contains a lens that magnifies about 10x
seperates the eyepiece lens from the objective lens
moves the body tube for focusing with the low-power objective lens
moves the body tube for focusing with the high-power objective lens
supports the body tube
controls the amount of light passing through the opening of the stage
supports the microscope
low power objective
magnifies about 10x
revolving nose piece
holds the high and low power objective lenses, allows them to rotate for viewing
high power objective
magnifies about 40x
supports the slide being used
holds the slide in place
reflects light upward through the diaphragm
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