Flashcards in Fingerprinting 2: Basic Infomation Deck (12)
Natural ______ plus dirt on surfaces leave behind impressions on objects we come in contact with.
Fingerprint distinctions (most common to least common):
The ______ is made from the center of the core to the edge of the delta
Center of whorl or loop
Triangular regions near a loop.
Arch patterns can be...
Whorl patterns can be...
Small differences are called....
Patent prints are...
Visible prints transferred by blood or other liquids
Plastic Fingerprints are...
Indentations left in soft materials like clay or wax.
Latent Fingerprints are...
Not visible until dusting with powders or use with chemicals