SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: For exercises 34 through 42, match the characteristic of
carving and finishing instruments in column A with one of the carving and finishing
instruments in column B. Items in column B may be used more than once.
____ 34. Used to finish the margins and polish
Amalgam and wax carvers.
____ 35. Tanner number 5, a double-ended
____ 36. Black No. 8.
____ 37. Used for excavation of carious dentin as
well as carving of amalgam and wax.
____ 38. Used to polish gold or other metals with
a round steel point.
____ 39. Hollenback Nos. 1-3.
____ 40. Come in various shapes, such as oval,
bud, and sugarloaf.
____ 41. Used to hold disks and wheels during
____ 42. Can be used for rapid cutting of enamel
In assisting the dental officer with restorative procedures:
a. You will use the water and air syringes as desired by the dental officer.
b. The same instrument setup is used with each procedure.
The TM prescribes which instruments the dental officer must use.
d. Your duties are limited to setting up and cleaning the instruments.