CJUS 362 Exam 3

CJUS 362 Exam 3 Liberty University

  1. As the post mortem interval increases, the concentration of potassium in the vitreous humor of the eye
  2. Evidence of tampering with the position of a body after death can be obtained by evaluating the
  3. Which unit has the responsibility for the examination of body fluids and organs for the presence of drugs and poisons?
  4. Insect evidence should be collected
  5. Evidence of tampering with the position of a body after death can be obtained by evaluating the
  6. The rate of cooling of a dead body can be influenced by all BUT the
  7. According to forensic entomologists, which “witness” is the first to arrive at the crime scene?
  8. Which of the following techniques can be used to estimate the time of death?
  9. Estimations of the postmortem interval (PMI) using entomological evidence must take into account:
  10. A corpse was discovered in an apartment last November. It was that of a 50-year-old male who died of a heart attack. At the time of discovery, the body temperature was determined to be 89°F. What is the most probable post mortem interval?
  11. If a cause of death cannot be found through simple observation of the victim, a(n) ________ is typically carried out.
  12. What part of a decedent’s body resists rapid decomposition and is used by forensic anthropologists to provide information about the decedent?
  13. If the crime scene includes a dead body, the photographer should
  14. Which is NOT a manner of death?
  15. The computerized database used to store DNA information is
  16. To determine the gender of skeletal remains, a forensic anthropologist can examine all of the following area of the skeleton EXCEPT:
  17. A forensic anthropologist may help to create a(n) ________ to help with the identification of the victim.
  18. Changes to evidence, such as contamination, can be prevented by handling evidence with
  19. Typically, about an hour after death, the a deceased body loses heat at a rate of approximately ________ until the body reaches the environmental temperature.
  20. Rigor mortis refers to the
  21. The distribution of gunpowder particles and other discharge residues around a bullet hole permits:
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