Diagram for Poster #1 – The Fingerprint

Clue #1 – The Fingerprint on the Pool Cue

  1. Look at fingerprint found on the pool cue.
  2. Is it a loop, a whorl, or an arch?
  3. Compare the print on the pool cue to the suspects’ prints.
  4. Which suspect’s print is most like the one found on the pool cue?

Fingerprint on the Pool Cue

(Place a real fingerprint here. Use the directions discussed in the forensic evidence section of the mystery chapter.)

Fingerprint Type

Arch

Arch fingerprint

Loop

Loop fingerprint

Whorl

Whorl fingerprint

Suspects’ Fingerprints

Gregory Blackwell


(Place Sample Print)

Delia Jones


(Place Sample Print)

Kayla Masters


(Place Sample Print)

Ellen Smart


(Place Sample Print that matches the one on the


pool cue.)

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