th" mold ca n bt obtained by: Wetting the liner SquC{.'zing the liner Placing the mold in water aftl'r set ting Both ' A' and 'C'

318. Av"rag" length of the sprue is about: A. 10 mm B. 15 nun C. 12 mm D.5 mm 319. Angu lati on of the placed sprue should be to axial wall: A. 90 degr~s B. 45 degrees C. 135 degr~s D . 145 degrees

313 B

3U C

315 C

311 0


311 C

31t C

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320. Bue m etal alloys melt with: A. Gas-oxyacetylene torch B. Gas-air torch C. Both 'A' and ' B' O. Single orifice gas-air torch 321. Preheating crucible avoid s: A. Fins and cracks B. Excessive slag forma tion during casting C. Porosities O . All of the above


322. Approximate quantity of high de nsity noble melal

alloy for a molar pontic may be: A. 5-6 gm B. 2-3 gm C. 10-12 gm O . 15-20 gm

323, In nickel-chromium ,liloy, indin tion for readiness for casting is that: A. It will have a shiny surface B. It w ill look dark C. Sharp edge of ingot rounds over D. All of the above
324, When metal in the sprue solidifies prior to in the mold -;--;;c porosity occurs: A. Back pressure B. Genera li7.ed C. Subsurf... ce D . None of the above 325. Improper poros ity in the investment ma y cause -:--;c--;.,-- porosity: A , Suckback B. Generalized C. Subsurface O . Back pressu re
320 A 321 B 322 C 323 C 32. D 325

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326. Conversion from Photopic to Scotopic vision tak es about: A. 20 seconds B. 20 minu tes C. 40 seconds D . 40 minutes 321. Blue paint on the wall of the operatory is advised becaus e: A. It gives shine to the tooth B. It is complementary to yellow C. It illuminates the area D . All of the above 328. Metamerism can be of following type: A . Achromatism B. Dich romatism C. Trichromatism D. None of the above 329. Co mple te la ck of se n s itivity to hue is referred to as: A. Achromatism B. Dark adaptation C. Scotopic vision D. Photopic vision
330. The opaque layer of cenmic: A . Masks the dark metal oxid e B. Gives tunslucense to resto rations

C. Functions as primary source of color D. Acts as 'A' and 'C'

331. Base metal thickness recommended for framework of an ceramometallic restoration is: A. 0.5 mm B. 1 mm C. 0.1 mm D. 0.2 mm

328 0

327 B

328 0

32t A

3lD 0

331 D

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332. Ultrason ic d u ning of th e cas tin g is done for: A. 15 minutes B. 5 minutes C. 50 minutes 0 .25 minu tes 333. Following a re ele me nts that fo nn oxides in gold alloy

A. Tin C. Indium be:
A . Less than metal B. Such that ceramic is under tension

B. Magnesium
D . Zinc

334. Coefficie nt of th ermal u :pan sion of porcelai n s ho uld

C. Above its glass transi tion t... mperature D . All of the above

335. Cont"c' angle developed between high gold alloy and ceramic is "bout: A . 40-60 degrees B, 80-100 degrct"S C. 20-30 degrees D. 70-80 degrees
336. Particle s ize of a fine-g rain po rce lain ranges from : A. 5-110 microns B. 110-200 microns C. 80-100 microns D. 300-400 microns
337. Thickness of opil qu e porcel" in should no t exceed:

A. 0.3 mm C. 0.5 mm A. B. C. D.
332 II

B. 0.1 mm 0 . 1 mm

338. Vacuum "ltained in porcelain furnace is between:

20-30 em Hg 80-100 cm Hg 60-80 cm Hg None of the above

333 II
:t34 A

335 A

33& A

137 II

338 C

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339. Collarleu crowns have:

A. Facial ma rgin in po rcel ain

B. Li ngual margin in porcela in

C. Proximal ma rgin in porcelai n D. 'A' and 'C' a re true

340. Prim,try purpos.. of platinum foil during firing is to: A. Create oxide layer B. Create good bonding C. Give sha pe to the restora tion D. None of the above
341. In Dir.. ct Lift Tf-Chnique of porcelain firing ____

is applied onto the die prior to firing: A. Die spacer B. Lubricant C. Cyanoacryla te resin D. Die ha rdene r
342. In porcelain wax technique, the ratio betw .... n

porcelain and wax is approximately: A. 6 : 3 by we ight B. 6: 1 by w(' ight C. 6: 1 by volume D. 6 : 3 by volume

343. First ceramic nown was made by: A. Ta gga rt

B. C H Land
C. Mclean D. Hugh('s

Highstrength ceramic WillS introduc.. d by: A. Mc lean a nd Hughes B. C H Land C. Taggart D. P K Thomas
UO D Ul C U2 B U3 B

339 A

:wi A

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346. Le ucite is: A. Magnesium-aluminumsilicate B. Potassium-aluminum-silicate C . Zinc-aluminum-silicate D. Could be any of the above 347. Leucite: A. Decreases CTE of porcelain B. Increases CTE of porcelain C. Decreases strength D. Increases polishability 348. Following systems contain ieucit e except: A, Optec HSP B. IPS empress C. Dicor D. Cerinate 349. In A. B. C. D, ion exchange method of s trengthening ceramics: Molten nitrate salts are used Molten citrate salts are used Potassium and zinc ions are used All of the above may be true

350. Ion exchange me thod incrns es stre ngth by: A. 10 percent B. 20 percent C. 40 percent 0 .80 percenl 351.

of ceramics reduces in mois t environment, due B. Stress corrosion O. Shear thinning

34g A 350 C 351 C


A. Static fatigue C . May be 'A' or '8'

letS C
:J<I6 B

347 B

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352. Platinum foil used for Porce lain Ja cket C rown is A. B. C. D. 0.001 inch thick 0.01 inch thick 0.1 inch thick 0.2 inch thick

353. Tinne,..'s joint is: A. Other name for TM joint B. When Tin joins aluminum C. Where Tin joins Platinum D. None of the above 354. Preferred si te for TiOller's joint placeme nt is: A. Buccally B. Mesially C. Distally D . ling ually 355. The Platinum matri x is degassed at: A. SOO C


356. In-ceram uses: A. Lost wax; technique O. Ceramming technique C. Slip cast technique D. Machining technique 357. Preui ng proced ure of ceramic rt!storation fabri ca tion utilizes: A. 900 tempe rature O. 1500 temperature C. llOO temperature D. 920 tem perature

$2 A

353 0

35. 0

355 C

356 C

357 C

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358. During g U.l.mmin g.. glu5 is co nvu led to crys lals through: A. G rowth of leuci te crystals 8. G row th of tetrasilicic mica C. Grow th of te tra alu m in um mi ca D. Grow th of al uminum . magnesl um-siJica te
359. Puce nlilge of hydrofluori c add used for e tching ce ramic laminat", is: 8. 1.5 perce nt A. 10.5 perce nt C. 15.5 percent 0 .9.5 pe rcen t 360. Etching ge l for cUlm ic is applied for. B. 10 minu tes A. 10 seconds C. 5 minutes D. 5 seconds
361. Pro1Cima l wrap in an Resin Bonded Prosthesis helps

m.l.inly: A. To re tain the res to ra tion B. To s u pport the restorati on C. To resis t torq uing forces D. To d o all of the above
362. Muilluy molus for Res in Bonded Pros thesis u", prepared in: A. One pla ne only 8. All planes C. Two planes D . Any of the above 363. Mandibular molar for Ru in Bonded Pros thu is is prepared in: B. One plane A . Tw o planes C. Any of ' A ' o r ' 8 ' D . All pla nes 364. Chemlul-bonding in Resin Bonded Pros thesis Is also achlevt!d by: A. Tin plati ng 8. Glass lono mer cement C. Sand blasting D. Bot h ' 8 ' and 'C' a re co rre<:t
35e IS
lSI 0

361 C

3112 C

:tel II

,.. A

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365. Electrolytic etching utilizes approl(imatdy: A. 25% sulfuric acid B. 30% hydrochloric acid C. May be 'A' or 'B' O. 18% hydrochloric acid
366. Chrmical Etching grl of Cisting consists of:

A. Sulfuric acid and hydrochloric acid B. Hydrochloric acid and nitric acid C. Nitric acid and sulfuric acid O. Sulfuric acid and citric acid 367. Etch ing ca n be done for: A. Nickel-chromium alloys B. Nickel-a luminum alloys C. Gold alloys D . Both 'A' and 'C'
368. To improv'" bonding of nobl", m",ta! Ruin Bond",d Pros thesi s to to oth: A. Tinner's joint can be formed B. Tin plating can be done C. Platinum fOil can be used D. Etching can be done
369. Adhuive resins may employ: A. 4-META

B. Polyethylene glycol gel C. Both' A' and ' B' O. Hydrochloric acid 370. In A. B. C. D. brazing, th", fill",r mat e rial has temperature as: Same as parent metal Less than 450C More than 450C More than 550"C

365 0

368 8

3$1 A

361 8

3$11 C

370 C

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311. Recommended Soldering gap is: A. 0.025 mm B. 1.25 mm C. 2.25 mm D. None of the above
372. Solder to be used for Type IV gold alloy is: A. 24 carat B. 10 carat C. 18 carat D.22 carat

373. laser welding procedure has: A. Reduced strength 8 . High corrosion C. Titanium componen t D . None of the above 374. Internal nodules in casting can be detected with the help of: A. DisclOSing wax B. Chlo roform and rouge C. Mylar strip D. All of the above 375. To ilChieve matte finish on occlusal s urface of casting. sandblasting is done u$ing: A. 250 microns alumina B. 500 microns alumina C. 75 microns alwnina D . None of the above 376. For matte finish on metal. sandblasting should be done at for ~--,-_ A. 90-100 psi for 1 min u te B. 70-80 psi for 3 ~onds C. 70-80 psi for 1 second D. 70-80 psi for 5 se<:onds
377. Beilby layer consists of:

A. Large crystills 8 . Unpolished metal surface C. Both' A' and '8' D . Rearranged microcrystalline surface layer
371 D 372 C 373 C 374 II 375 D 378 C
"Sr7 D

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378. A stone die from polysulfide impression is usually :---;;;-::c than the tooth: A. iO microns w ider B. 10 microns nar rowe r C. 25 microns narrower D . 25 microns w ide r

379. Rem.ining luting .gent on tooth after removal of te mporary restoration can be removed through fo llowing except: A. Explore r B. Wa ter-Pu mice- mixt ure C. Slow speed rotating ins trumen t D . Air-water spray
380. If careful te c hnique is followed , the marginal adaptation of a casting can be kept to: A. 100 microns to 110 microns B. 25 microns to 30 microns C. 10 microns to 15 microns D . 2 microns to 5 mic rons 381. More reliable indicator of occlusal contact is: A. Ar ticulating ribbon B. Shim stoc k C. Both 'A' and 'B' are good ind icators D . Articulating tape 382. Among luting cements, shear thinning is a property exhibited by: A. Calcium hydroxide B. Zinc phospha te C. Zinc oxide eugenol D. None of the above 383. Working time of pol ycarboxylat e is about: B. 5 to 5.5 minutes A. 2 to 2.5 minutes . C. 3 to 3.5 minutes D . I to 1.5 minutes
378 0 379 C 380 B 311 B 312 0 383 II

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384, Prior to cementatio n w ith zin c phos phate, loolh can

be prepared by: A. Air ab rasion B, Applying a coating of varnish C. Both' A' and' S' D. Applying citrate
385. Prior 10 us in g polycarboxylate cement, the tooth should be prepare d by: A. Applying varnish B. Oxalate treatmen t C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Applying citrate

386. Ther;{peulic occlus ion for fixed parlial denture was first dtscrib ed by: A . DAmico B. Stallard and Stuart C. McCollum D. Gysi
387. W.tX~ddfd (add-on) tfchniquf of devtloping occlus ion in wu is credit ed 10: A . PK Thomas B. Meyerson C. E Payne D . Stua rt 388. Centric cusps are othe rwise known as: A, Functional cusp B. Stamp cusp C. Shear cusp D . Both 'A' and 'B' arc correct 389. laterosurlrusion is: A. La teral and downw ard B. Lateral and upward C. La teral and pos terior 0, La teral a nd a nterior







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390. Latuosurtrusion demands: A. ~per grooves B. Steeper ridge a ngles C. Both 'A' and ' B' are correct D. Shallow groovt>S 391. GuateT immediate side shift tails for: A. Lon ger cusp height B. Mesial positioning of oblique grooves in the mandible C. Both ' A' and 'B' D. Mesial positioning of oblique groove in maxilla 392. In laten.J movements, dEed of mediotrusion is seen in: A. Ipsilateral canine B. Contralateral canine C. Both canines D.lncisors 393. Non-working condyle is otherwise ta iled as: A. Translating condyle B. Rota ting condyle C. Orbiti ng cond yle D . ' A' and 'C' are correct 394. Proximal box preparation for precis ion attachment use d mu st have following dimensions: A. 2 mm facio lingua J, 4 mm occlusocervical, 4 mm mesiod istal B. 4 mm occlusocetvical. 2 mm mesiodistal, 3 mm faciolingua l C. 4 mm occlusocervical, 2 mm mesiodistal, 4 mm buccolingual D. 3 mm occlusocervical, 2 mm mesiodistal, :; mm buccolingual 395. For a s mall cas ting, the casting pressure required is: A. 50 to 60 psi B. 100 to 120 psi C. 15 to 20 psi D .5 to 10 psi
390 0 391 B 392 B 393 0 39. C
:tH C

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396. Pickling refl'rs 10: A. Using 70% hydrochloric acid B. It is done for base me l~l alloys C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. 50% hydrochloric acid for gol d alloys
397. Borax;lS flux during mdting mdal does following

uc:ept: A. Prevents oxidation B. Increases fluidity C. Increases strength of the metal D . Minimizes porosity
398. Holtl'st zone in a flame of gu .. !r torch is the: A. Inner most zone

B. Reducing zone C. Oxidizing zone D . Combustion zone

399, Asbestos liner hn following advantages txcept:

A. Prevents contaminating metal from crucible B. It bums du ring casting C. Insulates metal from crucible D. Facilitates melting of al loy
400. Transfer of cnting ring from burnout furnacl' to thl'

casting ma chinl' should bl' donI' in: A. < 0. 1 minutes B. < 1 minutes C. < 1.5 minutes D . < O.S minutes
401. Agl' hardening of thl' gold alloy casting can bl' donI'

by A. B. C.

following txcept: Bench cooling Immediate quenching Quenching after 15 minu tes D . Heat soak' at 200C






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402. Fo ll owing are ty pes of ring liners ucept:

CellulOS(' A ccramic material Asbestos Polyethylene sheet

403. Orien tati on of wax palle rn in the cas ting rin g helps
A. B. C. D. Place the casting rin g in the machine Decrease the heat Achieve changes in expansion of inves tment Allow gases to escape easily

404. Thielemann's fo rmula. is more relaled 10: A. Natural dentition B. Comple te denture-s C. Occlusion in articula tors D . Both 'N and 'C'

405. Frankfurt Horizontal Plane is:

A. B. C. D. Porion to orbitale Lower borde r of porion to o rbi tale Lower border of porion to upper border of orbitale Upper border of porion to lower border of orbi tale

406. Freed om in ce ntric: A. Occurs in everyone B. Helps in all adults C. Is 0.5 to 1 mm long anteropos teriorly D . Has an teroposterio r and lateral component 401. Freedom in ce ntri c: A. Is rarely found in natural dentition B. Developed during occlusal adjustments C. Formed in complete dentures D. Is in all of the above

402 0

403 C

404 0

405 0

408 0

401 0

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408. For less Bennett movement: A. Cusps should be longer B. Ridge and groove direction should be distal C. Ma)(iIlary anterior lingual concavity should be more D. 'A' and ' B' and 'C' are correct
409. Following (.:actor will affect cusp h .. ight, ridg .. and groov .. dir..ction and lingual concavity of maxillary ant .. rior t ..eth, all thr .... : A. Rotating condyle direction B, Inter condyle distance C. Bennett movemen t D. All of the above
410. Uses of incisal pin and tabl .. is aU except: A. Setting incisal guidance

B. To Wa)( up anterior res torations

C. Maintain centric relation

D . Maintain vertical relation
411 . If incisal guidance of the patient is too s teep, in th ..

cast: A. It has to be changed B. Incisal table must be customized C. Incisal table must be changed D. All of the above can be done
412. Schuyler incisal tabl .. has following except: A. Long centric pin

B. Centric pin C. Center pin D . Off-set Pi n

413. Long c.. ntric pin of S<.:huyler table can b .. raised upto: A. 3 mm
B. 4 mm C. 2 mm

D.1 mm
401 A 41H1 C 410 0 411 B 412 B 413 C

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414. In full mouth re(onstru(tion: A. The clinician determines amount of freedom in centric B. Occlusal adjustments requ ired de termines freedom in centric C. Bo th ' A' and 'B' are corred D. Amount of discrepancy betw~n centric occlusion and centric relation determines the amount of freedom in cenlric 415. Curved indsal pin: A. Is p resen t in dentatus articula tor B. Helps k~p the (onstant radius for a short distance C. Helps maintain centric relation D . 'A' and'S' are true 416. Co mpensation for changes in ce ntri( relation can be done using: A. Curved incisal pin

B. Changing offset incisal pin

C. Changing central pin D . None of the above 417. A simple face bow is used 10: A. Mount the maxilla to a transverse axis of the Temporomandibular joint B. Mount the maxillary dentition 10 infraorbital notch C. Mount mandibular cast in relation to maxillary cast D . Mount maxilla ry cast in relation to hinge axis 418. The error of usi ng simple fa ce bow: A. Is great when face bow is not self.cen tering B. May not be clinically significant if centric relation check bi te is less than 0.5 mm thick C. Is about 0.2 mm anterop,osteriorly if centric relation check bite is 5-10 mm D. All of the above
414 A 41 5 0 418 0 417 A 411 8

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Tru~ hing~

uis is oblain",d by: B. Kinematic face bow A. Twirl bow D . All of the above C. Slidematic face bow

420. Following."", limitation. of simpl~ articulators ucept: A. Ecrentric movements a re unrelated to the patient B. No provision for movement into centric relation position C. It holds the casts in vertica l dimension D . Centric Occlusion in not accurately defined 421. Arbitrary Hing~ Axis is loc at ~d tragu s: B. 10 mm an te rior A. 13 mm posterior D. 13 mm anterior C. 20 mm anwrior


422. Condylar path of a simple articulator musl be sel al: B. 30 degree A. Zero degree C. 70 degree D. None of the above

423. Ear pie~e f;l.(e bow localn. hinge axis 10 an enor of: B. .r 5 mm A. :t 0.5 mm C. :t 1.5 mm D. :t 2.5 mm 424.
using arbitrary face bow for simple articulator, intinl 'l'dge of ma ~ ittary anterior 1'I''I' th should be .,--;,-C":c abov~ low~r m~mb~r of Ihe arti culator: A. 32 mm B. 50 mm C.54mm D .60mm Ditching T~c hniqu~: Porcelain is removed from shoulder <lrea afte r ini tial build-up B. The die is ditched lill the base around the cervical margin for better c xposure of finish marg in C. It is done around thc base of a working casl for Pindex Syslem D. The groovcs are made on the base of Ihe cast for retention


'" A.


