Microscope Function Quiz
Terms in this set (15)
you look into the microscope through this part
Light passes from the objective lens to the eyepiece through this part of the microscope
The objective lenses are mounted in this part of the microscope
There may be two or three of these mounted on the nosepiece. Each one magnifies a different power
This part supports the entire upper portion of the microscope
Coarse Adjustment Knob
You begin your focusing with this part of the microscope
Fine Adjustment Knob
Once the object that you would like to view comes into focus, you use this to fine tune the image.
The flat place under the objective lenses where you place the slide for viewing
These two things keep the slide from moving around on the stage
This is a thin piece of glass where you place your specimen
The opening in the center of the stage that allows light through so you can easily see the object the slide
You can move this disk under the stage and control the amount of light that comes up through the aperture
Mirror or Lamp
This provides light so that it is easier to see the object that you are viewing.
This is the support for the microscope that holds it up
The mirror or lamp is located between these two things.