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Microscope Vocab For Science

Base The bottom of the microscope, used for support
Coarse adjustment knob The largest of the adjustment knobs
Nose piece Holds the three objective lens, can be rotated
Objective lens Magnifies with three different lens (10x,40x,100x)
Stage Where specimen is put for observation
Arm Supports the tube and connects it to the body of the microscope (helps you carry around the microscope)
Stage clips Holds the slide/specimen into place
Light A steady Illuminating source (Illuminate means light)
Eyepiece The lens at the top that you look through
Fine adjustment knob The smallest of the adjustment knobs
Created by: allynickel