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Gu~n Porc~lain ref~rs

A. The B. The C. The D . The

to: green discoloration that occurs after firing freshly built-up ceramic dark e{(eet at the margin of ceramic restoration type of staining porcelain for cha racterization

421. Foll owing ar~ tm~ for Dual Wax Tec hnique, excep t: A. Uti lizes two types of waxes for fabricati on of patterns B. Uses hard inlay Wa)( on cervical two-thirds and soft inlay wa)( on occlusal one-thirds C. Uses soft Removable Par tial Denture Framewor k Wax on occlusal two-thirds and blue inlay wa)( on cervical one-thirds D _ This technique helps in equal expansion o f investment in all di rections 428. Following a re tme for Eamu T~c hniq u e, except: A. 11 uses two coats of die space r B. Produces approxima tely 25 microns die spacer C. Material is supplied in two colo rs D . Spacer must not be applied to ce rvical margin 429. Mandibular condyl~ measures upto: A. 10 mm in mediola!eral and 20 post{'riorly B. 15 mm in mediolateral "d 20 posteriorly C. 20 mm in mediohteral "d 10 posteriorly D. 30 mm in mediolateral ,od 10 posteriorly 430.




mm mm mm


'0 antero'0 antero

Eagl~'s syndrom~ consists of following. except: A. Disturbance of s ty lomandibular process B. Fracture of calcified ligaments C. Associa ted with styloid complex D . Tinnitus

428 B

427 B

428 A

429 C

4:tO 0

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431. long centric applies to all but one: A. Freedom in cen tric

S. Advocated by D'Amico C. Used mostly in full mouth r(' hab ili ta tion D. May be ei ther anteroposte rior or la te ral
432. Range of threshold for detecting objects between ocdu5al surfaces of teeth is: A. 100-200 microns S. 1-6 microns C. 8-60 microns D. 60-100 microns

433. Each chewing cyde has ol duution of olbQUt: A. 200 milliseconds S. 500 milliseconds C . 700 m illisecond s D . 1000 m illiseconds

434, CiI5t'pi1 coping:; in over-dentures require: A. 5<J..70 microns die space r B. low temperature burnout C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Overs ized posts
435, In overdenture!;, the preferred height of covered portion of retolined tooth is: A. I mm B. 2 mm C. 3mm D .4mm
436. Pontip is a: A. Pontic
S , Retainer D . Me ta l frame wo rJr,

C. Prdabricaled pon tic

437. Amount of lateral shift of condyle during lateral

movement of mandible Is: A. 10-12 mm S, 0-7 mm C. ()..4 mm 0 .5-7 mm

431 B 432 C 433 C 434 C 435 B 438 C 431 C

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438. Average latual shift of condyle during lateral move ment of milndible is: A. 0.1 mm B. 0.075 mm C. 0.75 mm 0 .0.5 mm 439. Curvature of condylilr path is in mediotrusive rathu than protrusive, by about _ _ , A. Less, 10 deg rees B. More, 10 deg rees C. Less,S degrees O . Mo re,S degrees 440. Thickness of shim s tock is about: A. 0.05 inch B. 0.5 inch C. 0.005 inch O . 0.0005 inch 441. Functionally genuated path technique records: A. Chewing pa tte rn of pat ie nt B. Lateral move ment of mandible C. Both 'A' and ' 8 ' D. Vertical dimension 442. Fo llowing ilre close packed position of mandible except: A. Centric rela tion position B. Maximum intercuspa tion C. Maximum protrusi o n D. Ma ximum righ t lateral 443. TekScan Sys tem hilS following, except: A. A se nsor un it B. A milling unit C. A built-in printe r w ith compute r D . Provides immedia te information

U8 0

0 D

441 II

442 8

443 8

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444. Thf most co mmo nly uSfd fibfl15 in dfntill applin.tions for Rfinforcfd Composites ilrt following txctpt; A. Glass B. Polyethylene C. Carbon D. Porcelain 445. Preimpregnattd Fiber following txapt:
A. Vect ris


Composites are

B. FiberKor C. Splint-It D. Ribbond

446. Contraindications for Fibe r Reinforced Compositf Prosthesis ilre following exapt: A. Long span B. Pa rafunctional hab its C. Nt'ed for excellent appearance O. Patients with unglazed po rcelain restoration 447. Tooth preparation for Fiber Reinforced Compo!iite FrD indudes following u" pt; A. Deep chamfer finish line B. Linguoproximal step C. Occlusal isthmus D. Counter-bevel 448. Fluible die material is used: A. For making castings for three unit fixed partial dentures B. Is used for making P rovisional Restorations C. Can be used for 'A' and 'B' D . Are similar to hydrocolloid duplicating materials 449. OVA system a nd Zfiser systems are: A. Types of articulator systems B. Types of cast-and-die systems C. Types of c rawn remover systems D . Types of casting techniques
...... D 445D 44SC 447D IB 449B

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A. B. C. D.

They They Th.ey They

of OVA system is th~t: allow for expansion of stone are very esth.etic for ceramic work delive r gentle vibrations on crown can withstand high temperature

451. Following are true for Milling procedure except: A. Consists of using conventional straight hand pie<:e B. Uses cylindrical carbide burs C. Uses fine diamond points D . light pressure is used 452. While snibing survey linf"S on fo ll owing s hould be used: A. Red or green pigments B. Graphite C. lead pencil D. All of the above can be used
b~ked porcel~in,

453. Followin g materials can be used with Cerec system except: A. In-Ceram Spinell B. Vi ta Mark II C. Dicor MCC D . Procad 454. In-Cuam Spinell co ntains fo llowin g as major crystalline phase: A. Sanidine B. Magnesium spinel! C. Zirconium oxide D. Manganese spinell 455. The si ze of Mica crys tals prestont in Dieor MCC is: A. 10 to 50 microns B. I to 2 mic rons C. 10 to 15 microns D . 25 to 32 microns

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456. Mica structures


s trength of th e

c~ ramic

following A. Leads B. Leads C. Leads D. Leads


to to to to

multip le crac k deflections s tress concentrat ion at the ends breaking of crdc k forma ti ons Ion Exchange mechanism

457. Heat Pressed Ceramics contain mainly _____ "

crystalline phase: A. Magnesium Spinel! C. Zirconium Oxide is: A. 1 to 2 microns B. 3 to 10 microns C. 40 to 50 micron s D. 100 to 120 microns

B. Leu cites


458. When Leucite is a cryst"lline phase, the size of particles

459. Leucile strengthens ce ram ic due to:

A. Crack deflections

B. Crack bonding
C. Ta ngential s tresses D . Thermal tempering
460. Coronafl u crow n remover cons ists of following tXCtpt :

A. Air-driven device B. Multiflex cou pler C. A flexing device to flex the c row n D . Loops and adhesive damp
461 . O ne of th e following is wrong for Richwil crown

remover. A. Consists of making a perforati on in crown and lifting it up B. Involves using an adhes ive resin tablet C. Using sharp o pening action to remove crown D. Tying a floss to the res in
456 A (57 B (5' B 4Si C 460 C (61 A

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462. The Merritt EZ CiSt Pos t System consis ts of following except: A. A stick of thl'rmoplastic resi n B. Plastic rod C. A metal rod of canal size D. Can be used for direct technique 463. Following are positioner muscles of ma ndible excep t: A. Right latera l pterygoid B. Left latl' ral pterygoid C. Tl'mporal muscles D. Masseter 464. ViScu la r knee refers 10: A. Varicose veins under the tongue B. A shunting s ystem for blood behind the condyle C. The pterygoid plexus behind external auditory meatus D . Vascular rl'turn to the heart from knee 465. An the A. C. imp roperl y made anterior Jig for deprogramming mandible will disp la ce the condyle: Mesially B. Anteriorly Distally D. Downward

466. Bilateral manipulation of mandible during recording ce ntric re lat io n helps verily the following tx<:rp t : A. The proper functioning of the ligaments B. Correc tness of condylar position C. Alignment of the condyle-dis k assembly D . Integrity of Mticular surfaces 467. To show that Bimanual technique is most consistently repu tabt~, Dawson used: A. V('rticuiator method B. Buhnergraph or Veri Check analysis C. Leaf gage used by Long D. Dcprogramming device by Lucia
462 C 463 D 464 B 465 C 466 A 487 B

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468. Aqualin r d~ vic~: A. Is meant for Functionally Generated Path technique B. Used for muscle deprogramming C. Used for fixing Pantographs D . Used along w it h c a sting rings for hyd roscopic eKpa nsion
P~rmi ~s iv~




s plints: Also referred to as muscle deprogrammers Are designed to p osition mandible in a specific relationship to maxilla Thcy align the condyle-disk assemblies Used when a centric re-Iation should be corrected

470. Fo llowing are diffuent types of pe rmi ss ive s plin ts

except: A . Full occlusal splints D. Postcrior bite plane C. Splints with occluS<11 fossae D . Anterior bite plane
471 . A Dir~ctiv~ Splint is contraindicated in followin g conditioll$ txcept: A . If condyle and disk can be aligned correctly D. If disks can maintain their alignment with condyles during function C. If it unlocks occlusal incline contacts D . Both 'A' and 'D'

4n. Chu
A. B. C. D.

k bit~ art iculato rs: Have check bites on the incisal gUide table Condylar pa thways are limi ted to straight lines Condylar pathways are customizable Condylar pathways are curvilinear and are adjustable


4eg A


471 C

472 B

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473. Following sl.. teme nls for Denar Combi articu la tor are tru e ucept: A. It is a set path articulator B. It is ~ fully adjustable articulator C. Condylar path is interchangeab le D. Cannot accept stereog raphiC clu tches 474. Set P,lIh Arti culators ha ve horizontal condy lar path sd at: A. 30 degrees B. 20 degrees C. 45 degrei.'s 0 .15 degrees 475. Fabrication of customized condylar path "'quires: A. Use of simple stereograph;c recording B. Use of gothic .arch tracing C. Use of broadric],.; plane "analyzer D . Both 'A' and 'B' 476. Pankey-Mann ins trument: A. Is a specialized oct;;!\IS;I1 plane devke S_ [t is a type of face bow C. It is a type of gothic arch tracer 0 , Is a type of device to measure condy lar angle
477, Hinge Axi s Angle refers to:

A. Inclina tion of hinge axis to condylar path B. Inclination of true hinge axis to condylar pa th C. Inclination of low!.'r incisor to a line d rawn from incisal edge to center of the condyle D . Inclination of rna",illary incisor to cen ter of the condyle
478. Average Hinge Axis Angle is:

A. 45 degrees B. 90 degrees c. 110 degrees D. 135 d('gr('es

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479. Mashedpotato occlusion refers to: A. Tripod contact

B. Surface-Io-surf"ce cont"cl
C. Cusp tip- to-foss" contact

D. Cusp lip to-marginal ridge contact

' 80.

Following are choi ces for workin g sid!! ocdusion in natural dentition except: A. Group function B. Cusp tip to fossa con tact C. Parti,,1 group function D . Posterior disclusion are methods to accomplish posterior disdus ion except: A. H armo ni:wd an lerior guidance with bo rd e r movements B. Anterior group function C. Late ral group function D . Cuspid prote<: teG occlusion

481. Following

482. Most practical method for discludin g posterior teeth is: A. Ante ri or group function B. Cani ne guided occlusion C. Lateral group function D. Cusp to fossa occlusion
483. Altering Anterior Guidance depends on following

main factors except; A. Envelope of function C. Periodon tal support

B. Esthetics

D. Phonetics

484. following are common methodti of utablishing an

acc!!pbbl!! occlusal plane in natural dentition, exupt: A. Using fo)!; plane B. Ana lysis on natural teeth through selective grindig C. Us ing face bow moun ted casts with corre<:1 condylar pa ths D . Use of Pan key- Mann instrument

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485. The assembly of Broadrick Plane following exupt: A. A survey centC'r B. An art icula tor C. Caliper set at 8 inch radius D. A plastic flag

cOrulisb of

486. Following art' true fo r Occlusal Plane Culling Guide rxupt: A. Consists of C'x lra hard base plate wax B. A mouth temperature wax reinforced with base plate

C. Is kept on the tooth to be corrected to established

occlusal plane D. Is prepared on the articulator and is scribed by the caliper 487. Following are true for Fossa Contour Guide exupt: A. It is used if only upper teeth arc to be restored

B. Ensures non.interfering accommodation of upper

palatal (usPS
C. Is used on tower p osterior teeth

D. Can be easily modifit-od to accommodate Bennett Shift 488. Advantages of Functi onally Ge nerated Path ate following napt: A. They record the border pathways B. It is a Mush-bite C. Shape of occlusal surfaces can be carvC'd by this method D. Occlus ion is generated by the patient while functioning

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489. Following

<lire true for Johnson.Oglesby spring Articulator ~xcept: A. Can hold casts for single tooth re~ loralions using Functionally Generated Path B. Does nol require bite record C. Can hold casts for extensi\'e tooth restorations using Functi onally Generat{'d Path D. Each incline of the tooth can come in contacl when Articulat or is closed

490. Following are instruments that can be used to mount cuts for Functionally Gener~ted Path Technique

A. Yerticulator

B. Twin-Stage Occluder
C. Johnson-oglesby Ar ticulator D. A Jectron yig
491. An anterior slide in natural dentition can be produced

due 10: A. Interferences B. Interferences C. Interferences D. Both 'B' and


to the line of closure to the arc of closure in protrusion 'C' are correc t

492. The basic Selective Grinding rule for anlerior slide is:

493. Photocdusion refers to:

A. Qualitative analysis by measurement of the strains induced in a photoplastic wafer B. Quantitative analysis by IT\{'asurement of the s trains induced in II photoplastic wafe r C. Involves frequency analYSis through phototelemetry during occlusion D . Study of temporomandibular joint during occlusion by photoclastic measures
419 C 4110 0 491 II
4n II

493 II

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494. T ekSn n S)'lIlem: A. Is used for qUil Iit at.iv(' analysis of occlusion B. Used for q uanti tative analysis of occlusion C. Uses ul trasonic methods D. Both '8' and 'C' are true
49 5. Protedive muscle splinting refeB to; A. Limited mouth opening due to tonic contraction of muscles due to infection B. Chronic resistance of a muscle to passive st retch C. RcduU'd jaw motion to avoid pain due 10 movement D. Sudden involuntary contraction of muscles
496. Distal Displacement Theory fefeB to: A. Distal migration of premola rs in the long



B. Monson's theo ry th a t the articular disk gels

displaced during ma ndibulM closure C. Costen's a rgu ment that mandibular overc\osure can \XC V! if vertical dimension is more D . Monson's theory that distall y displaU'd condyle can causc deafness due to mandibular overcl osu re
497. Lateral mandibular monments have a mun valu e of: A. 15 mm B. 10 mm

C. Smm
498. All A. B. C. D.


about MORA art true but one: Ta kes the condyle to re truded position Brings mandible forward and dow n wilrd It is a repositioning device for mandible It recaptures disc in in ternal derangements of TMJ

