5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Latent Prints
- Plastic Prints
- Eccrine Gland
- Alphonse Bertillon
- a Ridge impressions left on a soft material such as putty, wax, soap, or dust.
- b largely water with both inorganic (ammonia, chlorides, metal ions, phosphates) and organic compounds (amino acides, lactic acids, urea sugars)
- c Use of some type of body metrics for the purpose of identification.
- d developed the first truly organized system of identifying individuals in 1883
- e that are "hidden" and are not visible to the naked eye. These prints consist only of the natural secretions of human skin and require treatment to cause them to become visible.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Foot Prints are taken at birth as a means of identification for infants.
- first person to be convicted using fingerprints
- The blood vessel patterns may be unique to individuals. They are used for today various security purposes.
- the study of fingerprints
- an Argentinian police officer, researched the science of fingerprints, corresponded with Galton, then devised his own system of fingerprint classification.
5 True/False questions
Iodine → Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (FBI's). Police forces can submit samples to be compared to those on this computerized database
Visible Prints → Shoe prints can also be left at a scene and can be useful in apprehending a suspect
Palms → Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (FBI's). Police forces can submit samples to be compared to those on this computerized database
Shoe Prints → Foot Prints are taken at birth as a means of identification for infants.
Ear Prints → 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.