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18 terms
Microscopes
Fine Adjustment Knob
Light
Nose piece
Objective
Used to adjust the stage slowly to focus the object more clea…
Provides artificial light for better viewing
The front or forward projection of the microscope
The lens or system of lenses nearest the object being viewed
Fine Adjustment Knob
Used to adjust the stage slowly to focus the object more clea…
Light
Provides artificial light for better viewing
25 terms
Microscopes
stage (job)
objective lens (job)
revolving nosepiece (job)
diaphragm (job)
the platform that holds the slide
magnifies the specimen
contains the objective lens
controls the amount of light reflected through the hole in th…
stage (job)
the platform that holds the slide
objective lens (job)
magnifies the specimen
22 terms
Microscopes
lens
magnification
resolution
field of view
curved piece of glass that can bend light
how much an image is enlarged
the amount of detail you can see in an image
the area that is visible through the microscope
lens
curved piece of glass that can bend light
magnification
how much an image is enlarged
5 terms
Microscopes
Scanning Electron Microscope
Light Microscope
Dissecting Microscope
Transmission Electron Microscope
A microscope that focuses an electron beam through a specimen…
The models found in most schools, use compound lenses to magn…
This is usually used for viewing organisms, and parts of orga…
This is a strong microscope used to see the insides of cells…
Scanning Electron Microscope
A microscope that focuses an electron beam through a specimen…
Light Microscope
The models found in most schools, use compound lenses to magn…
17 terms
Microscopes
Specimen
Arm
Base
Body Tube
the object that is being studied
Supports the objective lens and connects it to the base
The heavy bottom of the microscope.
Holds the eyepiece and connects it to the objective lenses
Specimen
the object that is being studied
Arm
Supports the objective lens and connects it to the base
12 terms
Microscopes
microscope
arm
stage clips
fine adjustment knob
An instrument with lenses and light that is used to observe o…
Used to support the microscope when carried and supports the…
Holds the slide in place
Moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image
microscope
An instrument with lenses and light that is used to observe o…
arm
Used to support the microscope when carried and supports the…
22 terms
Microscopes
objectives
stage clip
stage
coarse adjustment knob
there are two or more of these located under the nosepiece; e…
holds slide in place and keeps it from moving around on the s…
platform that holds the slide for viewing
large, round knob located on the side of the microscope that…
objectives
there are two or more of these located under the nosepiece; e…
stage clip
holds slide in place and keeps it from moving around on the s…
13 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece Lens (Ocular)
Base
Arm
Fine focus knob
Lens closest to where you look through
Supports the microscope
Where you pick up the microscope
A knob that makes small adjustments to the focus
Eyepiece Lens (Ocular)
Lens closest to where you look through
Base
Supports the microscope
24 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece
Objective lens
Stage clip
Body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
Contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
Eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
Objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
15 terms
Microscopes
Scanning Electron Microscope
Transmission Electron Microscope
Dissecting Microscope
Compound Light Microscope
Scanning Electron Microscope
Transmission Electron Microscope
20 terms
Microscopes
ocular lens
ocular lens
objective lens
objective lens
single lens closest to the eye; ... magnifies the specimen
lenses of different lengths which can be positioned above the…
ocular lens
ocular lens
single lens closest to the eye; ... magnifies the specimen
20 terms
Microscopes
ocular lens
ocular lens
objective lens
objective lens
single lens closest to the eye; ... magnifies the specimen
lenses of different lengths which can be positioned above the…
ocular lens
ocular lens
single lens closest to the eye; ... magnifies the specimen
16 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece/ocular
High Power objective lens
stage clips
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and are typically 40x in po…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece/ocular
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
High Power objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and are typically 40x in po…
26 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, Another name is the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
The area between the eyepiece and the nosepiece.