499. Following are true for Pivot Appliance, except: A, Pivots are created on the maX ill ary 2nd molar areas B. Pivots ate created on the mandibular 2nd molar areas C. It reli(.'v('s s tr(.'ss on TM] D. It improvcsocclusion by increasing vertical dimension
4948 495C 4960 497B 4HA 4990

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500. Following an' not true for Beilby l;tyer except: A. Molecular disorganized surface layer of a unpolished metal B. Molecular disorganized surface layer of a polished metal C. Mo lecular organized surface layer of it polished metal D. Molecular organized surface layer of a unpolished metal SOl. Bezold-Bruck e effect refers to: A. Metamerism effe<:t B. A change in hue with change in luminance C. Change in brilliance whe n translucent ceramic is applied D. Formation of in ternal opacity in ceramic during firing S02. Bio logic width rders t,,: A. Width of epithelial attachment B. Combined w idth of epithelial attachment and wid th of connective tissue C. Combined w idth of connective tissue and epithelial attachment inferior to crestal bone D. Combined width of connective tissue and epithelial attachment superior to crestal bone S03. Essig Splint: A. It used to stabilized fractured or repositioned t('{' tn . and alvffilar bont' B. [s used to correct TM] problems C. Is used to correct occlusal discrepancies D. Is a mandibular orthopaedic repositioning device 504. Cantile ve r find partial den tu re is othelWis e called as: A. Sectional bridge B. Extension bridge C. Unsupported bridge D. Removab le bridge
500 B 501 B 502 D 503... 500l II

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S05. Mus h bite refers to: A. Inter-occlusal record made in impll"Ssion paste B. Inter-occlusal reco rd made in beeswax without record base C. Triple tray bite of natural dentition D. Interocclusal record made in protrusion of mandible
506. Spring loc k Bridge is a lso called as:

A. Swing loc k denture B. Spring fixt.>d partia l d enture Co Spring p la te denture D. Spring cantilever bridge

507. Primary colors of subtractive color s ys tem following, except: A. Yell ow B. Red c. Magenta D. Cyan
SOS. Foll owing

are true for Sleeve Coping of CSC Prosthesis, except: A. Made of Type IV gold casting B. Proteo;:ts abutmt'nt tooth from caries C. It furnishes support for gingival tissues D . Sl~ve Coping has a conical taper

509. Ave rage dimensions of a Sleeve Coping are following,

t xap t: A. 0. 2-0.3 B. 0.30.4 C. 0.4-0.5 D. 0.5-0.6

mm mm mm mm

thickness thickness thic kness thickness

buccaUy in o the r axia l surfaces on occlusal surfaces buccaUy

510. Finis h margin for Sleeve Coping is: A. Shoulder at buccal and lingual aspeo;:t B. Chamfer at buccal and lingual aspect C. Modified chamfer at labial or buccal s urface D . Knife edge all around
505 II SOlI C 507 II 501 A

a StO

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511 . The amounl of s pace Ihal mu s t be prese nl bet ween Slel'vl' Co ping and Seco nda ry Crown at thl!' gingi val third of a CSC pl'05the5is is: A. 0.001-0.002 inch B. 0.002-0.000 inch D . 0.010-0.015 inch C. 0.003-0.010 inch
512. Amount of milling to be don e at cervica l third of CSC

Pl'05thl!'sis is d d l!'rminl!'d by follo wing. tXCf'pt : A. Amount of yield of mucoperiosteum B. Number of abutments C. Occlusal forces D. Angle of the milling device provided
513. The main di ffe re nce bd wee n CSC Prosthesis and

Hybri d Tel l'scopic Prosthes is is in: A. Sleeve Coping ap ical third B. Sleeve Coping occlusal third C. Design of the secondary crown D. All of the above 514. Fo llowing arl!' trul' for Caninl!' G uidl'd O(clusion, exupt: A. It p rotects the other teeth B. It is a type of balance-d oa::Jusion given for romplete dentures C. It is a type of occlusion D. It is a mutually protected occlusion 515. In cenlric relation position of th e m,l.ndibl l!', th l!' ( ondyll!' is in with the glenoid fossa: A. Anteroinferior rela tion B. Poeleroinferior C. Posterosupe rior D. Anterosuperior 516. AVl!"age fi5(hu angl e is about: D. 5 degrees A. 10 degrees C. 15 degrees D . 45 degrees
8 11 C 8 12 0 5 13 C 8 14

51 5 D

5 1& 8

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517. Average discrepancy between ce nlric occlusion and Cl.'nlric relation in complete dentures is: A. 0.5 10 I mm B. I 10 1.5 mm C. 2t03mm D . None o f Ihi:! above 518. Following are differenlthird-poinls of reference, excep t on e: A. OrbitalI.' B. Nasion gu ide C. 43 mm superior to incisal edge of the maxillary centrals_ 519. Average intrusion A. 56 microns C. 28 microns


teeth is: B. 20 microns D. 10 microns

520. Teeth lilil.'d - - - should bl.' I.'Xlracll.'d: A. :> 10 degrees B. >20 degrees C. :> 5 degrees D. > 25 degrees

521. Un ila teral, optimum taper of the p axial wall

of looth 10 rece iv e a full ve neer crown is: A. 6 degrees B. 3 degrees C. 5 degrees D. 12 degrees 522. Path of insertion for fixed prosthesis can be e valuated from a dist.nce of: A.30 cm B.40em C. IOcm D.25 em 523. Ml.'tal-cl.'r.mic rl.'s loration rl.'quires on fundional cusps: A.3mm B. 1 mm C. 1.5 to 2 mm D . 3 to 3.5 mm reduclion

524. PI.'r(l.'ntage of epinephrine present in gingival retra cti on cord is: B. 8% A. 80% C. 18% D. 28%
517 0 51' B 51' C 521) 0 521 B 522 A 523 C 52'

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525. Setting lime of addition silicone impression material is: A . 9-10 mts. B. 15-20 mts. e. 6-8 mts. D .3-4 mts. 526. The gingiva l bevel serves the following pu.rposn: A. Wea k enamel is re m oved B. Me tal on bevell"<l ma rgi n is burnishable e. A lap sliding fi t is prod uced at the gingiv a D. All of the above 527. The min e ral content of enamel on a weight buis is: A. 81).-85 percen t B. 6O-6S pe rcent C. %-97 pe rcent D. 40-45 percent
528. Watn content of enamel amounts to: A. I percent B. 4-5 pe rcent

C. 5 percen t

0. 2-3 pew mt

529. The amount of organic malin in enamel amounts to: A. < 1 perce nt B. > 1 pe rcent C. < 5 perce nt D . < 10 pe rcent 530. The main minnal of enamel is: A. Calcium phosphate B. Calcium carbonate C. Hydroxyapati te D . Sodium (Juoride 531. Enamel i~ : A. Not pl'rml'abll' to ionic ma terial in saliva B. Pe rmeable to ionic materials e. Not pe rmeable to ionic materials in pul p D . Only occasionally permeable to ion ic materia ls
525 C 52e D 527 C 521 D 529 A 530 C 53\ B

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Enlm~l contain. following tr.c~ eI~menl!i: A. Fluoride, zinc, sodium and magnesium B. Fluoride. zill<:. a nd magn",,;um only C. Fluoride, sodium. ~nd 7.;n, only O. Calcium, ~<)dium and phosphate
Th~ u.~ of vacuum invuting i. pos.ibl~ only wilh an invutment: A. With no silica con t~"I1t B. Wi th an a" erage silica con tent C. With a high 511ic,' content O. With a low si lica content


534. O n M ing hut~d, the casting gold pas.H through the following vi .ible otages: A . They ronge. ! into ~ bUllon B. They torn d lCHy red C. 1Rcy b<.-come spher<>i da l in shape D. All 0/ the above 535. The radic.1 method for ...,Iraction of g ingiv.lliM"~ i. : A. Use 0/ 1 pt',cent Epinephrine B. Use 01 8 perc .. nl Epinephrine C. Use <>1 ek"clric~1 instwments OT chemical agents D. COllon stra nd dipped in Al .. m 536. Con5<'rvltive .et.action be achieved by: A. Removal of gingival B. Removal of gingiva l C. Single <Ollon strand D. Gingilage

of the marginal gingival can

by eleclrical iflSlrumenlS Ii .."" by chemical agents dipped in alum crystals

537. Followi ng dru gs can be used u che m ica l agen l$ 1m gi ng;"al tl .... ~ .droclion, e>:upt: A. 8'1' . zinc chloride B. 20% ta nnic acid C. 8% epinephrine 0.40% zi"" chloride

532 A






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538. Indn l Gu i danc ~, A. Guid..,. the ma nd ible into cen tric positiQn as the m andible protrudes 8. Is not influenc.-d by the a mou nt of overjet C. Guides the ma ndible into centric positiQn as the mandible retrud..,. D. Is not influe nced by the amount <>I ove rbite
539. If th condyle on the working .ide il pivoting and if
th ~ re

A. 8. C. D.

i. no side s hift, th en: There is nQ condyla r pa th There is nO hinge ""is There i ~ no Benne tt movement There i. no n lcr of rotation
of a be
H j ng~


Re 'lul",m~nl5

Axi. l ocator all' following.. that it is stable

erupt: A. It should 8 . It should c. It should D. It . hQuld

h e~vy ,;0

be stab le

be read ily ad justable

be light in weight

541 . Th e Protrusive and Bennen Shift r ordings: A . Are c~ trcmely variable 8 . Are not constant to the true . ~ i s-orbital plane C. Always rema in romt"nl to the true a>:i.-orbital plane D . Vary ve ry lightly

541. When interceptive contact involve. I cu.p incline: A. Reduce thedi.ul indine on the upper and the mo..os;al indine on the IQwcr k",'h B. Reduce ~ial incline on upper and distal incline of lower C. "educe a cusp tip D. Deepen the fQSS;l. of the lower molars


5H C


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543. A tip of the cusp is reduced: A. When the mesial incline on the upper tooth is reduced B. When it is an interfe ring contact in rentric, working and balancing posi tions C. When the fossa is deepened D . When the distal ind ine of the lower is reduced 544. When reducing th e non-working sidt' contacts, dt'cide which s upporting cusp mainlains bellt'r ct'nlric ocdusion and then reduce: A. Its adjacent tooth in the same affh B. Its opponent C. The buccal slopes of the lingual low er cusps D . The lingual slopes of the upper buccal c usps 545. Ind ica tions for occlusal t'quilibration are: A. Severe occlusal wear B. Periodontal problems C. Occlusion re la ted TMJ problems D. All of the above 546. Contraindicalions fo r occlusal t'quilibration art' following.. except: A. When one arch is la r ger than the other B. Dual quadrant restoration with TMJ disturbances C. When tee th do not occlude in cen tric relation D . When funclional occlusion is being restored in its enti rety 547. Tt'm poromandibular joint disturbances du e to occlusal imbalanct' art' followin g.. except: A. Disharmony be tween centric occlusion and protruSion B. Locked bite due to deep vertical overlap C. Premature contacts o n the non-wor king side D . Long centric contacts

543 B

544 B

545 D

546 B

547 D

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548. Indic.tions for Inlay abutment are following. except:

A. Mutilated tooth B. ?ingle tooth replacement C. Minimal occlusal forces D. Good crown length for the abutment
549. Contraindications for Inlay abutment are following. except:

A. Long span bridge

B. Short span bridge

C. Mutilated tooth D. Poor alignment of abutments 550. Dowel pin retainers ue contraindicated in: A. Triangular shaped central incisors B. Caries frl"(' dentition C. Young person with large pulp D. All the above 551. Advantages of ultrahigh speed hand pieces are following. except: A. Firm pressure on the tooth can be applied B. Less time to prepare the abutment C. Less annoyance to the patien t D . Minimized vibration 552. In fixed partial denture prosthodontics, the plane of occlusion is: A. The anatomic curvat ure of the occlusal alignment B. An imaginary surface that is related to the cranium C. A fixed (actor D . The oppasing functional occlusion 553. Most of the cases of fixed partial dentures have incisal guidance as: A. An surface related to the cranium B. Variable factor C. A fixed faclor D. A steep curvature
548 A 548B

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554. A hi gh A. Too B. Too C. Too D. Too

occlu5;l\ plant will product : short cusps of poste riors long cusps of posteriors short ante riors long anteriors

555. A short radiu s Cu rve of Spte will produce: A. Long cusps for molars and short cusps for premolars B. Long cusps for molars and long cusps for premolars C. Short cusps for molars and short cusps for premolars D. Short cusps for molars and long cusps for premolars 556. A nat Curvt of Sptt will product: A. Long cusps for molars B. Short cusps for molars C. Long anterior teeth D . Short an terior teeth 557. Too low pl~n t of occl usio n will ca use poste rio r cusps to: A. Appear too long B. Appear too shor t C. Appt'ar norrn.l\ D. Appt'ar in disdusion 558. A Curvt of Spee, which is reverse in nature products: A. Too long mola r cusps and too long premola r cusps B. Too short molar cusps and too long premolar cusps C. Too long mola r cusps and too short premolar cusps D . Too short molar cusps and too short premolar C\.lSps 559. When a knift t dgt ridgt is enco untertd in tht ma nd ibula r a nterior rt gio n, us ually tht pontic is: A. Adap ted lingual to the ridge in positive contact B. Adapted labial to the ridge in positive contact C. Adaptt'd labial to the ridge in a negative contac t D . Adapted lingual to the ridge in a nega tive contact


$$$ 0

sse ,.

557 ,.

551 C

559 C

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560. Rt'quirt'mt' nts of .. connedor ue following.. e;"'pt; A. Their dose adaptation to the crest of the ridge B. Supply mechanical strength to the prosthesis C. Provide convenient embrasures D. Correct occlusal function
561. Tht' dimt'nsion of tht' ,onnt',to r thai is importolnt for

strength is:

A. Buccolingual width B. Indsal-mesial thickness

C. Occlusal-cervical thickness
D . Mesio-dislal thickness

562. Following ue the factors fo r incomplt'tt' su ting of the

mt'tal framt'work, txupt: A. Nodules present within the retainer B. No parallelism between abutmenlll C. Undercuts present in abutmenlll D. Over trimmed pro)(imal contacts of the retainer
563. Following factol"!'l should b .. ch .. ck .. d in 01 ' oIsling during

its A. B. C. D.

try-in. txupt: Contact areas Centric occlusion Centric relatiot:\ Functional stability

564. Too small sprut rtsullll in: A. Distortion of casting B. Shrinkage porosity C. No alteration in casting D . Causes fracture of the casting
565. Sprue that is improperly positioned Coluses:

A. B. C. D.
560 A

Fracture of the casting Turbulence and porosity in the casting No changes in the casting Shrinkage porosity
561 C 562 D 563 C 564 B 565 B

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566. A non rigid connector is selected: A. When the alveolar bone is excessively reduced B. When the alveolar bone is receding C. For long span bridges D . As a bro kenstress joint
567. A solder joinl must have: A. A partial and convex periphery B. A partial an d concave periphery

C. A complete and concave periphery D. A triangular periphe ry

S68. The accepted rate of increase in firing tempe rilture for po rcelain is: A. 25 degree/minute B. 100 degree/minute C. 76 deg ree/minute D. 120 degree/minute

5069. A bridge may become loose because of following. except:

A. Torque B. Solubility of cement C. Presence of undercuts
D . Mobility of the abutmen t

570. Richmond Crown: A. Cannot be used as an intraradicu]ar crown

B. Is an intracoronal ret.liner C. Is an in traradicula r retainer D. Is an ext racoronaJ retainer

571. A shoulde rleu preparation: A. Gives a well -defined finish margin B. Is a least conserva tive finish ma rgin C. Facilitates use of copper bands while making lube impression D. Rt.'Sists occl uS<l1 forces better
S66 D 567 C 568 B 569 C 570 C 571 C

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572. Following",gis troltions olre required to olccur.lttly mo unt the casts on th e olrticuloltor to reprod uce Ih~ man dibulolr movements, txupt: A. Terminal Hinge Axis position B. A face bow tra nsfer C. Angular s lo pe of the condyla r pa th D. Beyron a nd Bergstrom points 573. Th e critical ttchniqut in cas tin g procedu", for a fi n d partioll dtntu", is: A. Good w ax pattern B. Investing the pattern C. Melting the meta l D. All the above 574. Befon: qut nch ing a gold cas ting, it has to be coo led for: A. 1 min ute B. 2 minu tes C. 5 minutes D . 15 minutes 575. An idul occlusion rtfen to: A. An arrangement of teeth for functiona l and esthetic goals B. Arrangement of teeth that is conducive to ocdusal sta bil ity C. Both ' A' and 'B' D . Angle Class I 576. Follo wing fador will a fft<:1 all Ihe three bcton: cus p h tlgh t, ri dge and groove direction, a nd lingual conuvlty of uppe r olnl rrior teelh: A. Direction of the rotating condyle B. Benne\! movement C. Intercondy lar distance D. All o f the above
5120 5710 514C 575e 578 8

