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Microscop definition

Eyepice usually contains a 10x lens
Arm supports the upper part of the microscope; serves as a handle
Stage Clip usually one on each side of hole slide in stage; helps hold slides into place
Coarse Adjustment Knob raises and lowers the stage or objective lenses
Fine Adjustment Knob raises and lowers the stage a tiny distance for exact focusing
Base supports the microscope; serves as handle
Light sends light through the hole in the stage to illuminate specimen on slide
Diaphragm wheel or lever that adjusts amount f light that passes through hole in stage; provides proper contrast
Stage supports the slides
objective lenses used in combination with the eyepiece to provide a range of magnification
nosepeice holds the objective lenses; rotates to enable changing magnification
Created by: beachboy22