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1

Interarch Alignment is?

several different ways

2

when the mandible is at rest and the maxillary and mandibular teeth do not contact is known as what rest?

Physiologic Rest Position

3

True or False
Centric Relation (CR) is tooth dictated--teeth fit together best?

False
CR is bone dictated (condyle-mandibular bone)
*when your TMJ rests on the glenoid fossa

4

tooth dictated- (teeth fit together best) is known as what centric?

Centric Occlusion

5

what is meant by maximum intercuspation?

all teeth biting together