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# MCQ 2 : Gutta Percha is Plasticized/Softened by:

# Gutta Percha is plasticized / softened by:
A. Alcohol
B. Chloroform
C. Eugenol
D. EDTA

Ans:

Reference: Grossman's Endodontic Practice, 13th Edition Page no. 366

Correct answer is B. Chloroform

Gutta Percha can be plasticized by chemical solvents such as Chloroform, Eucalyptol, or xylol  which enables the gutta percha to flow into small and curved wavy canals. 

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