5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Supports the tube and connects it to the base
- On a low power microscope, there is a frosted circular glass plate that fits in over the lower illuminator.
- the lens at the top that you look through.
- Connects the eyepiece to the objective lenses
- This is the knob used to fine tune the focus on the specimen. It is also used to focus on various parts of the specimen. Generally one uses the coarse focus first to get close then moves to the fine focus knob for fine tuning.
5 True/False Questions
Oil Immersion Lens → an objective lens (usually 100X or greater) designed to work with a drop of special oil placed between it and the slide. With oil, an increase in resolution will be noticed.
Illuminator → Allows you to direct ambient light up through the hole in the stage and illuminate the specimen.
Base → The flat platform where you place your slides. Stage clips hold the slides in place.
Stage Clips → On a low power microscope, there is a frosted circular glass plate that fits in over the lower illuminator.
Stage → Connects the eyepiece to the objective lenses