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577. The small e r the Bennett Movement: A. Shorter the cusps B. Longer the cusps C. Greater the maxillary anterior lingua l concavity D . Both 'B' and 'C' ar(' corr('ct 578. Gruter oUlwud-upwud direction of the rotating cond yle in vertical plane, gru ler Bennett movement, and greater intercondylar distance: A. Gr('at('r th(' lingual concavity of the maxillary anl('riot tC<'th B. Long('r the cusps C. Both ' A' and 'B' D. Mor e dis tal the ridge ;!nd groove direction on maxillary teeth 579. Occlusal interferences will interfere with: A. Swallowing B. Speaking C. Centric occlusion function D. All the above 580. Following are reasons for a cemented full casl crown that requires occluul g rinding. ucepl One: A. Case moun ted in centric rela tion B. Case moun ted in centric occlusion C. Thickness of cement film D. Poor temporization 58t. Freedom in cent ric: A, Is rarely found in natural dentition B. Form('d in restorations C. Dewlop<.><! in comple te d('nturcs D. All of th(' abov(' 582. Freedom in ce ntri c: A. Has anterior-posterior and [ateral components B. Occurs in everyone C. Is best when about 1.5 mm long D . All of the above
S77B 571 A 5nD 5SOA SliD 5UA

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583. Physiological rest position in natural dentition: A. Should be used to rela te the mandibula r (ast to the maxillary ( ast B. Should be co nside red in a single res tora tion C. Should be ta ken in considera tion only in multiple res to rations D . All the above .ue correct

584. A Hanau H2 PR articulator: A. Is zeroed with the incisal tab le set to ze ro B. Is 7.erocd wi th the condylar elemen t 'ntric stop set to zero C. Both 'A' and 'B' are correct D . Is zeroed with the condylar ele ment centric stop set to 30 degrees
585. On a uroed Hanau H2 PR ;u1iculator, when the casts art' mo unted and later the spacer is removed and th e centrk s top is moved anteriorly, following events take place, except: A. Incisal pin will be centered on th{' table (ante roposteriorly) 8. Centric occlusion re mains the same C. The most re lative retrusiv{' position of the mandibular cast would be 3 mm D . Inc isal pin wil! not be centered on the tab le (anteroposteriorly) 586. Us ually, when an Hanau H2 PR articul ator is adjus ted correctly, all of the following <lTe correct, except: A. The cond ylar ele ment seats in di rect contact with the (entri( s top wi th the incisal pin centered B. The maxillary cast wil! usually have adequate room to move in a protrusive direction C. The condylar elemen t should bind o n the shaft housing D. The housing for the condylar shaft res ts lightly agai ns t the surface of the condylar eleme nt
513 B 584 C 515 A SI6 C

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587. In Hanau H2 PR articulator, following may affect the latrral pos itioning of the incisal pin: A. Cen tric stop adjustment B. Anterior gllidance C. Centric re lation record D . All of the abov(' 588. The Whip-mix and the Hanau H2 PR articulators are similar in fo llowing manner: A. lnterocdusal record is used to S('t condylar guidance B. Both have provisions for adjustm('nt of intercondylar distance C. Both 'A' and ' 8 ' a re correct D. A is the correct answ er 589. If the condylar indin.tion is moved from 0 to 70 degrees following events would take place: A. Maxillary cast would move upwards B. Maxillary cast woul d move backwards C. Both ' A' and 'B' arc true D . Non(' of the above a re correc t 590. A steep in cisal guidance is: A. Not related to vertical over lap B. Not import"nt for neuromuscular harmony C. Simulated on the articula tor by the late ral wings of incisal table D . All of the above a re true 591. When the maxillary incisors lire mi ss ing, the incisal gu ide table is se t using: A. Maxillary poste rior teeth B. Indina tion of the condylar gUidance C. Slide in cen tric D . Cuspid guidance if they are pn.'S('n l

587 A

588 0

589 0

590 8

59' 0

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592. One of the following is not a fun,tion of an adjustable anterior pin .. nd table; A. To maintain ,entri, relation D. To prevent wearing down of stone cast C. To fadlitate an increased vertical dimension D. To help in fabrkation of wax patterns for a restoration 593. A 5<:huyler pin and table is used for following.. except: A . Complete dentures D. Full mouth re<:onstruction C. . Splinting procedures D. Single restoration 594. When there is no freedom in ,entric on the casts, one of the following is wrong: A. A Schuyler pin and table should be used B. The FC pin should be below the surfare of the indsal table C. If the vertical dimension is not to be changed, a straigh t indsal pin ca n be used D. Both'S' and 'C' are wrong 595. Vertic;tl dimension may be maint;tined by ;tn inciul pin that: A. Can be adjusted in length B. Is curved with radius related to the axis of the articulator C. Has an off~set pin related to the arc of closure of the articulator D . Both '8' and 'C' are true 596. True hinge axis is obtained by: A. CR registration bite B. The k.inematic face bow C. An ear piece face bow D . All of the above

592 A

593 C

5114 A

595 0

598 B

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Th ~ s im pl~

A. B. C. D.

f.. c~ bow: Loca tes the centric relation Locates the terminal hinge ax is Is a nonear piece device Re lates the mandible to maxilla

598. A s imple fac~ bow: A. Is centered on the articulator B. Is not centered on the articulator C. May be ' A' or B' D . Is not centered to the axis of an articulator 599. Th e O rb ital po int~r ilnd the damp on a si mple fa ce bow are used to r~l a le foll owing. exupt: A. Maxillary cast to an infraorbital point B. With an ear piece face bow c. To locate the third point of reference for mounting the maxillary cas t D . Both ' A' and C' 600. A s imple articul a tor: A . Is related to the motion of the TMJ 8. Ma y permit face bow record C. May permit both vertiCil! and horizontal movement D. May be ' B' and 'C' are true 601. A th ick c~ ntric occl us io n int trocclus al record may resu lt in follo wing. except: A. Premature con tact in centric occl usion B. Absence 01 cen tdc stops C. interfert'nces in eccentric movements D. Absence of contac t of teeth during function 602. Use of a la rge-size articu lil tor: A. Often gives better r('sults B. Is always indicated C. Is always practical D. Both 'A and 'C' are correc t

593 A



&0 1 0

&02 A

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603. Usage of following will lead to lus t errors in a simple articulator that hu np.lbility for lateral mo vements: A. Molar group (unc tion B. Balanced occlusion C. Cuspid guidance only D. Anterior open bite

604. In be A. B.

a simple articulator, the occlusal interferences un minimiz.ed by following, tXCI'pt: Moving the oblique ridge distally Reducing the axial contours of maxillary lingual cusps C. Removing wax mesially from contact areas for maxillary supporting cusps D . Moving the oblique ridge mesially

605. Absencl!' of centric stops in thl!' mouth signifil!'s following. txCl'p t : A . Temporomandibular joint dysfunction B. Infraocclusion in restoration C. Excessive occlusal adjustment D. Shifting of teeth has occurred
606. The condylar indination to use the simple face bow must be about:

A. 20
B. 30 C. 40 D . 70
607. The distance betwee n the articulator axle and the ur piece pin when the cond ylar inclination is set to ri ght

position is about: A. 10 mm B. 11 nun C. J2 mm D. 13 nun

603 C

504 0

&05 B

606 0

1107 C

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60S. Whiif' using an fOar pif"f' fa,f' bow, thf' inciui f'dgf's of th f' muillary anlf'rior tu lh should be,-",--,--_ abovf' the surface of the lower rof'mbe r of the articulator: A. 50 mm B. 54 mm C. 58 mm 0. 62 mm 609. In .ubilrary mounting of thf' muillary whf'n " face bow is not uSf'd, the most important principle to follow is: A. Maximize horizontal condylar guidance B. Maximize lateral condylar guidance C. Maximize tooth gui d ance O . Both 'B' and 'C' are co rr~ t 610. Wh f'n a ce ntric rela tion rf'cord is not utilized to mount Ih f' mandibular cas t on a arliculator, the mf'thod uSf'd to mount the cast is: A. To mount it in centric occlusion with PR adjustment moved cloc kwise B. To mount it in ~ntric occlusion with a shim inserted between condy lar elements and condylar stops C. To mount the cas t in c('ntric occlusion with PR adjust('d to minus zero D. To mount the cas t in centric occlusion with PR adjusted to zero 611. f ollowi ng cli nical informa tion is necessary when a protrusive check bite is not ava ilable to set th e condylar in clina ti on: A. Angle of eminentia B. Balancing interfe rences D . Both ' B' and 'C' C. Balancing cont3(!S 612. The most common nror that O(c urs during mounting casts in cen tric relati on occurs due to: A. Curved articubtor condyla r guide B. Use of arbi trary hinge axis C. Incorrect centric relat ion check bite D , Incorrect third point of refere nce
&08 C 609 C 810 B 611 0 812 C

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613. The most common cilluses for an in correct centric relation record are following. PXCl'pt: A. Failure to use thoroughly softened wax for recording B. Muscle hypertonicity C. Patient not trained properly D. Muscle hypotonicity

614. Facets of wear do not o ccl ud~ on the articulator, but they do in the mouth. The probable causes may be following, txupt: A. Incorrect condylar s.etting B. Inadequate articulat o r design C. Inco rrect vertical relation D. lncorre<:t centric relation record 615. Third point refer~nce is more important for a earpiece face bow than for the nonurpiece face bow, beca us e: A. The third point of reference for the nonearpiere face bow can be set at any point

B. The nonear'piece face bow is not related to the hinge

axis C. The ear pit"Ce does not rest on the transverse axis of the articulator D . The ear pit"Ce face bow is more accurate 616. One of th e following is most accurate in taking a centric relation to mount lower cut: A. Use of centric relation chec k bite B. Use of PR adjustment C. Use of shim between condylar element and rondylar s top D. Protrusive bite that is s traight 617. The most common cause for the d ifference in condylar indination of about 7 degrees between sides, is: A. Not enough protrusion in taking the ret:ord B. Face bow positioned incorrectly C. Protrusion not straight while taking the re<:ord D . Protrusive record obtained too far forward

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618. Among ~ II the m ~ ndibular s upporting cusps and opposing f05sae, thl' cus p is ground: A. When it ma kes premature contact in centric and not in lateral e:w;cursions B. When it is ~ prema ture con t~ct in ,n tric rcl~tion, centric oo:lusion and prot rusive relat ions C. Only when it makes a prematull' contact in cent ric and lateral e:w;cu rsions D. In all thl' above cases 619. Following is trul' for cl'nlrk stops: A. Should ne ver be re moved B. If required to be removed, BULL rule should be followed C. May be rcq uirt'(\ to be removcG, under very spt'Cific rules O. All of the above 620. On A. B. C. D. the casts, the fi rs t s tep in occlusal adjustment is: Mark centric stops and supporting cusps Ma rk balancing in te rferences and prematull' contacts Adjus t working side contacts Adjus t balancing side in t{'rferences

621 . A rull' fo r adjustme nt of suppo rting buccal cusps a nd cusp ridges of mandibular molar tee th is: A. To grind tow~rd thl' intl'rfer{'nc{' B. Adjust 10 c{'nlric rebllon C. Not to g rind o n mandibula r molar buccal cusp tips D . Grind away from function 622. Balancin g sidl' adjustment is completed wht'n: A. Grind in g of the balancing sid e results in smooth gliding movements B. Grinding of Ihe working side results in s moolh gliding movements C. Teeth are no longer mobile D . Dentin is smooth
IIIB Ilec &20 A UIC
'~ A

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623. In wnadded method of fabrintion of a wax pattern, th e first wax 10 be added should be: A. Su p po rting cusp tips B. Nonsupporting cusp tips C. Centric stops in fossa D. Triang ular ridges 624. Lingual concavities of the maxillary anterior teeth are detennined by: A. Molar guidance B. Mandibu lar moveme nt, only C. Condylar inclination, !TIJinly D . Toot h guida nce, mainly 625. During fabrication of wax pattern, the part of the waxing instrument that is huted to pick up wax is: A. The tip of the bla de B. Midd le of the blade

C. Shank of the blade

D. Full blade ,md Ihe shan k 626. The dusting powder that is used for checking occlusal relation in wax patterns is: A. Zinc carbonate B. Diatomaceous earth C. Zi nc stea rate D. Calcium ca rbonate 627. Main aim of occlusal bile plane s plint therapy is: A. To isola te the occlusal contacts from mas tica tory sys tem B. To protect the tee th from wea ring d own C. To pre vent p ressure on the joints D . Non e of the a bove

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625 B

626 C

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628. Following is not true for the Twin-Ho by articulator: A. Has a simplified condylar guide ml'Chanism B. Has a prcrise anterior guide ml'Chanism C. Belie ves in Ihat condylar path affects the incisal guidance D. The anterior guidance c['('atN controls the condylar path 629. Twin-Stage procedure for producing precise eccentric occlusal relations ca n be used for following treatment procedures, except: A. Occlusal diagnosis B. Single crown fa brica tion C. Complete mouth re<:onslruction D. Tra ining flange pr05 theS<!S

621 C

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Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics

1. A rl'monble partial denture may be: A. All tooth-suppo rted B. Tooth and tissue supported C. Both 'A' and '8' D . All tissue supported

2. Following condition(s ) is/are also called as distal extens ion partial denture: A. Kennedy's class IV

B. Applegates class VI
C. Ke nned y's class I D . Both 'A' and 'C'
3. Stability is mainly against: A. Horizo ntal forces B. Functional forces C. Both 'A' and '8' D. Forces against remov a l of p rosthesis 4 . He ight of contou r is: A. A line encircling the tooth B. Ma ~ imum bulge area of the tooth C. De termined by surveyor D. All of the above

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5. An undercut in re lation to tooth lies: A. Below the survey line B. Above the survey line also C. Both 'A' ~nd 'B' D. On ocdusal surface

Guiding plants are: A. Usu~Uy single B. Usu~lIy multiple C. Usually p~rallel D. Both 'B' and 'C-

7. Inte rnal attachment:

A. Or precision attachmen t B. Frictional ~ttachment

C. Contains internal rests D. 'A' and 'B' Retention in a edracorona t A. Frictional resistance retainer is through:

B. Resistance of metal to deformation

C. Both ' A' and 'B' D. Tight contact of retention arm with tooth 9. Palatal bar ;5 a lways: A. > 8 mm width C. <: 8 mm in width B. > 8.8 nun width D. 1.8 mm in width

10. Indirect reta in er: A. Assists direct retainer B. Resists lever J ction C. Prevents displacement of RPD D. M~intai ns all of the above

n. Rest:
A. Is placed on rest scat always B. Need not ha ve rest seat C. Mainly offers stability D. Both ' A' and 'C' are true

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12. Functional impression refers to: A. Functional ridge form B. Anatomical replica of teeth C. Supporting tissues of the edentulous area D. Both ' A ' and 'C'
13. Functjonal occlusal registration:

A. Registers dynamic relation of opposing dentition B. Registers s tatic relation of opposing dentition C. Records border movC'ments D. Both 'A' and 'C' are correct

A. B. C.

relief is required under. Mandibular major conne<:tor Nonmovable soft ti ssues Both' A' and 'B' aTe true Maxillary major conne<;:tor

15. In removable partial denture, health of gingivallissue is ensu red by: A. Keeping minimum of 6 mm distance fo r major connedor B. Keeping minimum of 4 mm distance for major conne<;:tor C. Both' A' and 'B' are true D. Minor conne<:tors joining major (onnC'(tor at < 90 degrC'C's E. All of the above arC' correc t
16. Lingual Bar major (onnetlo r is filbricated using _ __ plastic pattern: A. 12 gauge B. IS gauge C. 6 gauge D.8 gauge
17. Method 10 delem,ine height of floor of the mouth is:

A. Use of periodon tal probC' B. Use of straight probe

C. US<' of individu.alized D. Both 'A' and 'C'

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30. A A. B. C.

major connt'clor should: Provide vertical sta bilizati on Horizo ntal support Both 'A' and ' B' D. Not be flexible

31. Lust rigid palatal major connt'ctor is: A. Single palatal bar B. Palatal strap C. U s haped palatal connector



palatal bar

32. Rt'sts without suts can cauSt': A. Orthodontic movement of tooth

B. Slippage of the denture C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Breakage of the res t
33. Complrtt' palatr major connt'ctor is indkatrd: A. When the abutment tee th are canine in class I

situa tion B. When there is less resorption of the ridges C. Bo th 'A' and 'B' Jre right D. When resistance has to be accomplished

34. Purpose of buding maxillary cast art' following. ~xc;"pt: A. To ensure intimate con ta ct with palatal tissues B. To provide visible finishing line fo r cas ting C. To incorpo rate the valleys of ruga e in casting D. To transfl'r major connec tor dl'Sign to investment cast
35. Depth and width of beading of Maxillary cas t is: A. ::>0.5 mm

B. ::>1.5 mm C. 1.5 mm D. <0.5 mm




33 C


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36. Following are functions of minor connectors, except: A. Joining denture parts

B. Join parts from one side of the prosthesis to o ther side C. Abu tment to prosthesis function D . Transfe r functiona l stress to abu tment teeth
37. The only minor connec tor that is fl exible is: A. That which connects major connector to den ture base B. That which connects dir ect retain e r to majo r connector C. Vertical arm of an bar clasp D . T hat which connects embrasure hook to ma jor connector

