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5 Matching questions

  1. Will West
  2. Dactyloscopy
  3. Brandon Mayfield
  4. Juan Vucetich (1858-1925)
  5. IAFIS
  1. a was accused of Madrid bombings but fingerprint evidence acquitted him
  2. b admitted to Leavenworth Penitentiary, same as William West, another prisoner who had the same appearance and Bertillon measurements
  3. c the study of fingerprints
  4. d an Argentinian police officer, researched the science of fingerprints, corresponded with Galton, then devised his own system of fingerprint classification.
  5. e Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (FBI's). Police forces can submit samples to be compared to those on this computerized database

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. fumes react with oils and fats to produce a temporary yellow brown reaction. Iodine crystals sublime (go directly from solid to vapor).
  2. developed the first truly organized system of identifying individuals in 1883
  3. opens towards the thumb
  4. A special plastic material rolled from the bottom of the ear to the top produces an ear print that can be developed just like a fingerprint. Ear prints can also be lifted from windows at crime scenes.
  5. adhere to both water and fatty deposits. Choose a color to contrast the background.

5 True/False questions

  1. Visible PrintsMade by fingers touching a surface after the ridges have been in contact with a colored material such as blood, paint, grease, or ink.

          

  2. Iodinefumes react with oils and fats to produce a temporary yellow brown reaction. Iodine crystals sublime (go directly from solid to vapor).

          

  3. Bite Marksunique and can be used to identify suspects. These imprints were placed in gum and could be matched to crime scene evidence.

          

  4. Biometricsadhere to both water and fatty deposits. Choose a color to contrast the background.

          

  5. ArchAutomated Fingerprint Identification System

          

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