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Microscope Test

Describe how each part of the microscope is used.

eyepiece magnifies by 10
revolving nosepiece changes magnification
low power objective first lens used for focusing
high power objective high power
1. stage holds specimen
2. stage moves up and down for focusing
diaphragm controls amount of light
light provides light
1. course adjustment knob first for focusing
1. fine adjustment knob fine focus
2. fine adjustment knob provides detail
arm used for carrying
1. stage clips holds slide
2. stage clips holds specimen in place
base used for carrying
2. course adjustment knob only with low power
Created by: dogfriendtoast