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Module One: Text Questions Review Questions 1. What is forensic science? The use of science in the criminal justice system. 2. What three tasks or responsibilities does a forensic scientist have? Study Criminal cases, figure out when it happened, and who did it. 3. What criteria might be used to establish someone as an expert witness? Number of years in the field 4. What are two of the ways that a forensic pathologist might use to help determine the time of death? Rigor Mortis or Liver Mortis 5. What does a forensic anthropologist do? Use skeletal remains to help determine when the death occurred. Critical Thinking Questions 1. Why do you think it is so important to use proper methods when collecting evidence from a crime scene? I think it is so important to use proper methods because you do not want to accuse the wrong person of the crime or mix up evidence from one with another. 2. Why do you think forensic science has been increasingly used by the criminal justice system? I think forensic science in criminal justice has increased because it is helping
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