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  1. They almost always consist of 4X, 10X, 40X and 100X powers. When coupled with a 10X (most common) eyepiece lens, we get total magnifications of 40X (4X times 10X), 100X , 400X and 1000X.
  2. This is the part that holds two or more objective lenses and can be rotated to easily change power.
  3. Connects the eyepiece to the objective lenses
  4. The flat platform where you place your slides. Stage clips hold the slides in place.
  5. Allows you to direct ambient light up through the hole in the stage and illuminate the specimen.

5 True/False questions

  1. Stage ClipsOn a low power microscope, there is a frosted circular glass plate that fits in over the lower illuminator.


  2. Stage PlateClips on the stage used to hold the slide in place.


  3. ArmThe bottom of the microscope, used for support


  4. DiaphragmA rotating disk under the stage that is used to vary the intensity and size of the cone of light that is projected upward into the slide.


  5. Oil Immersion Lensan 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.


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