Forensic Taphonomy A test that tests the knowledge of the decomposition process of a body after death. Polyphobiaa published on April 09, 201242 responses 0 5.0★ / 5 Questions in vertical order Name 3 mechanisms in the transport of remains. Select the three correct answers Human Burial Fire Environment Animals What happens in the short range (death to 3 days) of time since death? Select the three correct answers Rigor mortis Scavenging Algor mortis Liver mortis Kidney mortis Body modification What resembles one another? Fire and Water Weather and Animals Humans and Water Humans and Animals List the 6 agents of taphonomic change. Select the six correct answers Humans pH Animals Cause of death Weather Water Burial Place of burial Insects Fire Define forensic taphonomy. The study of the processes and changes that occur within the body after death. The study of the processes and changes that occur between time of death and discovery. The study of the processes and changes of the body before death.