# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Dental Careers II Task 2053966679

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Obtain alginate impressions for diagnostic casts.


Obtaining alginate impressions should include
  • selecting equipment and materials
  • manipulating materials
  • placing and removing the impression tray
  • cleaning equipment.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Is an impression a negative or positive reproduction?
  • Which type of tray allows an impression material to lock on mechanically?
  • What is the water-to-powder ratio for taking a maxillary impression?

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