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Parts of a Microscope Purposes
body tube
Revolving nose piece
objective (lenses)
stage clips
Supports eyepiece and connects to the objectives
rotates the objective lenses, connects lenses to the body tube
Magnify along with the eyepiece. You can multiply the objecti…
attaches the slide to the stage.
body tube
Supports eyepiece and connects to the objectives
Revolving nose piece
rotates the objective lenses, connects lenses to the body tube
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Parts of a Microscope
Head
Ocular Lense
Arm
Stage
Head
Ocular Lense
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parts of a microscope
eyepiece
body tube
revolving nose piece
arm
eyepiece
body tube
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Parts of a Microscope
eyepiece / ocular lens
body tube
revolving nosepiece
low power objective lens
eyepiece / ocular lens
body tube
Parts and Use of a Microscope
arm
eyepiece
body tube
revolving nosepiece
supports the body
what you look through
connects the eyepiece to revolving nosepiece
holds and turns the objectives
arm
supports the body
eyepiece
what you look through
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Identifying the Parts of a Microscope
Condenser
Ocular lenses
Stage
Stageclips
is located below the stage
usually has a magnification of 10x and are the lens in which…
has a flat surface in which you may place a slide for viewing
or a mechanical stage made to hold the slide in place
Condenser
is located below the stage
Ocular lenses
usually has a magnification of 10x and are the lens in which…
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Parts and Functions of a Microscope
eyepiece
body tube
revolving nosepiece
objective lenses
What you look through
provides distance for the proper bending of light
rotates to change objectives
magnify image (scan, low, high)
eyepiece
What you look through
body tube
provides distance for the proper bending of light
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Parts of a Light Microscope
Objective Lenses
Ocular Lenses
Head of Microscope
Arm of Microscope
Receive the image from the specimen slide and enlarge it. The…
Receive the image from the objective lens, enlarge it, and pr…
Top part of the microscope. Contains mirrors which reflect im…
Vertical piece. Supports the head of the microscope, the stag…
Objective Lenses
Receive the image from the specimen slide and enlarge it. The…
Ocular Lenses
Receive the image from the objective lens, enlarge it, and pr…
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Parts of a Compound Microscope
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
Arm
Stage
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
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Science: Parts of a Microscope
Eyepiece Lens
Microscope Tube
Coarse Knob
Fine adjustment Knob
The lens at the top which you look through. Usually 10-15x
Connect the eyepiece to the objective lenses
Used to raise & lower the objective lenses.
Focuses the Image
Eyepiece Lens
The lens at the top which you look through. Usually 10-15x
Microscope Tube
Connect the eyepiece to the objective lenses
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Parts of a Microscope
Stage
Cover Slip
Slide
Power
Part of the microscope that supports the slide
Small piece that is used to cover a water drop on a slide
Small glass plate on which specimen are paced for viewing
The degree of magnication for a lens
Stage
Part of the microscope that supports the slide
Cover Slip
Small piece that is used to cover a water drop on a slide
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The Parts of a Microscope
ocular lens
arm
objective lens
stage clips
(eyepiece) the lens that you look through in a microscope: 10x
distances the lenses from the specimen and used to carry the…
the lens that magnifies the specimen; most microscopes have t…
hold the slide in place while light shines through
ocular lens
(eyepiece) the lens that you look through in a microscope: 10x
arm
distances the lenses from the specimen and used to carry the…
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Parts of a microscope
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
Objective lens
Stage Clips
Contains the Ocular lens
holds the high and low power objective lens; it can be rotate…
magnification ranges from 10x to 40x
hold the slide in place
Eyepiece
Contains the Ocular lens
Nosepiece
holds the high and low power objective lens; it can be rotate…
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Parts of a microscope
Eyepiece
Arm
Nosepiece
Objective lenses
Contains the ocular lens
used to support the microscope when carried
holds the high- and low- power objectives lenses; can be rota…
magnification ranges from 10x to 40x
Eyepiece
Contains the ocular lens
Arm
used to support the microscope when carried
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Parts of a Microscope
eyepiece
stage
low power objective lens
medium power objective lens
also called ocular lens; located at the top of the tube; the…
platform on which the microscope slide is placed for viewing
lens which provides the largest field of view; viewing always…
must be used before going to high power lens
eyepiece
also called ocular lens; located at the top of the tube; the…
stage
platform on which the microscope slide is placed for viewing
Parts of a Microscope
arm
base
coarse adjustment knob
diaphragm
this part on the side of the microscope is used to support it…
the bottom part of the microscope
this part moves the stage up and down to help you get the spe…
this part of the microscope helps you adjust the amount of li…
arm
this part on the side of the microscope is used to support it…
base
the bottom part of the microscope
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parts of a Microscope
Eyepiece
Body Tube
Arm
Stage Clips
Holds the top lens. Magnifies 10x
Holds the top lens a certain distance from the lower lens
Supports the body tube
Holds the slide in place
Eyepiece
Holds the top lens. Magnifies 10x
Body Tube
Holds the top lens a certain distance from the lower lens
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Parts of a Microscope vocabulary
Arm
Base
Body Tube
Coarse Adjustment
Supports the Body Tube
Supports the Microscope
Separates the Eye piece from the Objective Lens
Moves the Body Tube the focus on the image
Arm
Supports the Body Tube
Base
Supports the Microscope
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Parts of a Microscope
base
neck
ocular lens
nose
bottom of the microscope
...
