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1

crowns are wider BL than MD

max molars

2

maxillary molars usually have -- cusps

4

3

2 lingual cusps of different size

max molars

4

oblique ridge

max molars

5

3 root

max molars

6

4 major cusps: ML > MB > DB > DL

max M1

7

max M1's cusp of Carabelli on which cusp?

ML cusp

8

largest DL of max molars is on

max M1

9

which cusp is smaller max M1 or M2?

max M2

10

roots are close together on which max molars?

M2

11

roots are fused or very close together on which max molars?

M3

12

max M3 have how many cusps

3 or 4

13

heart shaped occlusal table

max M3

14

max M3's DL cusp

very small or absent

15

max M3 cusp sizes

ML > MB > DB > DL

16

crowns wider MD than BL

mand molars

17

how many cusps do mand molars have?

4 or 5

18

how many roots do mand molars have?

2 roots

19

lingual inclination of buccal surface

mand molars (and mand premolars)

20

5 cusps

mand M1

21

D cusp of mand M1 is a -- cusp

buccal

22

2 roots of mand M1

M and D

23

supporting cusps of mand M2

MB and DB

24

4 cusps (no oblique ridge)

mand M2

25

does mand M2 have a D cusp?

no

26

symmetrical molar

mand M2

27

mesial root is wider than distal root

mand M1 and M2

28

mesial MR is higher than distal MR (more occlusal visible from distal)

mand M2

29

how many cusps do mand M3 have?

4 or 5

30

which mand molar has extra grooves?

mand M3