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During the weekly forensic science episodes, document how the scientific method was used during the investigation. The steps the of scientific method are listed below:


Scientific Method

(as it pertains to criminalistics)

     Observe a problem or questioned evidence and collect objective data.

     Consider a hypothesis or possible solution.

     Examine, test, and then analyze the evidence.

     Determine the significance of the evidence.

     Formulate a theory based on evaluation of the significance of the evidence.