top of the neck (10x lens)
holds the objective lenses
base
bottom of the microscope
neck
...
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Parts of a Microscope
Body Tube
Nosepiece
Viewing Objective Lens
Low Power Objective Lens
Connects eyepiece to objective lenses so you can see your image
Rotates objective lenses
(Shortest)First lens used -helps find the -magnifies image 4X…
Where you collect your data -Used after viewing objective ( m…
Body Tube
Connects eyepiece to objective lenses so you can see your image
Nosepiece
Rotates objective lenses
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Parts of a Microscope
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
Nosepiece
Objective lenses
Contains the ocular lens
Holds the high and low power objective lenses
Can be rotated to change magnification
Magnification ranges from 10× to 40×
Eyepiece
Contains the ocular lens
Nosepiece
Holds the high and low power objective lenses
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Parts of a microscope
Focusing knobs
Light source
Objective lens
Stage clips
Adjustment knobs allow coarse or fine focusing of the stage o…
Allows light to enter to make the image visible
Usually you will find 3 or 4 objective lenses on a microscope…
Used to hold the slide in place
Focusing knobs
Adjustment knobs allow coarse or fine focusing of the stage o…
Light source
Allows light to enter to make the image visible
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parts of a microscope
eye piece
body tube
revolving nosepiece
objectives
The part of the microscope that you look through to make obse…
The neck- like part containing lenses and mirrors that help t…
This piece rotates and allows the user to increase and decrea…
High, medium, and powers; they determine the level of magnifi…
eye piece
The part of the microscope that you look through to make obse…
body tube
The neck- like part containing lenses and mirrors that help t…
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Parts of a Microscope
Ocular Lenses
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
Arm
Ocular Lenses
Eyepiece
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Parts Of A Microscope
Tube Of A Microscope
Eyepiece Lens
Coarse Focus
Fine Focus
Tube Of A Microscope
Eyepiece Lens
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Parts of a Microscope
oculars
objectives
light source
fine focus
oculars
objectives
10 terms
Parts of a microscope
Light
Coarse adjustment knob
Fine adjustment knob
Arm
Light
Coarse adjustment knob
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Parts of a Microscope
Arm
Base
Coarse Adjustment Knob
Diaphragm
Arm
Base
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Parts Of A Microscope
Eyepiece (ocular) lens
Eyepiece tube
Arm
Stage
Provides first magnification of object (usually 10x)
Separates eye from objectives
The handle used to grip and carry the microscope
The place where the slide rests for viewing
Eyepiece (ocular) lens
Provides first magnification of object (usually 10x)
Eyepiece tube
Separates eye from objectives
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Parts of a microscope
Eyepiece
Body tube
Coarse Adjustment Knob
Fine Adjustment Knob
Eyepiece
Body tube
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Parts of a Microscope
Body Tube
Nosepiece
Objective
Stage clips
Body Tube
Nosepiece
Parts of a microscope
Holds the side in pace on the stage
Located on side of the frame, used to…
Located on the stage, adjusts the amou…
Magnifier of the image of small objects
Base
Adjustment knob
Diaphram
Microscope
Holds the side in pace on the stage
Base
Located on side of the frame, used to…
Adjustment knob
Parts of a Microscope
eyepiece
nosepiece
objective lenses
stage clips
contains the ocular lenses
holds the high and low power objective lenses; can be rotated…
magnification ranges from 10x to 40x
holds the slide in place
eyepiece
contains the ocular lenses
nosepiece
holds the high and low power objective lenses; can be rotated…
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Parts of a Microscope
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
Arm
Coarse Adjustment Knob
