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5 Matching questions

  1. Sir Edward Henry
  2. Dactyloscopy
  3. Thomas Jennings
  4. Ulnar Loop
  5. Lip Prints
  1. a devised a workable classification system independently of Vucetich and implemented it in India in 1897.
  2. b the study of fingerprints
  3. c display one of five common patterns: Short Vertical Lines, Long Vertical Lines, Rectangular Lines that may criss-cross, Diamond, and Branching
  4. d opens towards the pinky
  5. e first person be convicted using fingerprints in the US

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Use of some type of body metrics for the purpose of identification.
  2. first person to be convicted using fingerprints
  3. developed the first truly organized system of identifying individuals in 1883
  4. The blood vessel patterns may be unique to individuals. They are used for today various security purposes.
  5. must have one or more ridges entering and exiting from the same side it began. Types are Radial and Ulnar

5 True/False questions

  1. Eccrine Glandlargely water with both inorganic (ammonia, chlorides, metal ions, phosphates) and organic compounds (amino acides, lactic acids, urea sugars)


  2. Palmslines can be identified and may be used against suspects


  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. Juan Vucetich (1858-1925)first person to be convicted using fingerprints


  5. FootprintsShoe prints can also be left at a scene and can be useful in apprehending a suspect