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True or False; the maxillary central incisors have the widest dimension from mesial to distal out of all incisor teeth.

true

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How would you describe the mesial incisal angle of the maxillary central incisor?

It has more of a 90 degree angle.

2

How would you describe the distal incisal angle of the maxillary central incisor?

Slightly rounded.

3

Where is the mesial outline contact on the maxillary central incisor?

Close to the incisal 1/3

4

Where is the distal outline contact on the maxillary central incisors?

At the junction of the incisal and middle 1/3

5

How many roots does the maxillary central incisor have?

One root.

6

What characteristic can be seen from the fusion of lobes on the maxillary central incisor?

Developmental Grooves

7

What characteristic of the maxillary central incisor parallels the CEJ and are faint elevated lines?

Imbrication Lines