parts of microscop

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  1. base
    foundation
  2. light source
    • lamp located in the base
    • light intensity controleled by rheostat or simiple toggle switch located in the front
  3. arm
    angular part used for carrying
  4. stage
    • horizantal platform supports slide
    • contains slide holder that keeps slide in place
  5. diaphram
    controls size of opening in condenser
  6. objective lens
    • located above the stage
    • magnification noted by size of lens
  7. ocular lens
    two lenses on top of microscope with magnification power of 10
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samanthajaye
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parts of microscop
Updated:
2010-08-27 21:33:14
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microscope
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