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1. What factors determine whether fibers are transferred or detected at the scene of a crime?
2. What features might a forensic examiner look for in fibers found at the scene?
3. Will fiber evidence always be left behind when fabrics and textile materials come into
contact during commission of a crime?
4. What factors influence your previous answer?
5. Where do natural fibers come from? Give some examples of the two main types.
6. What would increase the probative value of natural fiber evidence?
7. What are the two most common types of man-made fibers? Give examples of each.
8. How is color or dye of fabrics useful to investigators?

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