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, Another name is the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
25 terms
Microscopes
microscope
microscope
ocular lens
ocular lens (lens in the eyepiece)
an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, su…
the lens you look through on a microscope, magnifies the obje…
microscope
an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, su…
microscope
24 terms
Microscopes
Body tube
Revolving nosepiece
Objective
Stage clips
Body tube
Revolving nosepiece
25 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
ocular lens
objective lens
nose-piece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens. (some…
The lens located in the top of the eyepiece
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
The rotating piece that contains the objective lenses
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens. (some…
ocular lens
The lens located in the top of the eyepiece
26 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece (picture)
Revolving nosepeice (picture)
Objectives (picture)
Stage (picture)
Eyepiece (picture)
Revolving nosepeice (picture)
18 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece lens
Objective lens
Stage clips
Stage
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x
This lens can have a magnification of 10x, 20x and 40x; ALWAY…
Holds slide in place
platform that holds the slide and the specimen; ALWAYS begin…
Eyepiece lens
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x
Objective lens
This lens can have a magnification of 10x, 20x and 40x; ALWAY…
21 terms
Microscopes
Microscope
Objective
Objective lenses
Fine focus adjustment knob
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
A lens that gathers light from an object and forms a real ima…
Used to enlarge the image of a specimen
used to further sharpen the image of the specimen
Microscope
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
Objective
A lens that gathers light from an object and forms a real ima…
16 terms
Microscopes
Specimen
Arm
Base
Body Tube
the object that is being studied
Supports the objective lens and connects it to the base
The heavy bottom of the microscope.
Holds the eyepiece and connects it to the objective lenses
Specimen
the object that is being studied
Arm
Supports the objective lens and connects it to the base
Microscopes
eyepiece
body tube
stage
objective lenses
The piece you look through on the microscope
Connects the eyepiece to the revolving nosepiece
Supports the slide and viewing object
These are found on the nosepiece and range from low to high p…
eyepiece
The piece you look through on the microscope
body tube
Connects the eyepiece to the revolving nosepiece
28 terms
Microscopes
Ocular lens
Arm
Objectives
Stage clips
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x; a…
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
Contains lenses for magnification; ALWAYS begin focusing on L…
Holds slide in place
Ocular lens
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x; a…
Arm
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
18 terms
Microscopes
Base
Arm
Stage
Slide
Base
Arm
17 terms
Microscopes
Ocular lens
Arm
Objectives
Stage clips
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x; a…
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
Contains lenses for magnification; ALWAYS begin focusing on L…
Holds slide in place
Ocular lens
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x; a…
Arm
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
18 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece
Arm
Objectives
Stage clips
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
Contains lenses for magnification; ALWAYS begin focusing on L…
Holds slide in place
Eyepiece
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x
Arm
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
15 terms
Microscopes
Eye Piece Units
Resolution
Staining
Magnification
The length of each division on the eye piece micrometer
The ability to DISTINGUISH two separate points as distinct fr…
Helps reveal structures in cell so that they can be distingui…
The number of time GREATER an image is than an object ... I / (A…
Eye Piece Units
The length of each division on the eye piece micrometer
Resolution
The ability to DISTINGUISH two separate points as distinct fr…
12 terms
Microscopes
light source
coarse adjustment knob
fine adjustment knob
arm
Provides the light to let us see the objects.
Knob that allows you to make major focusing adjustments.
Knob that allows you to make fine focusing adjustments.
The part of the microscope you use to carry the microscope fr…
light source
Provides the light to let us see the objects.
coarse adjustment knob
Knob that allows you to make major focusing adjustments.
21 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
21 terms
Microscopes
Microscope
Objective
Objective lenses
Fine focus adjustment knob
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
A lens that gathers light from an object and forms a real ima…
Used to enlarge the image of a specimen
used to further sharpen the image of the specimen
Microscope
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
Objective
A lens that gathers light from an object and forms a real ima…
17 terms
Microscopes
Used to focus the high power objective
Used to focus the scanning and low pow…
Where we look into the microscope and…
Connects the objective lenses to the s…
fine adjustment knob
coarse adjustment knob
eyepiece
arm
Used to focus the high power objective
fine adjustment knob
Used to focus the scanning and low pow…
coarse adjustment knob
7 terms
Microscopes
electron micrograph
magnification
organelles
photomicrograph
photograph of an image seen using an electron microscope.
the number of times larger an image appears, compared with th…
small structures within cells, each of which has a specific f…
photograph of an image seen using an optical microscope.
electron micrograph
photograph of an image seen using an electron microscope.
