# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Dental Careers II Task 2053966650

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe radiographic equipment.


Description should include machine settings, selection of film, and selection of positioning devices.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the primary components of a dental X-ray machine?
  • What controls are usually found on the control panel of a dental X-ray machine?
  • What is the most common film size used for an intraoral picture?
  • What are the two types of extraoral films?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Other Related Standards

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Dental Science