Could You Be a Forensic Examiner?
By: Zoe Samuel
About This Quiz
We all love shows like "Bones," "Cold Case Files," "CSI," "and Law & Order" (dun-DUN!). Do you have what it takes to emulate the heroes of these shows and make it in the world of forensics?
Are you afraid of death?
I don't really think about it
Do you channel your inner Sherlock?
Are you observant?
Like a dog that just- what's what?
How much do you like money?
I don't care about it as long as I can pay my bills
Do you want to be the good guy?
Yes, and I want all the credit too
Do you mind long hours?
As long as they are interesting
Do you mind unpredictable hours?
I don't mind overtime but I do want to know when my shift will be in advance
Do you mind no one understanding your job?
I love it, I get to explain!
Do you care about your social life?
I haven't got one, don't want one
How level-headed are you?
Are you afraid of bad neighborhoods?
No, the danger excites me
Do you believe in justice?
I believe in the justice system
Do you secretly feel like you'd have been a good mad scientist?
No, I'd be their sane friend
Do you love a mystery?
Just call me The Hardy Boys! (Both of them)
No, I leave that to others, I just want to help at the end
No, I like knowing the answer
Did you read Nancy Drew growing up?
Were you always the smart kid in your school?
I was the biggest nerd ever
Not always, but I held my own
No, I was too busy being cool and popular
Do you know how to dust for prints?
Yes, ever since I got my junior detective kit
How reliable is DNA evidence?
Actually, not as much as people think, depending on the evidence of course
Do you always carry a baggie and a pair of rubber gloves?
Yes, but only because it's my uniform
Why would anyone do that?
Do you like sifting through huge piles of documents?
How good at making connections between disparate pieces of info are you?
Are you easily bored?
Not when the topic at hand is interesting
Can you get into the mind of a killer?
Do you like job stability?
Is it important to you to be in a growth industry?
Are you OK with not always having all the answers?
As long as I get them eventually