# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Dental Careers II Task 2053966651

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe digital radiography.


Description should include the concept that digital radiography is a film-less imaging system used to record dental images by using a sensor, breaking an image into electronic pieces, and storing it on a computer.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of digital radiography?
  • How are sensors sterilized?
  • Which exposure technique is preferred when using digital radiography?

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.

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Dental Science