Table 3: The percentage of correct answers of 10 knowledge and awareness questions among participants.

No. Questions Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
No. % No. %
1 The number of primary teeth 85 26.2 239 73.8
2 Ideal duration of tooth brushing 91 28.1 233 71.9
3 The regularity of changing the toothbrush 138 42.6 186 57.4
4 The best age for the first dental visit 106 32.7 218 67.3
5 Meaning of plaque 118 36.4 206 63.6
6 Meaning of calculus 94 29.0 230 71.0
7 Importance of adding fluoride to toothpaste 150 46.3 174 53.7
8 How Plaque effect gingiva 91 28.1 233 71.9
9 Primary teeth affect permanent teeth 204 63.0 120 37.0
10 Oral health affects general health 244 75.3 80 24.7
Total Total correct answers 1321 40.8 1919 59.2

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