What drink rots your teeth the most science project?
From this unique experiment we have discovered that coke cola rots teeth the fastest. Apple juice came 2nd because Apple juice has natural sugars which rot teeth.
What is a good substitute for teeth in a science experiment?
Eggshells are a good substitute for teeth because they are made from chemicals similar to those that form tooth enamel.
Which liquid will cause the most tooth decay?
Sugar sweetened beverages have high levels of sugar and drinking these can significantly contribute to tooth decay. Regular and ‘diet’ soft drinks, sports drinks, energy drinks, fruit juices, fruit drinks and cordials also have high acid levels that can cause tooth erosion.
What is tooth decay science?
Tooth decay (dental caries) is damage to a tooth that can happen when decay-causing bacteria in your mouth make acids that attack the tooth’s surface, or enamel. This can lead to a small hole in a tooth, called a cavity. If tooth decay is not treated, it can cause pain, infection, and even tooth loss.
How are egg shells similar to teeth?
Eggshells are similar to tooth enamel. They share the same coloring, ranging from a light yellow to white. In addition, the eggshell protects the egg from breaking, just as tooth enamel protects the tooth from decaying.
Are egg shells made of the same material as teeth?
Egg shells are made of calcium carbonate – a hard mineral that is similar to calcium phosphate, the substance our teeth are made of. Acids react with calcium carbonate, breaking it apart into calcium (which is carried off in the water) and carbon dioxide gas.
What drinks destroy enamel?
Acidic foods and drinks soften tooth enamel, which makes teeth sensitive and vulnerable to damage, such as cavities….Drinks that are high in both acid and sugar have the potential to be doubly damaging.
- Sparkling water.
What drink does not stain teeth?
When it comes to beverages that help you maintain a healthy, stain-free smile, water is the best. Water helps to flush away acids, food particles, and bacteria that can all cause stains. Unlike wine and coffee, water is clear and doesn’t contain dark-colored tannins that can leave stains behind on the enamel.
How do you fix rotten teeth?
Treatment options include:
- Fluoride treatments. If your cavity just started, a fluoride treatment may help restore your tooth’s enamel and can sometimes reverse a cavity in the very early stages.
- Root canals.
- Tooth extractions.
What stains your teeth the most experiment?
After recording the results it was determined that soda was the liquid substance that stained teeth the most. The results on the third day showed the soda had the most discoloration, the coffee had a little less discoloration than the soda and the tea had the least pigmentation.