Anatomy of the Mouth Quiz
1. Which part of the mouth is soft, movable, and surrounds the opening?
2. What is the vertical groove in the middle area of the upper lip called?
3. Which part of the mouth is crucial for tasting, chewing, and speaking?
4. The pointed tooth between the incisors and premolars is known as:
5. What is the name of the small, teardrop-shaped tissue that hangs down at the back of the throat?
6. Which part of the mouth prevents food from entering the windpipe when you swallow?
7. The gum ridge behind the upper front teeth is called:
8. Which part of the tongue is quite mobile and often used in articulating sounds like "t" and "d"?
9. The soft tissue in which the teeth are embedded is known as:
10. Which part of the mouth consists of the vocal cords and the opening between them?