38. A minor connector located al e mbras urt' s hould bt': A. Thinnes t toward lingual surface B. Tapering away from contact area C. 80th 'A' and '8' D . Thickest toward lingual surface
39. When a minor connector contacts tooth surface on

either side of t'mbruu"" it should: A. Abruptly e nd at the tooth B. Be sharply angled C. Not have space between it and the toot h D . All of the a bove are true
40. Bulkit'st portion of a proximal minor connt'ctor is

towards its: A . Buccal side C. Lingua l

B. Centre D. Inferior

41 . Angl e Oil junction bt'lwt'(Jl ma jor connector il nd denture base minor connector should be: A. ;,. 90 degrees B. > 11 0 degrees C. 90 deg rees D. <'" 90 degrees
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42. Minor connector for mandibular distal extension will e"ten d unto: A. One-third the length of edentulous ridge B. Two-thi rd the length of the edentulous ridge C. Entire length of edentulous ridge D. Half the length of the edentulous ridge 43. Att ..chment of acrylic trays to the latticl' minor Conneetor can bl' I'stablishl'd by: A. Tray adhesives B. Nail head minor connector C. 80th 'A' and 'B' D. Nail heads on the framework 44. Minor con nector for mnill .. ry dist .. 1 I'xtl'nsion dl'ntu~ base will ntend unto: A. One-third the len gth of the edentulous ridge B. Two- third the length of the edentulous ridge C. Entire length of edentulous ridge D. Half Ihe len/ol th of the edentulous rid/ole 45. Tissul' stops .tee u51'ful in: A. Stabilizing framework during processing B. Stops the tissue impingement by tray C. 80th 'A' and 'B' D. Engaging buccal slope of the residual ridge 46. Finishing lin e junction with major connector should have angle: A. = 90 degrees B. <= 90 degrees C. >= 90 degrees D . > 90 degrees 47. Sm .. U window in rl'lief w .. x distal to termi nal .. butment in dist ..1 ntension denture base ~movabll' puti ..1 denture acts as: A. Tissue SlOp B. Finishing line C. Finishing Inde" Tissue stop D. Nail head retention

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48. Settling 01 a removable putial denture may occur due to one of the following renons, except: A. Improper rest design B. Row of amalgam underneath restorations C. Giving canine rest seat D. Intrusion of abutment

49. Dee pest part of a rest seat is tow.. rds: A. Distobua.:al line angle B. Distolingual line angle D. Marginal ridge C. Central fossa
SO. Base of the rest sut should be .. t lust _ _ _ _ fo, Mola rs and Premolars: A. 1.5 mm B. 1 mm C. 2 mm 0.2.5 mm
51. Marginal ridge for a rest sut should be reduced by at least: A.lmm B. 2mm C. 1.5 nun D .3 mm
52. Floor of the rest sut s hould be:

A. Convex C. 'A' or'S'

B. Spoonshaped

D. Flat

53. An angle > 90 degrees bdween rest and its minor

connector may result in: A. Slippage of prosthesis B. More support for prosthesis C. Both 'A' and'S' D. Orthodontic correction of the abutment 54. When it is not pouible to make the angle between rest and its minor connector < 90 degrees: A. Give a rest -less denture B. Use secondary rest on opposing side C. Either ' A' or'S' D. Give embrasure hook
4aC 41C 500 StC 5211 53,""11

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55 . .Wh~n r~st s nts are pr~pa~d at intHproximal aru on two .. djaCfnt tffth: A. It should extend far lingually B. They avoid wedging by the framework C. They do not shunt food D . Both 'A' and '8' are true 56. Interproxim.. 1 occlusal rt'st seats: A. Violate contact points B. Extend rar lingually C. Both 'A' and 'B' are true D. Do not avoid wedging effect by framework 57, Internal occlusal res ts ire indicat ~d in: A. Tooth-tissue supported class I designs B, Tooth-tissue supported class 11 designs C. Tooth supported class III designs O. All distal extension denture baS(' designs 58, following st ructur~ of nmov;oblf p;ortial dfntUff giv" both occlusal s upport and horizontal slabHiution: A. Occlusal rest B. Interproxim.1t OCduSlt rest C. Internal occl usal res! D , Indirect retain er 59. Oifferencf b~tween internal occlusal rest and int~mal attachment is thai: A. Internal attachment 1150 provides support D, Internal occlusal res; also provides reten tion C. internal occluSJI rest also provides stabilization D. internal at tach ment al so provides ret"ntion 60. Whfn intern"] occlusal rests are used, Wf , .. n use: A , Buccal reCiprocal arm B. Proximal retentive a rm C. Lingual reciprocal arm D, Lingual retentive arm





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66. PlIrtilll d~ntur~ away from tissue is l'Hist~d by following. txupt: A. Tissues of residual ridge B. Action of re tentive clasp C. Stabilizing minor connector D. Indirect re tainer of
Mov~m~nt r~movabl~

67. Rotation s occurring about an nis through most post~rior abutm~nts aK: A. Towards the ridge B. Away from the ridge C. Either 'A' or 'B' D. Rotation along a longitudinal axis 68. of removabl~ partial denture longitlldinal nis: A. Occurs a round residual alveolar ridge B. Is resistL'(\ by di rect retainer C. Both 'A' and 'B' are true D. Is resisted by stress breaker


69. Movement around longitudinal nis if not resis ted, may cause: A. UnQue st ress to sides of ridge B. Sinking in denture C. Horizontal shifting of denture base D. Both 'A' and 'C' are true 70. Rotation of .emovable partial denture in vertical axis O(curs due to: A. Vertical occlusal forces B. Diagonal forces C. Both 'A' and 'B' are true D. Diagonal and horizontal occlusal forces 71 . components of ~movable paTtial denture act against forces "ting from: A. Ipsilate ral side B. Contralateral side C. Both 'N and 'B' D. Occlusal side
I58A 57C HA "D 700 718

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72. Magnitude of lateral fo rtes may prese nce of following.. fiXapt:



A. B. C. D.

Ocdusion without lateral interference Abnormal jaw relation Malpositioned teeth in the arth Improper ocdusal plane

73. In a tooth-s upported d~ntur~ the signifi cant that has to M considered is: A. Vertital B. Horizontal C. Sagittal D. Frontal

14. In a

looth-s upport~ d~ntu"" th~

horizontilll forces ar~


C. D.

by Ih~: Ocdusal restsfloor Internal ocdusal restfloor Internal occlusal rest-walls Occlusal rests-walls

15. A lingual re5t: A. Is nearer to axis of rotation D. Has less tendency to tip the tooth C. Is more esthetic D. All of the above are true
16. Ungual ci ngulum rest sut may


A. B. C. D.

On the mandibular canines Just incisal to cingulum Both 'A' and 'D' are true On steep lingual surface

11. Following are lrue for cingulum Test, rxupt: A. Mostly done on mandibular anterior B. It can be prepared just incisal to cingulum also C. It is mostly done on maxillary anteriors D. It is done on thicker tooth labiolingually
nA 73B 74C 750 7e B TT A

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7S. Usually rtst seats art loc.ttd .t: A. The junction of enamtl and dentin B. Enamel C. Dentin D. At cemento-enamel junction

79. Roor of tht cingulum rest St.t is plactd towards: A. Ml'Sial axial wall B. Distal ;lxial wall C. Cervical end D . Incisal end
SO. Approach for. cingulum rest is: A. Perpendicular to lingual slope B. Horizontal to lingual slope e. Parallel to lingual slope D . Cep,ical to lingual slope
81. Incisalapical dtpth of cingulum rest is minimum: A. 2 mm B. 1.5 mm


1 mm

D. 0.5 mm
B.l to2mm D. 4~5 mm

82. Mtsio-Dislal Jtngth of cingulum rest is minimum:

A. 2.5 to 3 mm C. 3.5 to 4 mm

83. Labiolingual width of tht cingulum rtst is minimum: A.lmm B.3mm C.2mm D.4mm 84. Most apical portion of a cingulum rtst is: A. Mesial corner B. Distal corner C. Apex of the preparation D. Floor of the preparation 85. A lingual rest can bt plactd on following. except: A. Laminate veneer B. Composite restoration D. Etched metal restoration C. Mandibular canine






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66. Ban ty~ rests are indicated in following. except: A. Where thin enamel is present B. Where overly sufficient enamel is present C. On amalgam restoration placed on the teeth D. On compacted gold restoration 87. Incisal rests: A. Mostly used as auxiliary rests B. Mostly used as indirect retainer C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Mostly preferred for maxillary Jnteriors 88. Disadvantages of incisal rest are following.. except: A. Less esthetic B. Unfavo rable leverage on teeth C. Causes intrusion of anterior teeth D. Causes ortho movement of the teeth 89. Dimensions of an incisal res t seat is: A. 1.5 mm wide, 2.5 mm deep B. 3 mm wide, 2 mm deep C. 2.5 mm wide, 1.5 mm deep D. 2 mm wide, 3 mm deep 90. Full incisal rests are indicated in following. except: A. To provide anterior gUidance B. In abraded anatomy of tooth C. To provide retention D. To provide stabilization 91. Parts that offer support for removable partial denture are following: A. Rest and reciprocal Jrrn B. Rest and retentive Jrm C. Rest and denture base D. Rest and minor connector







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92. Retention for removable partial denh1re is obtained by: A. Retaining elements and denture bases B. Denture bases and minor connectors C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Rests and rest seats 93. Direct Retainers offer. A. Primary retention B. Mechanical retention C. Both 'A' and 'B' a re true D . Secondary retention 94. Denture bases of removible putiil denture offer. A. Primary retention B. Mechanical retention C. Both 'A' and 'B' are true D. Secondary retention 95. Mech.. niCil retention in removible parti.. ) denture m .. y be .. chieved through: A. Frictional means B. By t>ngJging a depression on tooth C. Engaging an undercut cervically D. Anyone of the above 96. Inlricoron.. 1 reliiner mech.. nism is: A. Engaging the undercut intracoronally B. Frictional resistance C. Dimpling D. Any of the above 97. Exlricorona) retainers may be: A. Placed on the extemal surface of crown B. Attached to the extem.. l surface of the crown C. Either 'A ' or '8' D . Precision attachments







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98. Extr;IComnal retaine rs may be of following types,

exc:rpt: A. Dalbo attachment B. Clasp type retainers C. Attachment w ith f1~xible dips or rings D. Chayes attachment
99. Internal albchm~nt is first formulated by: A . Dalbo B. Chayes C. Ney D. Kennedy

100. Precision a ttachmen ts following. txcrp t: A. Internal attachment B. Internal rest seats C. Intracoronal retainers D. In tlacolonal attachments




101. lntracomnal attachment: A. Eliminates visible utentive component 8 . Gives betler vertical support through a rest seat C. Offers less vertical support D . Has both 'A' and '3' 102. Limitatio ns to un of Interna l attachment are following. txcrpt: A. Size of the pulp B. Availability C. Clinical crown-short D . Cost of the prosthesis 103. A stress-breaker i ii a mus t in dis tal extension denture base when using intemal a ttachment, for following reason: A. To prevent tran smission of horizontal forces to abutment 8. To preve nt vertical forces to abutment C. To prevent rotational forces to abutment D . Any one of 'A' or'C'
M D " II 100 II 101 D 10: II 103 D

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104. Thoe .. pic;tl ~ngloe formoed boetwoeoen survoeyor bl ..d l.' .. nd Ih oe tooth surf.. coe is known ..5: A. Angle of ocdusal convergence B. Angl{' of occlusal divergence C. Angle of cervical convergenc{' O. Angle of cervical divergence
l OS. If grutl." .. ngll.' of cl.'rv ical co nvl.'rge nce is present, clasp

terminus s hould be pl..ced contour: A. Away B. Far away C. Nearer D. At

106. The amoun t of retention,

height of

clasp may be generating depe nd s on following. except: A. Size of angle of cervical convergt'nct' B. How far into angle of cervical conve rgence clasp
Ic rm..i'HlS is p la c ed

C. Flexibility of dasp aIm D . Tilt of the cast

107. Term Hei ght of Contour is coined b y: A. Cummer B. Dc Van C. Kenned y D . Craddoc k 108. Term Suprabul ge is coined by: B. Dc Van A. Cummer C. Kennedy D. Craddock 109. Guiding pl~n n: A. Help maintain pOSition path of placem'mt B. Are prepared tooth ,u t faces C. More the number, the bette r D . All of the above are true
16<1 C 105 C 106 0 107 C 108 B 109 0

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Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics 125

110. Unifonnity of "'tention between 2 clasps depends on Location ot retentive tip: A. In relation to height ot contour B. In rela tion to a ngle of ce rvical convlO'rge nre C. Both ' A' and ' B' are true D. In relation to gUi ding plane 111. Eve n though the le ngth of the retentive .re of a bar clasp is longer tha n that of the circumferential clasp ann, retention obtained is less because: A. Flexibili ty is not proportiona te to its length B. It lies in several p lanes C. It s tarts from gi ngiva l side D . It li es in several planes thereby preventing its flexibility 112. Nonnally, diameter ot a clas p ann is detennined at: A. Its poin t of origin B. Midway between origin and term inal end c. Its terminal retentive lip D. A point of flexure 113. Edgewise flexing means: A. Ha lf round fle xion B, That offered by cast clas ps C. Universal flexion of round clasp D. Both 'A' an d 'C' are corre<:t 114. Retentive clasp /Inns in a tooth supported ",movable partial denture flex during: A. Placement and remov,,1 B. Functional movement C, Both 'A' and ' B' D , All rotatio ns of removable part ia l denture 115. Advantage of wrought wire clasp are following. ,xupt: A. Higher toughness B. Gre a te r tensile s trength C. Gre ate r bul k D. Greate r flexib ili ty
110 B 111 D 112 B 113 C 114 A 115 C

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122. In A. B. C. D.

a Ring Clup, th~ rdentiv~ ann ext~nd, from: Principal ocdusal rest to the tip Strut to the tip of the clasp Secondary occlusal rest to the tip Entire length of the clasp arm

123. Supporting ,trut for Ring Clup s hould be pla(ed on the: A. Retentive side of the clasp B. Near the retentive te rminal C. Both ' A' and ' 8' are true D . On the nonretentive side of the abutment 124. Redproution in a Ring Clnp originates from: A. Portion between secondary rest to tip of clasp 8. Portion between principal occlusal rest and se<:oridary rest C. Portion between principal occlusal rest and supporting' s trut D. Portion between set:ondary occlusal rest and strut 125. In dist.ti ~)(tension denture bUe, when there is no modifiution area exists on opposite side of the arch, dasp Is s uilabll.. at that side: a A. Ring clasp B. Reverse ring clasp C. Back action clasp D. Embrasure clasp 126. Undercut at th e point of origin of a clasp un be approa(hed by: A. Emb rasure clasp 8 . Back adion clasp C. Hair pin clasp D. Half and Half clasp 127. Following ue part of squeala of not providing double occluul rest for embrasure clasp, exupt: A. Separation of abutment B. InterprO)(imal wedging C. Food impaction D . Insufficient support for prosthesis
122 8 123 0 12-4 C 125 0 128 C 127 0

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143. While using T bac clasp, the mesial ulension serves to: A. Give retention B. Encompass more th~n 1800 contact C. Both' A' and'S' D . Offer all the stability
144. Bar type configuration of clas~ can al!lO be used for: A. Stabilization S. Reciprocation C. Both 'A' and'S' D . Retention

145. When a survey line is high: A. A bar clasp can be given B. A circumferential clasp can be given C. Circumferential clasp cannot be designed D. Bar clasp cannot be given 146. Infrabulge clasp is a type of: A. Akers clasp B. Circumferentially approaching clasp C. Sar clasp D . Ring clasp 147. lnfrabulge clasp is advocated by: A. Kenned y B. De Van D . Wills C. Applegate 148. In an infrabulge clasp, the clas p ,urn ari ses either hom: A. Denture framewor k S. A metal base or framework C. Border of metal base or cast against metal shim D. Lingual flange of acrylic or border of melal base 149. Following are features of infnbulge clasp, txupt: A. Split clasp arm B. Plated lingual aspect C. Ckdusally approaching retentive arm D . Absence of p roximal plate

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156. Composite supporl for remov,Ible partial denture can be found in following.. except: A. Class IV cond itio ns B. Extensive Class (If C. Class I conditions D. Class II conditions 157. Tissueward movem~nt Df the removable denture depends on following. except: A. Oa.:lusal lOild B. Quality of tissues C. Extent of denture base D. Material used for den ture base partial

158. Fukrum line is an imaginary line through which: A. Removable partial denture can rotate anteropos teriorly B. Removable partial denture ca n rotale away from ridge C. Remova ble partial den ture can get displaced D. May ~e anyone of the above
159. Most common fulcrum line on dass I removable partial

denlure is: A. One passing through ri gid component of direct retainer occlusal to he ight of contour B. One passing through flexible component of direct retainer C. One passing through minor connectors of direct retainer below heigl'll of contour D . One through crest of the edentulous ridge 160. FOKes that try to lift the dfnture away from bual Stat
an! counter~cted


A. Activation of dired retainer B. Part of removable partial dentu re framework located on basal scat area on opposite side o f fulcrum side C. Both 'A ' and 'S' D . Th e activation of both occlusal cest that acts as a indirl'Ct reta iner and a ~so the direo::t cetainer
'Sf!.a 111 D 1Sf! 0 ISi.a 1110 0

