# What would be the dental formula of a 16 year old boy?

Feb 4, 2018

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#### Explanation:

• We know that the dental formula of an adult is color(red)("I"-2;" C"-1" PM"-2;" M"-3
• For a child, it is color(red)("I"-2;" C"-1" PM"-0;" M"-2
• I will say that a $16$-year-old boy will have a dental formula like the one of an adult.