Forensic Science And Profiling - Qp3

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Forensic Science And Profiling - Qp3

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In Ancient Russia thumbprints were used as a form of signature and method of identification on important documents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Dactyloscopy is a method of studying fingerprints to establish identification.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    ______ developed his own method of collecting and cataloguing fingerprints, which he called Comparative Dactyloscopy.
    • A. 

      Doctor Nehemiah Grew

    • B. 

      Sir William Herschel

    • C. 

      Dr. Henry Faulds

    • D. 

      Juan Vucetich

  • 4. 
    ______ – Scotland Yard opened its first Fingerprint Bureau.
    • A. 

      1901

    • B. 

      1902

    • C. 

      1903

  • 5. 
    33.3% of the population have ridges which form loops.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    _____ a compound AgCl that is sensitive to light and is used especially for photographic materials.
    • A. 

      Ninhydrin

    • B. 

      Amino Acids

    • C. 

      Silver Chloride

  • 7. 
    Rigor Mortis commences after about three to four hours, reaches maximum stiffness after 12 hours, and gradually dissipates until approximately 48 to 60 hours after death.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In the search for footprints, it is common practice to use the same methods incorporated in detecting fingerprints at a crime scene, including using chemical enhancers to bring up footprints where the sole has blood or other trace evidence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Research and collection of ear prints began in ______ and consisted mainly of volunteers.
    • A. 

      1977

    • B. 

      1987

    • C. 

      1997

  • 10. 
    It has been discovered that palm prints, along with footprints, have the same attributes as fingerprints being totally individual.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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