Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Microscope notes

Science Microscope Notes

Compound Light -They use light to magnify objects. -They magnify up to about 2000x. (Ours magnify up to about 500x.) -You use one eye to see, so you see in two dimensions (2D). [Let's try.] -The object you look at must be thin enough for light to pass through.
Stereoscopic -They use light to magnify objects.-Ours magnify up to about 50x. -You use two eyes to see, so you see in three dimensions (3D). -The object you look at can be thick; light does not need to pass through it.
Transmission Electron (TEM) -They use electrons to magnify. -Magnifies up to 1,000,000x. -Only makes 2D images. -Object must be thin.
Scanning Electron -They use electrons to magnify. -Magnifies up to about 200,000x. -Makes 3D images. -Object can be thick.
Created by: ansleyschwing