Question Sheet: Crime Lab

SCIENCE

Before reading:

  1. What movies or TV shows have you seen in which science is needed to help solve a crime? 
  2. What is forensic science?

During reading:

  1. Jose Almirall says, "There's always evidence left behind." What does he mean? 
  2. When was the first recorded reference to forensic science? 
  3. How is forensic science dependent on both technology and cleverness? 
  4. Why is understanding decomposition important in forensics? 
  5. How is forensic anthropology different from forensic biology? 
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