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  1. What is the function of the base?
    Arm of the microscope?
    • Serves as support, holds the illuminator 
    • Provides support between the tube and the base; used also for support when carried.
  2. What is the function of the stage?
    Stage adjustment knobs of the microscopejQuery1101005363825844015535_1507005532112
    • A platform for holding slides; has a center hole to permit light from entering from below into the lenses; mechanical stage in vertical and horizontal directions 
    • Used to move the slide on the mechanical stage in a vertical and horizontal directions
  3. What is the illuminator ?
    Condenser of the microscope?
    • Light source; at the base 
    • Collects and concentrats light upward through the object on stage
  4. What is the iris diaphragm?
    What is the Rheostat control knob?
    • Adjusts the amount of light emitting by the bulb
    • Controls the amount of light emitted by he bulb

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fjn900
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Micro Lab
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2017-10-03 04:45:33
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Lab test 1
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