Nobody wants to be on the receiving end of the services offered through morgues, such as forensics and autopsies, but all play an important role in the preservation, care and understanding of human remains. In this quiz, you'll test your knowledge of who's doing what to your body between your death and your grave. So take a deep breath before you begin -- and hope it's not your last (because otherwise you won't get to enjoy the quiz).
Question 1 of 10
What country introduced the concept of the modern coroner?
Question 2 of 10
What was a common term for coroners in the 13th century?
Question 3 of 10
What is the primary task of a modern coroner?
Question 4 of 10
What are the outdoor research sites where forensic anthropologists learn their trade called?
Question 5 of 10
What's the difference between a coroner and a medical examiner?
Question 6 of 10
The forensic study of dental evidence is known as what?
Question 7 of 10
In America, coroners are most closely associated with what position?
Question 8 of 10
What power does the coroner usually have?
Question 9 of 10
About what percentage of deaths result in autopsy?
Question 10 of 10