Could You Be a Forensic Examiner?

EMPLOYMENT

Zoe Samuel

5 Min Quiz

Image: Shutterstock

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?

Advertisement

Are you squeamish?

Advertisement

Do you channel your inner Sherlock?

Advertisement

Are you observant?

Advertisement

How much do you like money?

Advertisement

Do you like to study?

Advertisement

Do you want to be the good guy?

Advertisement

Do you mind long hours?

Advertisement

Do you mind unpredictable hours?

Advertisement

Do you mind no one understanding your job?

Advertisement

Do you care about your social life?

Advertisement

How level-headed are you?

Advertisement

Are you afraid of bad neighborhoods?

Advertisement

Do you believe in justice?

Advertisement

Do you secretly feel like you'd have been a good mad scientist?

Advertisement

Are you a night owl?

Advertisement

Do you love a mystery?

Advertisement

Did you read Nancy Drew growing up?

Advertisement

Were you always the smart kid in your school?

Advertisement

Do you know how to dust for prints?

Advertisement

How reliable is DNA evidence?

Advertisement

Do you always carry a baggie and a pair of rubber gloves?

Advertisement

Do you like sifting through huge piles of documents?

Advertisement

How good at making connections between disparate pieces of info are you?

Advertisement

Are you easily bored?

Advertisement

Can you get into the mind of a killer?

Advertisement

Do you like job stability?

Advertisement

Is it important to you to be in a growth industry?

Advertisement

Are you very dogged?

Advertisement

Are you OK with not always having all the answers?

Advertisement

About HowStuffWorks Play

How much do you know about dinosaurs? What is an octane rating? And how do you use a proper noun? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks Play is here to help. Our award-winning website offers reliable, easy-to-understand explanations about how the world works. From fun quizzes that bring joy to your day, to compelling photography and fascinating lists, HowStuffWorks Play offers something for everyone. Sometimes we explain how stuff works, other times, we ask you, but we’re always exploring in the name of fun! Because learning is fun, so stick with us!

Explore More Quizzes