Contains the OCULAR lens
Holds the HIGH- and LOW- power... objective LENSES; can be rotat…
Used to SUPPORT the microscope when carried
Moves the stage up and down for FOCUSING
Eyepiece
Contains the OCULAR lens
Nosepiece
Holds the HIGH- and LOW- power... objective LENSES; can be rotat…
14 terms
Parts of a Microscope
Stage
Cover Slip
Slide
Power
Part of the microscope that supports the slide
Small piece that is used to cover a water drop on a slide
Small glass plate on which specimen are paced for viewing
The degree of magnication for a lens
Stage
Part of the microscope that supports the slide
Cover Slip
Small piece that is used to cover a water drop on a slide
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Parts of a Microscope
Ocular lens
arm
course adjustment knob
fine adjustment knob
Ocular lens
arm
11 terms
parts of a microscope
eyepiece
coarse adjustment
fine adjustment
diaphragm
contains the ocular lens. magnifies an image 10x
moves the stage up and down to focus it.
moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image
regulates the amount of light on the specimen.
eyepiece
contains the ocular lens. magnifies an image 10x
coarse adjustment
moves the stage up and down to focus it.
12 terms
parts of a microscope
body tube
eyepiece
arm
revolving nose piece
body tube
eyepiece
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Parts of a Microscope
Eyepiece
Revolving Nosepiece
Objective Lenses
Stage Clips
Eyepiece
Revolving Nosepiece
parts of a microscope
arm
base
body tube
coarse focus adjustment
this attaches the eye piece and body tube to the base
this supports the microscope
the tube that supports the eye piece
a knob that makes large adjustments to the focus
arm
this attaches the eye piece and body tube to the base
base
this supports the microscope
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Parts of a Microscope
eyepiece
body tube
coarse focus adjustment
fine focus adjustment
eyepiece
body tube
12 terms
Parts of a Microscope
Ocular/ Eyepiece
Body Tube
Coarse Adjustment Knob
Fine Adjustment Knob
It is the eyepiece that you look through
Holds the ocular at one end and the nosepiece at the other; r…
Moves stage closer or farther away from the objective; for br…
Moves stage closer or farther away from the objective. This i…
Ocular/ Eyepiece
It is the eyepiece that you look through
Body Tube
Holds the ocular at one end and the nosepiece at the other; r…
11 terms
Parts of a microscope
Ocular Lense
Arm
Stage
Coarse Adjustment
Ocular Lense
Arm
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parts of a microscope
eye piece
body tube
nose piece
arm
eye piece
body tube
12 terms
Parts of a Microscope
arm
base
light source
power switch
large metal band attaching the base to the lens and the eyepi…
the bottom of the microscope, use for support
can be a bulb or a mirror, usually found near the base of the…
turns the microscope on and off, located on the back of the b…
arm
large metal band attaching the base to the lens and the eyepi…
base
the bottom of the microscope, use for support
12 terms
Parts of a Microscope
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
Objective Lens
Arm
Eyepiece
Nosepiece
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Parts of a Microscope
base
mirror (light source)
stage
arm
The microscope rests on this and one hand is gripped on it wh…
Reflects light to the specimen
Platform where you put the slide
Holds the tube and stage, and attaches them to the base and o…
base
The microscope rests on this and one hand is gripped on it wh…
mirror (light source)
Reflects light to the specimen
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Parts of a Microscope
Microscope
Arm
Base
Stage
Used to look at small things.
Supports the body tub. Used to carry the microscope.
Bottom part of the microscope. Often shaped like a horseshoe.
Place where the specimen is placed.
Microscope
Used to look at small things.
Arm
Supports the body tub. Used to carry the microscope.
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Parts of a Microscope
eye piece
nose piece
objective lense
stage clip
eye piece
nose piece
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