# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Forensic Technology Task 1484154604

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the systems of analysis for fingerprints.

Definition

Demonstration should include
  • ten card
  • Henry system—gives each finger a number according to the hand and assigns a value to fingerprint characteristics
  • IAFIS—Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System
  • AFIT—Advanced Fingerprint Identification Technology.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is AFIT so valuable to local police agencies?
  • How did the Henry system improve fingerprint classification?
  • What is the purpose of a ten card?

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

10. The Role of Troubleshooting, Research and Development, Invention and Innovation, and Experimentation in Problem Solving

 

12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems

  

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