Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

bio204.s1.d05

cava bio 204 s1.d05 Using a Microscope

QuestionAnswer
How do you carry a microscope? Two hands! One on the arm, one on the base.
Why do you keep a dust-cover on a microscope? To keep dust away from the lenses!
Why is the microscope we use in this class called a 'compound' microscope. It's one lens added to another. That's what 'to compound' means... to add to.
How do you clean the lenses of a microscope? With lens paper (or a soft lint-free cloth)
The eyepiece of a microscope houses the [...] lens ocular
Don't use the coarse adjustment knob with the larger lenses because you might... break either the slide or the lens
The lens close to the object that you're looking at is called the [...] lens objective
The shortest lens is sometimes called the... scanning lens
The part of a microscope that holds the slide is called the... stage
In which order do you select lenses when focusing a microscope? shortest to longest
With which objective lens do you use the coarse focus knob? Only with the shortest lens!
You're using the shortest lens of a compound microscope. After getting the image pretty much in focus with the course knob, how do you make it clearer? Move on to the fine adjustment knob.
Created by: mr.shapard
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

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