6 terms

Tools and Procedures

science honors
metric system
decimal system of measurement based on certain physical standards and scaled on multiples of 10
device that produces magnified images of structures that are too small to see with the unaided eye
compound light microscope
microscope that allows light to pass through a specimen and uses two lenses to form an image
electron microscope
microscope that forms an image by focusing beams of electrons onto a specimen
cell culture
group of cells grown in a nutrient solution from a single original cell
cell fractionation
technique in which cells are broken into pieces and the different cell parts are separated