Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
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


parts of a MIcroscope

rotating nosepiece used to change the magnification
coarse adjustment used for the first focusing on low power
light source provides light for the microscope
diaphragm used to control the amount of light [to make the slide look brighter or dimmer]
base and arm you should always hold the microscope with the _______ and the _______
stage where you place your slide
fine adjustment only used for focusing on medium or high power
objective lens the lens nearest to the object being viewed
clips holds the slide in place
eyepiece lens at the top that you look through
Created by: oesterj