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176. AUa,hment between aCl)'lk resin and metal base may be achieved by followin&: A. Nail heads B. Retention loops C. Diagonal spurs D. All of the above 177. Tube teeth are mad e up of:
A. Resins

B. Cast mctal C. Can be both 'A' and 'B' D . P.o rcelain fused to mela l 178. DisadvanlagH of tube teeth attached direc tly to met.l bilses in cl ude following. except: A. Unsatisfactory ocdusi(Jn B. Required grinding of teeth C. Lack of adequate functional con tours D . Unaesthetic display of metal at margin 179. Metal teeth in removab le putial d e nture is indin ted when: A. Prevention of extruSion of opposing tooth is needed B. Whcn space is too limited C. Both 'A' and'S' D . Abutmcnt tccth arc tilted 180. Chemical bonding of resin to metal involvH following. exupt: A. Silica coa ting B. Resin bonding agent application C. Loops and Mesh D. Th in layer of "crylic .~sin over the me lal 181 . Triboche mical co~ting refel'5 to a proced ure of: A. Fusing acrylic to metal B. Fusing metal to metal C. Fusing ceramic to metal D. Applying a thin film of acrylic layer on mc tal fo r chemical bonding
176 0
171 A

17' II


180 C

1'1 C

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182. Tribocheminl pllJoCedun involv" following. except: A. Sandblasting B. Silane C. Denture base resin with 4-META D. Pressing on tube teeth chemically 183. Manife51atioM of loss of s upport for dist.ll exteMion denture base nn be following. except: A. Loss of occlusion B. Lifting of the denture C. Lifting of Indirect reta iner from seats D. Rota tion of prosthesis around fulcrum line 184. Besl method to check occlusion inlraon.lIy 10 U5ess relining of remov,llble p;lrtial denture is: A. Articulating ri bbon B. Green casting wax C. Myla r strips D . Acrylic-self cure 185. Methods 10 check loss of s upport for di5t.11 ulension denture base include following. except: A. Using free flowing irreversible hydrocolloid under denture base B. Applyine alternate pressure over the artificial teeth C. Allowing tissue rest by removing the removable partial denture D . Evidence fo r heavy occlusal contacts of natural dentition . 186. Following are lrue for dist.ll extension denlun base removable partial denture, except: A. Me tal denture bases can be used B. If relining is required, metal denture base Ciln be replaced C. Metal denture bases can be used when the tissues are displaceable D. More resorption occurs at the distal mos t end of edentulous area
112 0 1&3 B 114 B 1&5 C III C

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Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics 139

181. Rigidity of the connec tors in removable partial denture accomplishu following effects, txcrpt: A. Effect of stabilizing components B. Retention of the removable partial denture C. Broad distribution of stress D. Structural durability 188. Following are forms of stress-breakers, txcrp t: A. Wrought-wire clasp arm B. Cast clasp retentive arm C. Articulated prosthes:s D. Split major connector 189. Stress-brnkfT a bility of wrought wire clasp is due to following. f'XUpt: A. Its half round form B. Its flexibility C. Its taper D. Its round form 190. In a distal extension denture bue, stress on abutment is minlmiud by following: A. Less coverage denture base B. Harmonious ocdusion C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Anatomic basing 191. Methods to minimizt' stress on abutment tooth in distal extensio n dt'ntull' bast' are following. uup l : A. Functional basing B. Less coverage denture base C. Correct choice of direct retainer D. Use of stress-breakers 192. Action of stressbruktr se parates: A. Major connector from denture base B. Minor connector used for denture base and the denture base C. Retaining elements (direct retainer) and distal extension base D. Indirect retainer from direct retainer

e '" e

110 '"


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193. Stress-breakers are of following types, except: A. Those with hinge a ction B. Those with flexible connection C. Those w ith frictional movemen t D . Those allowing vt rtical movements

194. Following designs of stress-b reakers have movable joint, except: A. Sleeves and cylinders B. Hinges C. Ball and soc ket devices D . Double ba r major connedor
195. Movable joint s tress-breaker pennits: A . Vertica l mo vement of the denture base B. Horizontal movemen t of den ture base C. Both 'A' and 'B' D . Hinge ac tion as well as vertical movement

196. B.., .. d u ign of s tressbreaker usn: A. Hinge movement O. Lateral movement C. Both ' A' and '0' D . Vertical and hinge movement
197. Dnigns of strus-breahrs whkh pe nni! limited vertical and hinge movements are follo wing, except: A. Dalbo attachment O. Oaca design C. Spl it majo r connector D. ASC-52 attachment 198. Stress-brea ker des igns with n exib te co nnection are following. ""up t: A. Wrought wire conn&tor B. Divided major connector C. Ticonium-HiddenLock D . Split bars
193 C 194 D 19 5 D 11'" 0 1117 C l iS C

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245. Guiding plilnn mily be contacted by following puts

of A. B. C.

pilrtial denture, ",xu"t: Body of extracoronal direct retainer Stabilizing arm of direct retainer Minor connector of indirect retainer D. Minor connector of denture base

246. Guiding planl!:s which are not in thl!: saml!: paraHl!:l plane horizontOlIly: A. De<:rease the stabili2ation 8. Enhance cross-arch resistance to horizontal rotation C. De<:rease cross-arch resistance to horizOntal rotation D. Increase the food tnp
241. Following ut' tht' inlendl!:d functions of guiding

plann, exupt: A,. Provide one path of placement B. To s upport the retainer arm and reciprocal arm C. Ensure intended aclion of retainer D. Eliminate food trap
248. Thl!: minor (onnl!:ctor that contacts thl!: guiding plant':

A. B. C. D.

Has the same contour as gUiding plane Is thicker lingually than buccaUy Has both' A' and '8' qualities No change in thickness buccolingually

249. The reduced thicknl!:S5 of minor connl!:ctor contact

guiding planl!: bu C(ally: A. Helps in more resistance to forces B. Pl'('ven ts food trap more efficiently C. Helps to abut the artificial tooth more dosely to natural tooth D. Helps in stability

245 0

248 B

247 B

248 C

24g C

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267. following is the primary purpose of us ing Surveyor: A. To determine internal rests B. To locate undercuts C. To plan modifications of tooth surfaces D. To design intracoronal retainers 268. Main difleffnce bttwefn Ney and Jelenko Surveyor is in: A. The platform in which base is moved B. Swiveling of the horizontal arm C. In the undercut gauges D . Tilt that can be given to the cast

269. Best Surveyor for placement of internal attachment is: A. Wills B. Ney C. Williams D . Jelenko
270. Williams Surveyor: A. Best suited for analyzing cast B. Has jointed and sp ring-supported survey rod C. Both 'A' a nd'S' a rc true D . Has immovable horizontal arm

271 . Gimbal Stage table is advantageous in that: A. It cannot be tilted in any direction B. Center of rotation 01 any tilt remains constant C. Degree of inclination can be recorded D . Both'S' and 'C' are true 272. Mai n advantage of jointed ho rizontal ann is: A. It permits the horizontal a rm to be moved B. It permits the vertical arm to be moved to scribe the survey lines without moving the cast C. It filles the relation of the cast to the Surveyor D . Can be used to placement of intracoronal restorations
2111 C

2aI B

26 C

210 B

211 0

112 B

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Removable Parti,l Denture Prosthodontics [ 155

2.79. FunctiollS of guiding planes are!

A. B. C. D.

EllSuring defin ite path of placement Ensure predictable clasp retention Both 'A' and 'B' They ma ke all the teeth parallel to each other
p~ th

2.80. Clasp retenlion is! A. Perpendicular to

of placement B. Res istance of metal to deformation C. Both 'A' and '8' D . Tighl holding of tooth by the clasps

2.81. Wh,m anl..,ior teeth are to be replaced, the bes t path

o f placemenl Ihat can be selected is! A. Righ t la te ral B. Vertical C. Horizonta l D . Anlero-posterior
2 82. TI,,,, main aim of .. nt uo- p<>s t",rior tilt of th", c .... t during

s urveying is to establish: A. Good esthetics 8 . To provide pa rallel proximal surfaces C. To avoid interferences D . To dete rmine retention

283. later;!.1 tilt of the cas t has to be considered for: A. Creating guiding planes on the axial surfaces 8. To determine s tabilizing component of the direct relainer C. To local" resl s"ab D . Both 'A' and '8'
2S4. Non-retentive clas p arm is bes t placed at the: A. Gingival third of the tooth B. Between occlusal and midd le third C. Between middle and gingival third O . On the occlusal third
2N C 210 C 28 1 II 282 II 213 D 2&4 C

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319. Chromiumcobalt has: A. High modulus of elGsticity B. High density C. Low flexibility D. 'A ' and 'C' 320. Modulus of ~I~sticity of gold ~lIoy is: A. Higher than chrome.cobal t alloy B. Lower than chrome.cobalt alloy C. Ha lf of tha t o f chrome.cobalt alJoy D. Onethird that of chromecobalt alloy 321.
Ch rom ~cobalt

A. B.


has: High modulus of elasticity Low yield s trength High yie ld streng th 'A' and '8 ' of
d~fonnation th~t exp~ded



for chrome-cobalt

should b~ A. More than B. Half of C. Less than D. Same as

of gold


323. Ch romecob;l lt ;llloy has proportional limit _ _ __ gold alloy: A. Same as B. Lower than C. Higher than O. >= same as

324. High

modulus of ~l;ostidty of chrome-cobalt advantag~ous for: A. Grea ter rigidity of major connec tors B. Lesser rigidi ty o f minor connectors C. Can be used when undercut is minimum D . 'A' and 'C'
0 320 C 321 0 322 C 323 B 324 0


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331. Wrought ilnd gold wire un be of following type': A. High precious metal all oy D. Low precious meta l alloy C. Ei ther ' A' o r 'D' D . Medium precious ,1110), 332. Wrought wire hH to be embedded in framework 10 lie in two planes: A. For mechanical retention B. Since oxidation occurs it prevents wetli ng of the wi re C. For che mical retention D . 'A' and '8' are true 333. Wrought wire retenti ve clas p arm when s tiected, it un be: A. Mechanically retained in denture base D. Cast 10 d,mlure base C. Soldered to den ture base D. Ei the r cast or soldered or e mbedding in denture

334. Solde ring method prt:ferred for aUaching wrought wire to framework is: A. Torc h solde ring B. Oven soldering C. Electric soldering D. Gas-oxygen soldering 335. Electric solde ring is best for iltlilching wrought-wire to metal framtwork for: A. High recrystalliza tion of molc<:ules B. Rapid localization of heat a t site C. To allow grain grow th quickly D. To allow surface oxidation for better bonding 336. Fluoride typt flux can be used: A. When chrome-cobalt alloys are soldered B. When gold allo)'s are soldered C. When gold alloy is soldered to chrome-alloy D . For both 'A' and 'C'
U tc 3320 3330 3:W C 3S5 B 338 0

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343. Commonly used probes for examination of periodontium for removabl e partial denture: A. Is Nabers probe B. Michigan-O probe C. Explorer D . Ei ther' A' or'S' 344. Nabers probe is used to: A. Chec k for pocket depth B. Chec k for bleeding on probing C. Check the furcation involveme nt D . Feel crest of the bone 345. Fi rs t objective in selective grinding is: A. Coordina tion of occlusion in protrusive B. Coordination of occlusion in righ t lateral C. Coordina tion of occlusion. in left lateral D . Coordina tion of occlusion in ce ntri c relation 346. Cus p point is redu ced only when: A. It is in prema ture contact B. It is in premature con tact in centric C. It is in premature contac t in eccen tric D . It is in p rema ture contac t bo th in cent ric and ecrentric relation 347. lin gual inclines of muillary anterior are conecled wh e n: A. Anterior teeth are in premature contact only in centric relation B. Anterior teeth are in prema ture contact only in ('(centriC relation C. Anterior tee th are in premature co n tact both in cen tric and ecce nt ric relation D. All of the above

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Removable Partial Denture Pro.thodontlc. 171

310. True reciprocation; A. Is when continuous (orces are applied to the tooth B. Is when an orthodontic forces is applied to the tooth C. Is obtained when redprocal arm contacts tooth prior to the retentive arm D. 'A' and 'C' are true 311. Crown ledge is usually prepared on the: A. Mesial surface B. Distal surface C. Buccal surfact' D. Lingual surface 312. Crown ledge or s houlder is contacled by; A. Retentive arm N. Prollima! plate minor connector C. Redprocal arm D. Embrasure hook 313. Crown ledge is: A. Prepared at the junction of gingival and middle third B. Curved according to gingival tissues C. Both ' A' and 'B' D. Slightly diverging occlusally 314. Crown ledge is: A. Usuall y placed on the lingual aspect B. Converging occlusally C. Continuous with prOllimal gUiding plane D. 'A' and 'C' are true 375. Best to mill internal rcst seats or lingual groovt'$ and ledges on crowns is: A. A hand piece altached to Surveyor is used 8. A drill is used for precise milling C. A parallellome ter can be devised D. Faro hand piece can be used on Surveyor
370 C 371 D 372 C 373 C 374 D 375 B

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399. Prt<:autions to be taken during making of intert>cdusal record aR following. except; A. Occlusion should be satisfactory B. Casts are accurate C. Records should be trimmed D. It should record the unde rcuts also on the tooth
400. Shellac bues ca n be s tab ilized by following me thod,: A. By burnishing tin foil onto lubricated casts B. Using impression paste C. Both 'A' and 'B' D. Lined by hea t cure resin

401. Jaw relation records may be: A. Functional B. Static C. Of occlusal pathways D. Of all types 402. In ntablishing occlusion for nalural dentition, the diffeffnt schools of thought that exist aff: A. Incisal guidance prior to occlusal rehabilitation B. Canine guidance pri or to occlusal rehabilitation C. Mutual protection D . All of the above 403. Advantages of ca nine guidance for mandibular move"ments is following, except: A. Transmission o f proprioception B. It is the corner tooth in the arch C. It has long roots D . Canine is a st rong tooth 404. A dynamic registration of occlusion helps developing hannony with following structures: A. Facial s kelet on B. Muscles C. Join ts D. All of the above in

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424. During duplin.ting. remonl of the muter cut from the mold "'n be accompli, hed by: A. Flexing the mold B. Applying a rubber suction tip C. Both 'A' or ' B' D. Breaking the mold 425. During duplication, th~ filled mold i, immersed water: A. Fully B. Pa rtially C. To supply needed water of crys tallization D. 'A' and 'C' are correct

426. Immers ion of filled mold of a duplicating material s ho uld b e done for: 8. <: 45 minutes A. > '" 30 minutes C. > 45 minutes D . " 60 minutes 427. While separating fres hl y duplicated cut: A. It should be retrieved from mold carefuUy B. The mold shoul d be b roken away from the cast C. Ca re should be taken not to abrade the mold D . Mold should be preserved to pour second time 428. An A. B. C. D. inves tment cast: Should be trimmed on a model trimmer Should be washed under running tap water Should be washed In slurry wa ter Should be trimmed with a sharp knife and residue blown off

429. Adnntages o f sprayin s cut are following. except: . A. Provides dense sur face B. Prevents marring of cast during handling C. Gives a slimy, shiny surface D. Facilitates adherence of pattern on the cast

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Removebte Pertlal Denture Prosthodontles [ 181

430. Whitt fabri cating wrollght-win> clasp, tht foot is plactd: A. Buccally B. Far-lingually C. On the crest D. Just lingual to crest
431. Lingual bar wax patttm:

A. 6 gauge half pear Wal< form B. 24 gauge sheet wax c. Should be st retched to alter its thickness D . 'A' and 'B' are true
432. Guiding Plant art madt up of A. 6 ga uge wal< pattern B. 6 gauge half round wax pattern C. 8 gauge half round patlem D . 24 gauge pattern
433. Use of 24 gaugt pink shetl wax on tht d entUn> but

acta: A. Facilitates trimming it accurately to the design B. Helps to alleviate SQre spots, if any, later C. Both 'A' and 'B' O. Helps in nexibility of the denture base
434. Rungs of tht ladd tr-lik t

connt(tor an> plactd A. 3mm C. 5mm A. B. C. D.

constructi on for mi;;or ap/lrt: B.2mm

O. 4mm

435. Ba r typt rtt/linu is fanned fro m _____ wa x:

8 gauge wax 10 gauge half round wax 12 gauge half round wax 20 gauge half round wax



432 C

433 C



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471. When gold ocelu"ls are used for artificial teeth in rtmovable partial d entllres: A. Resin teeth should be reduced by 2 mOl B. Abou t 3 mOl of rtsin are trimmed C. An undercu t should be prepared along central fossa of resin teeth D . 'A ' and 'C' are true
472. The gold ocelu"ls which are casl, lire attached to the

denlure by: A. Sprinkling tooth shade acrylic B. Cementing using zinc phosphate C. Mechanical retention D. Press-on method
473. Process of attaching auylic resin teeth dirtctly to rttentive elements on metal frame with matching resin is known as: A. Cementation of teeth B. Sprinkle-on method C. Pressed-on method D . Tube tee th attachment

474. The rules for varying height of gingival tissue at ce rvical portion of artificial teeth are listed by: A. Hip pocrates B. Tylman C. Frush D. Fischer 475. Rules for formation of interdental papilla for artificia l dentition w ere advocated by: A . Frush B. Fisher D. Lcon Williams C. Fish 476. Interdental papilla in dentures should be: A. Flat in all directions B. Concave in all di rections C. Convex in all directions D . None of the above are correct