magnification
the number of times larger an image appears, compared with th…
24 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
NOSEPIECE
objective
stage clip
This part allows you to view the image on the stage and conta…
This part holds the objective lenses and is able to rotate to…
These are found on the nosepiece and range from low to high p…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
eyepiece
This part allows you to view the image on the stage and conta…
NOSEPIECE
This part holds the objective lenses and is able to rotate to…
17 terms
Microscopes
Microscope
Objective lenses
Fine focus adjustment knob
Coarse focus adjustment knob
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
Used to enlarge the image of a specimen
used to further sharpen the image of the specimen
used to sharpen the image of the specimen
Microscope
An instrument that makes small objects look larger
Objective lenses
Used to enlarge the image of a specimen
19 terms
Microscopes
Arm
Eyepiece
Base
Body tube
Supports the tube and connects it to the base
the lens at the top that you look through. They are usually 1…
The bottom of the microscope, used for support
Connects the eyepiece to the objective lenses
Arm
Supports the tube and connects it to the base
Eyepiece
the lens at the top that you look through. They are usually 1…
25 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
15 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
arm
objective
stage clip
part of the scope that you look into; contains the ocular len…
supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
contains an objective lens for magnification; ALWAYS begin fo…
holds slide in place
eyepiece
part of the scope that you look into; contains the ocular len…
arm
supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
9 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
overhead illumination
nosepiece
focusing knob
The eyepiece contains the ocular lens which is the magnifying…
Produces light and projects it upwards through the hole in th…
Holds the objective lenses and can be rotated to switch betwe…
Moves the stage slightly to fine tune the focusing of the spe…
eyepiece
The eyepiece contains the ocular lens which is the magnifying…
overhead illumination
Produces light and projects it upwards through the hole in th…
25 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
23 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
25 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
25 terms
Microscopes
eyepiece
objective lens
stage clip
body tube
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
contains a series of convex and concave lenses to focus and d…
eyepiece
Allows you to view the image, contains the ocular lens.
objective lens
These are found on the nose-piece and range from low (4x) to…
27 terms
Microscopes
Light Microscope
Scanning Electron Microscope
Transmission Electron Microscope
Correct way to carry a microscope
The models found in most schools, use compound lenses to magn…
Allows scientists to view a universe too small to be seen wit…
Uses electrons, but instead of scanning the surface electrons…
Always carry with 2 hands, by the base and by the arm.
Light Microscope
The models found in most schools, use compound lenses to magn…
Scanning Electron Microscope
Allows scientists to view a universe too small to be seen wit…
15 terms
Microscopes
Specimen
Arm
Base
Body Tube
the object that is being studied
Supports the objective lens and connects it to the base
The heavy bottom of the microscope.
Holds the eyepiece and connects it to the objective lenses
Specimen
the object that is being studied
Arm
Supports the objective lens and connects it to the base
17 terms
Microscopes
convex lens
magnification
resolution
depth of field
curved glass used to make microscopes
how much an image is enlarged
the amount of detail you can see in an image
the area in front and behind the specimen that is in focus
convex lens
curved glass used to make microscopes
magnification
how much an image is enlarged
14 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece (Ocular Lens)
Nosepiece
Objective Lenses
Stage Clips
This part allows you to view the image on the stage and conta…
This part holds the objective lenses and is able to rotate to…
These are found on the nosepiece and range from low to high p…
These are used to hold a slide in place on the stage.
Eyepiece (Ocular Lens)
This part allows you to view the image on the stage and conta…
Nosepiece
This part holds the objective lenses and is able to rotate to…
18 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece
Arm
Objectives
Stage clips
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
Contains lenses for magnification; ALWAYS begin focusing on L…
Holds slide in place
Eyepiece
part of the scope that you look into; magnification of 10x
Arm
Supports (holds up and in place) all lenses; used to carry th…
23 terms
Microscopes
Eyepiece
Eyetube
Revolving Nosepiece
Objective lenses
Lens you look through. Has a magnification of 10X.
Holds the eye piece and objective lens a constant distance ap…
Holds and positions the objective lenses.
The lens closes to the specimen.... There are 3 powers of magnif…
Eyepiece
Lens you look through. Has a magnification of 10X.
Eyetube
Holds the eye piece and objective lens a constant distance ap…
18 terms
Microscopes
diaphragm
stage opening
lamp
eyepiece
Regulates the amount of light entering the microscope.
Allows light to pass through the stage of the microscope.
Directs light into the microscope.
Contains the magnifying lens you look through; typically it i…
diaphragm
Regulates the amount of light entering the microscope.
stage opening
Allows light to pass through the stage of the microscope.
6 terms
Microscopes
Fine focus adjustment
Course focus adjustment
stage clips
slide
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Fine focus adjustment
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Course focus adjustment
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