Forensic Quiz 18

Forensic Quiz 18 - Question 1 2 out of 2 points To which of...

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Question 1 2 out of 2 points To which of the following is forensic science applied? Select the BEST answer. Answer Selected Answer: Legal matters. Correct Answer: Legal matters. Response Feedback: Legal matters correct. This is the best answer because forensic science is applied to all types of legal matters, not only those relating to law enforcement or court cases. Question 2 0 out of 2 points Which of the following is true? Answer Selected Answer: The Locard exchange principle is the principle that says “every contact leaves a trace”. Correct Answer: Both are true. Response Feedback: Both are true. to forensic identification, which occurs when the physical evidence can be specifically and unequivocally linked to a particular object or person. Locard principle is applied to crime scenes in which the perpetrator of a crime comes into contact with the scene, so the perpetrator will both bring something into the scene and leave with something from the scene. “Wherever he steps, whatever he touches, whatever he leaves, even unconsciously, will serve as a silent witness against him. Not only his fingerprints or his footprints, but his hair, the fibers from his clothes, the glass he breaks, the tool mark he leaves, the paint he scratches, the blood or semen he deposits or collects. All of these and more, bear mute witness
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against him. This is evidence that does not forget. It is not confused by the excitement of the moment. It is not absent because human witnesses are. It is
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This note was uploaded on 02/29/2012 for the course FORENSIC 101 taught by Professor ? during the Spring '12 term at Post.

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Forensic Quiz 18 - Question 1 2 out of 2 points To which of...

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