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Removable PartlalOenture ProsthodonUes [ 201

541. Proxima l Occlunl Res ts:


A. Are locatl'd in a meSial fossa adjacent to another tooth B. Arl' located on mesial or d is tal fossa adjacent to anothe r tooth c. Are located on mesial or distal fossa adjacent to edentulous space D . Are located on mesial fossa adjacent to edentulous space
548. The

thai are localtd in a mesial or distal (OMa adjacenl to anothtr tooth is calltd as: A. Proximal OCCIUS.ll rest B. Embrasure occlusal res t C. Embrasure incisal rest D. Proximal incisa l hook rest

549. When an occlusal res l approaches ocdunl s urfac.. from

midlingual Or midbcial s uriacl', it can bl' tl'nlIed: A . Occlusal rest B. Mid-cervical rest C. Basic facial o r lingual occlusal rest D. Incisal occlusal rest
550. Following are tru .. fo r linguallrdge Rest Seal!., txcept: A. They havl' to bl' prepared on when cingulum is

prominent B. Not a vl'ry (,(ficil'n t p rl'paration C. Base of the seat is very na rrow D. It ca n be preparl'd on tl'eth wi th ou t prominen t cingulum



S(9 C

550 A

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Removeble Pertlet DentUn! Prosthodontics [ 205

567. Following are true for Interstitial Grinding.. except: A. Should be done for patients below 30 years B. Done to correc t minor displacement of tooth C. Can be done betw~n all teeth D. It transforms contact point to an area
568. Th .. prematuN: contacts b.. lw .. en O(dusat surfae.., and

nalura] t..eth are dassifi ..d by: A . McCollum B. Cross C. Gysi D. D'Amico
569. Incisal edge pr .. parition for Rut Seats hav .. bee n propM.. d by: A. Kratochvil B. Krol

C. Kelly

D. Kennedy

570. A right-angl .. Carbon Mark .. r for Surv.. yor is us ..d: A. When the teeth have large space between them B. When there are too many abutments to be surveyed C. Wh e n two teeth tha t have only a small space between them have to be surveyed D . When the abutment ta be surveyed is severely tilted 571. Following d ..sign of d .. ntur.. base for partial d .. ntur .. Is undesirabl ..: A. Enlarged space between it and abutment B. Without any space between it and abutment C. Small space between saddle and abutment D . None of the above 572. Combination Onlay: A. Ha s metal casting over which acrylic reSin is attached B. Has acrylic lhlse 0'11'/ which metal is bonded using Silane agent C. Has metal only combined with metal retentive arm D . Both 'A' and 'C' are true





U tC

512 .

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601. Fo llowing are true for Infrabulge Re ta in ~r, except: A. Maximum tooth contact B. Minimal interferenCE' with natural tooth C. Better esthetics D . Maximum natural cleansing action
602. Follow ing an tru e for Thielemann's Diagonal Law, except: A. It refers to elongation of single tooth into opposing

B. Elonga tion of entire side of one arch

C. Reduction of the elongated teeth/tooth is required D. Cause is pos terior deflective contact
603. Most Ad vantageous PO$itio n (MAP) rtiers to: A. Face bow transfe r B. It is the bes t position of the cast on the surveyor C. Position of the occlusal rest D. Position of the guiding plane
604. Foll owing facto rs d e tu mine MAP:

A. Guiding s urfaces of teeth and retentiv e areas B. Placement o f indirect retainer C. Place men t of major conne<:lor D . Both 'A' and '8' 605. In a distal n tension d entu re ban the re tentive portio n o f the r~ ta in er: A. Should enga ge an unde rcut forward of the axis of rotation B. Should not (,ngage an undercut forward of the axis o f rotation C. Moves upwards during function D. Engages the tooth when load is applied.

1501 A

602 A




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Section Three

Complete Denture Prosthodontics

1. In C'volution, Biped al pos ture of huma ns: A. Has eHed on feed ing me.:hanism B. Was Studied by Bennett C. Both 'A' and'S' are true for this D. Was s tudied by McNamara
2. Th e lIl.:anifes t.1l tions of upright position of humans ,ue followin g. uc,p l :

B. Influence on skull C. Feeding mechanism D . Maximum opening of rt\iIndible is possible only w ith translation
3. Epithelium tha t

oral ca vity is:

A. Keratinized
B. Non-keratinized C. Para-kera tinized D. Stratified squamous type 4. Mucosa o n hard pal ate> is: A. Non-keratinized B. Pa ra-keratinized C. Keratinized D . 5pe<:ialized

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5. In natural teeth, the occlusal load is absorbed by: A. Cementum B. By enamel C. Dentin D . Periodontal ligament
6. Aftf'r resorption, maxilla becomes nllrow, due to

following reasons: A. Changes in incisive papilla B. Oblique placement of teeth in alveolar process and laterally inclined alveol ar process itself C. Both 'N and 'B' D. Press ure from facial s urfaces
7. Arthroidal moveme nt in Temporomandibulll joint

occurs between: A. Condyle and d isc B. Disc and temporal bone C. Both 'A' and ' B' D . Condyle and lateral pterygoid muscle
8. The parts of glenoid fossa that participate9 in activity

is: A. B. C. D.

Posterior slopt' of the articula r emi nence Pos terior wall of glenoid fossa Cen tral area 'A' and 'S'

9. Squamous portion of Temporal bone cons is ts of following, exCt pt: A. Articular errunel'lCe B. Tympanic p<}rtion C. Mandibular fossa D . Post-glenoid tuberde 10. Retrusion of Condyle is mainl y influenced by: A. Supt'rior belly of medial pterygoid B. Superior belly of late ral pterygoid C. lnf{>rior belly o f late ral pterygoid D. Medial belly of med ial pterygo id




l ac

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17. The uticulu surfaces of Temporomand ibulu joint: A. Contain nerves 8. Hyaline cartilage C. ConLlin nonvascular, nerve-free tissue D . Hdp in drainage of blood easily

18. Portion o f articulu disc that is aYl.sculu is: A . Ant('rior part B. Central part C. Pos t('rior pa rt D . Peripheral part
19. In the Temporomandibulu joint, the fibrous con

nKtin tiu ue is thicbd at: A. Crest of articular eminence B. Posterior slope of the articular eminence C. Anterior slope of ntirular eminence D . 'A' and ' 8'

20. In natural dentition, the Temporomandibulu joint bears predominantly: B. Compressive forces A. Tensile forces D . Both ' A' and ' 8' C. Shearing forces
21. In completely edentulous sta te, the temporomandi-

bular joint takes up: A. Shea r forces B. Tensile (orces C. Compressive forces 0 . Both ' A ' and 'C'
U . In Temporomandibular joint, phys io logic adaptations to fun ctio n cons ists of followi ng. uupt :

A. Join t remodeling 8. Increased vascularity of art icular disc

C. Appearance of cartibge cells D. Clycosaminoglycans

11 C "
II "

20 C

21 D


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17. The uticulu surfaces of Temporomand ibulu joint: A. Contain nerves 8. Hyaline cartilage C. ConLlin nonvascular, nerve-free tissue D . Hdp in drainage of blood easily

18. Portion o f articulu disc that is aYl.sculu is: A . Ant('rior part B. Central part C. Pos t('rior pa rt D . Peripheral part
19. In the Temporomandibulu joint, the fibrous con

nKtin tiu ue is thicbd at: A. Crest of articular eminence B. Posterior slope of the articular eminence C. Anterior slope of ntirular eminence D . 'A' and ' 8'

20. In natural dentition, the Temporomandibulu joint bears predominantly: B. Compressive forces A. Tensile forces D . Both ' A' and ' 8' C. Shearing forces
21. In completely edentulous sta te, the temporomandi-

bular joint takes up: A. Shea r forces B. Tensile (orces C. Compressive forces 0 . Both ' A ' and 'C'
U . In Temporomandibular joint, phys io logic adaptations to fun ctio n cons ists of followi ng. uupt :

A. Join t remodeling 8. Increased vascularity of art icular disc

C. Appearance of cartibge cells D. Clycosaminoglycans

11 C "
II "

20 C

21 D


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23. Th e estim ated r.ltio of ne uron to mu ti c.l tory muscle fi bers is: A. 1 : 3 B. 1 : 1000 Cl:700 0 .1 : 10,000
24. Elev.ltion o f m.lnd ible is produced by: A. Sup(' rior belly of lateral pterygOid B. Superior belly of lateral pterygoid and digastric C. Inferior belly of lateral p terygoid and digastric D . Non(' of the above

25. Posterior fibers of Temporalis help in: A. Protrusion B. RetfUsion C. Centric occlusion D. Lat('ral movement
26. In somatic awall ow, follo wing muscles are active: A. Facial B. Circumoral C Elevator muscles D. Tongue muscle

27. Silent period of th e muscl e: A. When the muscle is n ot contracting B. Can be elicited during contra ction of muscle C [s shortened in p ain dys functions D . All of the above are true
28. Facial n erve supplies follo win g, t xupt: A. Buccinator B. Sta pediUS C Stylohyoid D . Anterior digastric

29. Hypoglossal nerve suppl ies a ll extri nsic mu scles of tongu e, exupt: B. Hyoglossus A. Palatoglossus C. Genioglossus D. Styloglossus


24 D


Z8 C

21 11



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67. Following Uf' lruf' for Tori, except; A. They are growing slowly B. They are not growing C. They are benign D . They are abnormal oral structures
68. Tori consist of: A. Laminated cortical rone B. Thick layer of mucus C. Thick layer of sub-mucus D . All of the above 69. Tori are: A . Delayed over growth; of medial margins of palatine

processes B. Delayed overgrowths of the medial margins of horizontal processes of maxilla C. Overgrowth from premaxilla D . Present during development of maxilla itself
70. A Tori affects following, except: A . S~h B. Mastication C. Posterior palatal seal in denture D . Stability of the dent; re
71. Following are techniques used for vestibulopluty,

A. Mucosal advancement B. Usage o f hydroxyapatite C. Secondary epithelialization D. Usage o f epithe lial gufls

72. The minimum amount of vertical bone height requirf'd to conduct ves libuJopbsty is: A.S em B.2 cm C. 1.5 cm D . 0.5 em







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112. Deepest portion of pos terior palatal seal area is scraped approximately: A. 3-3.5 mm B. 1-1.5 mm C. 2-2.5 nun D .4-4.5 mm
113. Adv,ml/lge of placing posterior palatal seal in trial base

are A. B. C. D.

following.. except: II is a ph ysiologic technique More accurate maxillo-ma nd ibula r record Early determina tion of re tention Indica tion of poslerior ext('llt of the d enture, palient



114. Dindvantage of placing postt'rior palatal seal in lrial

bue are following.. except: A. Potential for ove r compression of tissues B. Trial denture base will be too relen tive C. It is nol J physiologic technique D . Depends on careful ;craping of Ihe cast
11 5. In Fluid W..,. technique, the posterior palatal 5eal ,un

is recordt'd in tht': A. Trial d e nture base C. Primary impression of A. B. C. D.

B. Final wash impression D . Special tray

116. Preferred imprusion malnial for Fluid Wax technique

placing posterior palatal seal area is: Elastic impression material Zinc oxide eugenol Eit her 'A' or 'B' Reversible hydrocolloid

117. Disadvantage of using elastic impN:ssion malerial for placing of poslerior palatal seat aN:a in Fluid Wax te chn iqu e is: A. They arc not resilient B, Wax will not adhere to the material C. Both 'A' and 'B' D . More expensive mJterials
112 B 113 A 114 B 115 B 11& 8 117 8

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152. Fo llowing articulators will acce pt face bow Iransfer,


A. 8. C. D.

Grittman articuliltor Kinoscope articulator Stansberry articulator Teledyne articulator

153. In Gysi simple;{ articulator, the cond ylar path is fixed al a nd inci n l guidance is find at : A. 60 dcgrees and 30 dcgrccs 8. 30 degrces and 60 degrees C. 33 degrees and 45 degrecs D. 25 degrees and 60 degrees 154. In G rillman Arti culato r, the casts are mounted based on: A. Monson's C UTVC 8. 8onwill's trianglc C. Conical theory D. Curve of Spec 155. Articulator that in corporates a rotary guidance for milling-in purposes is: A. Gritlman 8 . House articulator C. Dentatus D. Denar

156. Hanau-Mate articulator: A. Has horizontal condylar guidance fixed at 25 degrees B. Bennett angle fixed at 20 degrees C. Will not accept pro trusiv c or lateral in terocdusal record s D . All of the above are true

152 A

153 B

154 B

155 11

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183. Following articulator i n class IV-S have cus tomizable Bennett gUide: A. Denar 4A S. Gna thoscope C. Simulator D. Denar 5A non-

1M. Pantographic tracings for condylar pathways are not

necessary for complete denture patient because: A. It is time consuming to make B. Resiliency of supporting tissue does not call for its accuracy C. Both' A' and '8' D. Teeth are not present to gUide the mandible 185. Anterior Reference Point helps in following, except: A. Face bow transfer S. Minor adjustment in vertical dimension C. Facilitate arrangemen t of anterior teeth D . Recording centr ic relation 186. Immed iate Side Shift influent": A. Inclination of grooves of posterior teeth S. Inclination of cusps o f posterior teeth C. Both 'A' and ' B' D. Width of the central groove of the posterior teeth 187. In comple te denture, an average intercondy lar distance of is sufficient: A. 94 mm B. 110 mm C. 124 mm D. 138 mm 188. Lack of Bennett adjus tmf'nt in complete df'nture is co nlpenuted by providing: A. Occlusal ad justment for freedom in protrusive B. Occlusal adjustment for frE'Cdom in right lateral C. Occlusal adjustment for freedom in left la teral D. Both 'B' and 'C'
113 C lU II 115 D lae D 1.1 II lSI D

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189. "anau "2 Non-Arcon a rticula tor can accr pt follo wing facr oows, exupt: A. Fada face bow 8 . Tw irl bow C. Kinematic face bow D. Quick-Mount face bow 190. Whrn usi ng Adju stabl e A"is face oow for "anau "2 articulator: A. The intercondylar distance must be modified using extendible condylar shaft B. The adjustable a" is race bow has to be e"tended to meet the requi rements C. A Hanau H2-X articulator should be used D. Both 'A' and 'C' are true 191. When UlIing a protrusivr rrcord to obtain latrra l condylar guid ancr, the error will be: A. Heavy ocdus.:ll contact on balancing side 8. Heavy occlusal cont~ct on working side C. Heavy ocdusal contact on balancing side and ligh t on working side D . Light occlusal contacl on ba lancing side and heavy on work ing side 192. La te ral condylu guidancr ob tainrd from protrusivr reco rds: A. Is same as prolrusiv<' B. Is s teeper than true lateral inclina tions C. Is less s t~p than true lateral inclinations D . Is better than true lateral measurements 193. Hanau H2 articula to r hiS: A. Adjustable, angled 'foot' incisal gUide pin B. Curved incisal gUide pin C. Straight incisal gUide pin D . Split incisal guide pin
I" D 100 0 111 1 0 lU C In A

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194. Twirl-bow relates muilla to: A. Axis-orbital plane B. Ala- tragus plane C. Frankfort Horizon tal Plane D. Horizon tal occlusal plane
195. In Hanau AKon H2,the notch on in cinl guide is about

A. D.

C. D.

below thl! condylar planl!: 7 mm 47 mm 23 mm 34 mm

196. Hanau radial shift: A. Has curved Immediate Side Shift D. Has non-adjustable Progressive 1k>nnett Shift c. Has both' A' and ' 0' D . Adjusta ble intercondylar distance
197. Thl! curvature for Imml!diate Sidl! Shift in Hanau

Radial Shift Articulator has about: A. 5 mm ra dius D. 6 mm radius C. 3 mm radius D . 2 mm radius

198. Thl! sUp1'rior wall curva ture in Hanau Radial Shift

articulator has a radius of about: A. 0.25" B. 0.75" C. 0.50" D.1"

199. The available Incinl GuidI! Tables for Hanau Radial

Shift Articulator arl! foJlowing. A. Curved D. Flat table C. Mechan ical table D. Pantacrylic tab le


1M C

195 8

196 A

li1 C

191 B

le11 A

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206. Detent mechanism: A. Is used in Hanau radial shift articulator B. Helps return the upper member of articula to r to U'ntric position C. Is used along with protrusive guides D. All .of the above are true 207. For Whip Mho: articulator, Immediate Side Shift can be set using: A. Protrusive interocdusal record B. Centric interocc!usal record C. QUick set recorder D. Both 'A' and 'C'

