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Take the Toilet Training Quiz

One of the milestones for toddlers is toilet training. As a first-time parent, you may have questions about when to start and how to proceed. Learn more about toilet training by taking this quiz.

1. At what age is a child usually ready to start learning to use the toilet?
2. How long does it take for a child to master the process of using the toilet?
3. Which of these behaviors means that your child may be ready to learn to use the toilet?
4. If a toileting accident happens while you are teaching your child, you should:
5. Young children have more trouble staying dry at night than during the day.
6. What may contribute to nighttime bedwetting?
7. Which is a helpful technique for easing nighttime bedwetting?
Publication Source: Toilet Training, UptoDate.
Author: Sinovic, Dianna
Online Source: What I need to know about my child's bedwetting, National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghousehttp://kidney.niddk.nih.gov/KUDiseases/pubs/bedwetting_EZ/index.aspx <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Source: Cognitive and verbal skills needed for toilet training, American Academy of Pediatricshttp://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/toddler/toilet-training/Pages/Cognitive-and-Verbal-Skills-Needed-for-Toilet-Training.aspx <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Source: How long toilet training takes, American Academy of Pediatricshttp://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/toddler/toilet-training/Pages/How-Long-Toilet-Training-Takes.aspx <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Source: The right age to toilet train, American Academy of Pediatricshttp://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/toddler/toilet-training/Pages/The-Right-Age-to-Toilet-Train.aspx <a href="" target="_blank"></a>
Online Editor: Sinovic, Dianna
Online Medical Reviewer: Adler, Liora C, MD
Online Medical Reviewer: Bass, Pat F III, MD, MPH
Date Last Reviewed: 8/1/2016