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Parts of The Microscope
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This holds and rotates the objectives.
Eyepiece / Ocular Lens
This is what you look into. This has a magnification of 10x.
Light travels through this to the eyepiece.
This allows more or less light through the stage.
This is what you should use to hold and carry the microscope.
This provides light to the microscope.
This magnifies the slide that you are observing and can be adjusted to sit directly above the slide.
This is what supports the slide on the microscope.
These hold the slide down on the stage.
This provides support to the microscope. You should also have one hand on this when you carry the microscope.
Coarse Adjustment Knob
Moves the body tube up and down and brings the object being viewed into general focus.
Fine Adjustment Knob
Used to bring the object into clear and sharp focus.
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