208. Following are articulators designed Corporation, except: A. Mark II B. Omni C. D4A D. Panadent



209. Following adjustments in articulators has to be done to accept adjustable axis bce bow, txupt: A. Telescopic mounting studs B. Transfer fixture C. Extendible pins D . Quick-set recorder has to be added 210. Denar Reference Plane Locator locates the: A. An terior reierence point B. A point 15 mm anterior to External Auditor Meatus C. A posterior reference point D. Both ' A' and 'C' 211. Following are ins trulllents Corporation, exctpt: A. Mark II articulators B. Slidematic face bow C. Omni articulator D. QuickMount face bow
206 B 207 C 201 0 209 0 210 0

des igned



211 0

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218. Dt'nar Mini Rt'Co rder un bt' un d fo r following. uupt : A. To locate the hinge axis B. To standa rdize articula tor C. Protrusive horizon tal inclination D . Immed ia te Side Sh ift
219. Ric hey condylar miuk.., is Lind: A . To stribe an a rc 10 mm a"terior to External Audi lo ry MNtus B. To str ibe an a rc 13 mm anterio r to E)(terna l Audilory Meatus C. To determine Ax is-Orbi tal plane D . To deter mine Frankfort Ho rizontal Pla ne

220. Arbitrary axis for HaniLi face bow is within _ _ __ o f true ct'n le r of opt'nins axi, o f th t' jaws! A. 10 mm
B. 1 mrn C. 8 mm 0. 2 mm

221. Antulor rdt'rence poii'll fo r SHdemitic face bow is: A. 34 mm above inc isIve edge of right central incisor B. 43 mm above lower border of upper lip C. 54 mm above lower borde r o f upper lip D . 26 mm above low er border of uppe r lip

222. The K ile on the s lid t'matlc face bow reprnenl8: A . The in tercond yla r d is tance B. 3/4th of intercondylar di$tance C. 1/ 2 the inte rcondyla r distance D . 1/ 4th o f intercond yla r dis tance

22.3. Ad vantage o f Slid ematk face bow is: A. It is kin('matic B. Multip le transfer jigs can be osed with face bow C. Incisa l table ca.n be removed to attach face bow O . Cast support is not required
~1' " ~1' 8


221 "

222 C


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347. In a Hanolu Protrus ive-Retrusive articulator, 1I8th tum of the Protrus ive-Retrusive screw equals _ _ _ _ movement of the co ndylu e lement: A. 1 mm B. 0.08 inch C. 0.005 inch D . O.008 mm 348. Arbitrary ve rticoll landmuks for folce bow trolnsftr in 01 Hanau articulator appNr& on the Inci sal pin. -C-:;;'--_ and b elow tilt Frankfort Horizonul Plan e: A. 54 mm and 47 mm B. 37 mm and 54 mm C. 54 mm and 37 mm D . 43 mm and 54 mm

349. The width of the central guiding table of the Incisal Guide table in Holnau l rti culator is ; A. 5 mm B. 5.76 mm C. 5.20 mm D . 5.56 mm
350. The lateral wings of Incisal Guid e tabl e III Hilnau articulator is adjus tibl e up to: B. 45 degrees A. 70 d egrees C. 60 degrees 0. 120 degrees 351. The audilory pins in Hmau ilrticulilo r a re ___ _ to the condylu center: A. 13 mm anterior B. 13 mm p<)S terior C. 12 mm pos terior D . 16 mm poster ior 352. In Hanau oIrticulators, in balancing side, the condylar element will mike contact with: A. Cen tric SlOp B. Condylar s haft C. Aud itory p in D . Condylar track

347 C

348 II

3.' 0

350 II

3$1 C . 3$2 II

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353. The met.ll is used uti<:ublor is: A . Alwninwn B. Nickel C. Chromium D. Stainless-steel to m.lnuf.lcture

354. Buccin.tor muscle uises from follo win g. except: A. Pterygomandibular raphe B. Alveolar process of maxilla C. Alveol~r process m~ndible D . Zygom~

o .

355. Following


C. D.

true about linguliz.ltion of occlusion complete den tures, except: Helps in ~chieving good seal buccally Creates a space bet w een cheek and teeth and external surface of the denture Helps to accumulate food in the buccal a rea It preven ts bu~dnator from neu tralizing th.. 13teul forces from tongue

.I ..~

356. One of the follow ing is tru e for Modiolus: A. It is at the angle of the mou th B. Is just dis!~l to angle of the mouth C. Is formed of 7 muscles D . Affects denture flange in maxiflary molar area
357. Following is true for s u blingual flange aru , during

co ns tru ction of compl ete denture: A. If used correctly. can aid in retention of lower denture B. It extends from canine to canine C. Flange in this area should be ex tended vertically D . It cannot form a valve seal

353 A

U. 0

355 A

358 B

357 A

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424. Ce ntric relati on is a - - - - - -position: A. Antero'pos terior B. Antero-inferior C. Postero-superior D . None of the above 425. Buccal s helf is a s tress bearing area b ecau se: A. It has cortical bone C. Both 'A' and 'B' ar~ corn...::t B. Mucosa is non~keratinized to the occlusal load D . Buccinator fibl'-rs are parallel 426. Retromolar pad contains following.. eXrl'pt: A. Buccinator fibl'-rs B. Mylohyoid fi bers C. Superior constrictor fibers D. Glandular tissue 427. Th e res idual mo nome r level in denture bases: A. Is about 3% in correctly polymerizl'<l hea t cure d resin B. Is about 30% in correctly polymerized heat cured reSIn C. Is likely to bt.' high if a short curing cycle is employed D . Both 'A' and 'C' are correc t
428. Denture s tomatitis:

A. B. C. D.

Is usually associatc<i with a sore mouth Is usually associated wi th wearing denture at night Is more common in men than women Both A and B are correct

429. Thickness of bu ccal flange of a complete de nture is affected by: A. Zygom<lticus muscle B. The position' of the mandible C. Determined by the orbicularis oris D . The pterygomandibubr raphe

424 0

425 C


427 D

428 0

429 B

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478. Balandng side occlusal error includes: A. Balancing side con tact B. Heaving con tact on balancing side, wor king teeth ou t o f contact C. Ma)(i llar y cusps He distal to thei r in tercusping positions D. Maxillary cusps H e mesial to their intercusping positions
479. The leas t needed information while selecting teeth for

es thetics in compltle denture is: A. Size of the face B. Form of the face C. Color of the eye D. Length of the upper lip
480. The lingu .. l flange of the mandibular denture should

be: A. Made concave H. Made concave under the lingual surfaces of the teeth C. Slightly concave bu t not under the lingual surfaces D . Convex in nature 10 keep the longue away 481. Following at .. ad vantages of wearing an immediate denture , exrept: A. No edentulous p~riod for the patient B. Esthetics is main tained C. Can be relined later D . Prevents excess bleeding , 482. In a comple'.. dentu R, 'he common cause for fraclure of teeth as well as the d .. nlure is: A. Thermal conduc tivity B. Change in occlusal relation C. Inc reased bul k in palate D . Decrease in tiSSUf to lerance

411 II

47i C

4IlI C

41 1 C

412 11

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524. In speec h, palatolingu.1 consonants ue following. except:
A . '5' C. 'P'

B. 'N' O. 'L'

525. One of the following i, not true for Transograph: A. [t is a split axis instrument B. Each condyle functions independe ntly C. Insis ts on a true hinge axis O . Dot.'S not believe in a:'l imaginary line through which the two condyles mlate 526. A record of (on tact made between tongue and th e hard palate during 'puc h, is called: A. Pan togra m B. Palatogram C. Electromyogram D. Electrokinesiogram 527. Speaking wu consists mainly of: B. Beeswax A. Pa raffin wax C. Microcrystalline wa x O . Carding wax 528. Chris ten5en'5 Distance is menu red from: A. Distal cusp o f maxillary second molar to the posterior end of the denture B. Distal cusp o f maxil lary second molar to the dist,ll cusp of mandibular molar C. Distal cusp o f maxillary second molar to perpendic ul arly downwards to mandibular second molars D. Oistobuccal cusp of b st mandibular molar to a point perpendicular to the maxillary occlusion ri m 529. During Gothic arch Ira(ing. a blunt apex may be the ruult of following. t""pt: A. Ins tab ili ty of trial bases B. Interference between the bases at distal ends C. Lack of equaliza tion of pressure D . Limited range of movement of mandible
524('525(' 528B 527B 52'0

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4. During a Iranslalory mov~m~nl of mandibl~, following mov~ mtnls (Kcur at th~ joint in its ..... rious stl'1.lctun's, except: A. Head of the condyle rotates on the superior surface of the meniscus B. Upper surface of disc contacts articular eminence C. The complex slides as condyle rotates D . Condyle rotates on underside of disc 5.

A. B.

D. 6.

of Ih ~ foll owing is not cDlncl: Inferior su rface of disc is convex Superior su rface of di sc is concave-co nve x from before backward Superior surface is in contact with articular suriilce of temporal bone Infe rior s urfac e of the disc is conCilve and fits to condyle sln'ss bnring arn of disc is: Anterior part In con tact with ilrtleular eminence Inferior part in contact with ilrticular eminence Central part in contact with ilrticular eminence Supero-anteri or su rface o f the disc of


A. B. C. D. 7.

D~t~ rmination


h ~lp$

us in following.

except: A. Making the pa tien t use this location for function B. Tracing its path for duplica tion C. Making the casts in the same dynamiC relati on to each other D . Permitting to have ver tical dimension under our control 8. Actu al loc.tio n of c~nter of robtion of condyles is -;---cC "c::c:-- to th~ loc. ted hing~ axis on the skin: B. 10-11 mm, medial A. 10-13 mm, lateral C. i3 mm, su perior D. i3 mm, in fe rior


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9. In nonnal denlititon, th e , enlric rd oltio n , oincides with: A. Hinge axis B. Cent ric occlusion C. Maximum inlercusp~l position D . Terminal hinge axis
10. During recording hinge axis, if the patient has

diffi cultyfpain in exuu ting molndible, following un be don e: A. Use a jig to Irain the patienl B. Manually handl!.' the mandible C. Use bite plane for some days D . Either' A' and 'C'
11 . The Split-US!

tec hnique of mountin g usts u n d emons trate disc repancy of about: A. l/l00th of the inch B. 1110th of the inch c. l(lOOOth of the Inch D. 1/ 10,000 of an inch

12. Th e writing apparatus () f the Hinge Axis Locollor can be atta ched to patient's jaws using one of the following. except: A. Customized clutchesmetal B. Reference plales by ,Iuarl C. PI"s!ic custom made clutches D . Compound clutches
13. A n oulwnd and down ward Prog ru siv" Sid" Shift is

otherwi se call ed u: A . Lateroretrusion B. Lalerosurtrusion C. Lalerodetrusion D . Lalcrotrusion

10 D

11 C

12 D

13 C

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24. Foliowing aN'

for lingual bradng arm for an

~xt~nsion d ~ntur~ bas~,

used in di stal

except; A. It should be in the same height as a ttachment B. Should be carried around to opposi te proximal space C. Should occupy o nly the occlusal 1/3rd of lingual surface D . It adds s tability to the prosthesis
Chann~l Should~r

Pin (CSP) s ys tem cons is ts of

followin g.. except: A. A ,mented and a removable section B. Parallelsided pi ns C. Retention grooves D . Occlusal rests
26. Fo llowing are true for ChannelShoulder pin sys tem,

except; A. Have lesser frictiona l area o. Ca n be u,;.cd in areas whe re vertical C. Gives firm bracing acti on D . Milling machine is not required
ex cep t."

spa~e i~

lac king

27. Follo wing statements ue true for semiprecis ion re sts, A. 8. C. D. They hav e parallel sides They have tapt'red sides Bracing action is less They may be carved in wax

28. In Se mi precision Attachm ents follo wing aN'


A. B. C. D.

Lingual a rm provides re ten tion Lingual arm provides bracing The semiprecision rest provides bracing They c an be intracoronal

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29. Thompson Dowel system consists of following. except: A. Intracoronal retainer B. Retention through ~ minor conn~ tor engaging ~ dimple on lingual aspe<:t C. Retention through a minor connector engaging buccal ~spect D. Retaining dimple is pl~ced in line with dowel 30. When constnu::ling iI Unililteral removilble bridge using Precision Attachment, the male attachment can be joined by il gold bar - advant~ges are following. except: A. Attachments are better retentive in acrylic B. Processing changes that occur in acrylic will not affect location of attachment C. Will increase surface area for attachment of acrylic D. Accidental breakage of acrylic is unlikely 31. Following statements are wrong for alignment of hinge in a extracoronill iltlilchment, except: A. Hinges do not wear with time B. They must be aligned with sagittal pla ne C. They must be aligned with edentulous ridge D. They have to be aligned slightly tw isted lingually 32. Following are tme for Dalbo Allchment, except: A. They do not allow any play between male and female sections of the attachment B. They are available in two configurations C. They provide resistance to ro tational and lateral displacing forces D. No addi tional bulk 33. In a Dalbo system the verticill load Ciln be transferred through any of the following, ..xapt: A. Spring B. Solid spacer C. Reducing vertical space in female section D. Bracing arms
HC JOC 310 32A 330

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56. Following statements ire true for direct transfer co ping.

except: A. [t has ,1 hollow transfer coping B. Has a lo ng cent ral screw C. It rem~ins within imp ression till m~ster C~5t is poured D. [t requi res impression materials with elastic p rO"perties
57. The force applied to the implanllo check ils mobility

is approximately:
A. 1000
g r~ms

B. 250 grams

C. 400 grams

0 .500 grams

58. Following a re signs and symptoms of failure of <In implanl, except: A. Severe radiO"-opacity around the implant B. Bone loss around o mplant C. Pain during percussion D . Huril:unta l mobility ;> 0.5 mm

59. Rr-5 in implanto logy is a: A . Removable prosthesis completely supported by implants and / or teeth B. Removable prosthesis CQmbining implant and soft tissue support C. Fixed/removabJe prosthesis that replaces natura l crowns and portion of soft tissues D. Removable prosthesis that restores anatomic crowns and portion of root o f natural too th
60. Following are true for Computed Tomogra phy, tJecept: A . [t was invented bv House B. [t enables differentiation and quan ti fication of both hard and soft tissues C. It is a digital and ma thematical imaging tffhn iq ue D. Does not require .ny invasive tl'Chnique
SSD 57 D seA U8 so.

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General Topic. 331

73. Disa dvantage of D4 bone for implant placement are following. except: A. Ha s high amount of tra becular bone B. Greater diameter hydroxyapa tite coated implants are needed C. Offers limited me<:hanical advantage D . Difficult to ob tain ri ~id fixation
74. Following are troe about Reverse Torque Testing. except: A. Involves placing revers.e torque on implants B. Involves verification for rigid fixation of implants C. May not be aff('(;ted by bone density and implant design D . It is most beneficial in less dens.e bone
75. Advantages of posterior single tooth restora tion for Implants are following, excep t: A. Variable bone quali ty B. Greate r initial bone width C. Thicker facial plate of bone D. Non--t:ritical esthetics

76. Most idul posterior tooth to re place with an implant is: A. First molar B. First p remolar C. 5e<:ond premolar D. Second molar

77. Following are troe whil e replacing maxillary first premolar with implants. excep t: A. Canine may be angled d is tally and roots curved B. Verticill height limitations should be conside red C. It is placed more pa latally to enha nce esthetics D . Occlusal contact is (YVef centra l fossa






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91. Following are factors to be considered fo r keepi ng the implant screws tight: A. Mi nimie clamping force B. Maximize joint separating force C. Implan t placed w ith 20-30 N...:m torque D. All of the abQvc

92. Following

tru e for Es thetiCone ~butme nt for impl~nb, except: A. Made of titanium alloy B. Ha ve hexagonal base C. Are tapered D . Designed for screw-retainerl res torati ons


93. Cera One abu tment: A. Pure titanium B. Screw-reta inerl C. For multiple restora tions D . All o f the above are true 94. O nplanl is: A . A surface adherent tita nium disc B. A type of Holl ow BlSkct implant C. Embedd ed into bone D. All of the above are true

95. First evide nce o f u se of implan b dates back to approximately: A. 100 AD B. 1000 AD c. 600 AD D. 1500 AD
96. Ramus blade endosseous implant was developed by: A . Roberts and Roberts B. Lee C. Linkow D. Goldberg

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156. Cuspid-guid ed disclusion is iI requirement in splints for: A. Prevention of bruxism B. Prevention of temporomandibular dysfunction C. Both 'A' and '8' D . Centric relation achievement 151. Freedom in (entrk is usenliil l in splints beuuse; A. Patient has to disdude posterior teeth B. Obtaining exact centric relation is not possible during function disturbances C. Patient has to masticate w ith splint D. All of the above 158. In cisal tab le i8 not used for splint beca use; A. Patients cannot masticate B. It is difficuJtto adjust once mandible is refXlSitioned after treatment C. Mandibular incisors will not get entrapped behind maxillary incisors D. All of the above are true 159. Occlusal s plint ciln be used as one of the following
tXCt pt;

A. B. C. O.

Treatment of temporlmandibular joint dysfunction Diagnostic device To measure vertical dimension Aid for registering centric relat ion for restorative

160. In crease of vertical dimens ion during splint therapy depend s on following tXctp t: A. Aggravated curve of spee B. Presence of balancing interferences C. Increase in high overjet D . Presence of deep overbite

154i C

157 8

153 8

1St C

160 C

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195. Bryron's de trrm in an ts of a p hys io logical occlusion for implants indu d r s foll owing, excep t; A. Acceptable inter ocdusal distance B. Monoplane ocdusion C. Bilateral contads in retruded closure D . Freedom of contact moveme nt

195 B

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EMCA House, 231238
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