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  1. Bite Marks
  2. IAFIS
  3. Ninhydrin
  4. Latent Prints
  5. Eccrine Gland
  1. a Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (FBI's). Police forces can submit samples to be compared to those on this computerized database
  2. b largely water with both inorganic (ammonia, chlorides, metal ions, phosphates) and organic compounds (amino acides, lactic acids, urea sugars)
  3. c 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.
  4. d unique and can be used to identify suspects. These imprints were placed in gum and could be matched to crime scene evidence.
  5. e fumes react with oils and fats to produce a temporary yellow brown reaction. Iodine crystals sublime (go directly from solid to vapor).

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. 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.
  3. has friction ridges that enter on one side of the finger and cross to the other side while rising upward in the middle
  4. first person to be convicted using fingerprints
  5. secrete cytoplasm and nuclear materials

5 True/False questions

  1. Thomas Jenningsfirst person be convicted using fingerprints in the US

          

  2. Retinal Printsthat 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.

          

  3. Dactyloscopyopens towards the thumb

          

  4. Sir Francis Galton (1822-1911)established the idea of individuality and permanence of fingerprints

          

  5. Lip Printsdisplay one of five common patterns: Short Vertical Lines, Long Vertical Lines, Rectangular Lines that may criss-cross, Diamond, and Branching