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Objectives on Fingerprints

Multiple Choice Questions

I.) Who first explained the Friction Ridge Skin Pattern with drawings:-

1.)Sir Francis Galton

2.)J.C.A. Mayer

3.)Henry Faulds

4.)William Herschel

II.) “Life on the Mississippi” is wrote by:-

1.)Mark Twain


3.)Henry Faulds

4.)J.C.A. Mayer

III.)First case of identical twins with no resemblance in their Fingerprints:-

1.)William & Will Wells

2.)William & Windy Wells

3.)Mark & Monty Wells

4.)William & William Wells

IV.)Edward Henry classified Fingerprints into how many Classes:-





V.)What percentage of world Population have Loop Pattern:-





VI.)Ridge ending, Bifurcation, Eye, Triangle, etc. are the terminologies used for:-

1.)Class Characteristics of Fingerprint

2.)Individual Characteristics of Fingerprint


4.)Galton Classification

VII.)Which Statement is not true about Fingerprints:-

1.)No two fingers can have the same fingerprints

2.)Fingerprint remains unchanged during a Lifetime.

3.)Identical Twins share similar Fingerprints.

4.)Fingerprints can be changed because of accidental mark.

VIII.)How many Biological Principle followed by Fingerprints:-





IX.)Fingerprint Left by the offender at the SoC is known as:-

1.)Patent Prints

2.)Chance Prints

3.)Plastic Prints

4.)Latent Prints

X.) Fingerprints used since centuries as  ________ for protection if documents and Identification of Individual:-





Passage related MCQ

Read the paragraph and answer the objective questions given at the end of it:

In summer a decomposed unidentified dead body was found floating in a river. The postmortem examination revealed the presence of weeds in the hand of the deceased. The internal examination of deceased body showed the presence of froth in trachea and diatoms in the lungs.

1. The floating of dead body shows that the death was caused:

A.) Within 4 hours

B.) 4 to 13 hours

C.) 12 to 24 hours

D.) More than 3-4 days

2. The presence of _____ will ascertain that it is an antemortem drowning:

A.) Weed in hands

B.) Diatoms in lungs

C.) Froth in trachea

D.) All of the above

3. The identification of dead body can be done by:

A.) Putrefied body

B.) Place of occurrence

C.) Laundry and tailor marks on clothes

D.) None of the above

4. The fingerprint of the deceased can be obtained by:

A.) Visual Examination

B.) Infrared Photography

C.) X-Ray Photography

D.) UV Photography

Answers : 1. C 2. D 3. C 4. A

MCQs On Forensic Science (NET/JRF Preparations)

25 Multiple Choice Questions

Answers of Multiple Choice Questions

1.) 4

2.) 2

3.) 1

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5.) 3

6.) 4

7.) 3

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10) 2

11.) 1

12.) 3

13.) 2

14.) 2

15.) 3

16.) 3

17.) 3

18.) 2

19.) 3

20.) 4

21.) 1

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24.) 2

25.) 2