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Flashcards in Chapter 4- Parts Of A Microscope Deck (13):
1

Body tube

Holds the eyepiece and objectives together

2

Revolving nose piece

Holds the objectives in the right spot

Allows you to switch between lenses

3

Low power objective

-used for scanning

4

High power objective

- to see item closer and more detailed

5

Stage

- where the slide is placed

6

Stage clips

Holds the slide in place

7

Diaphragm

- controls amount of light being let in

8

Coarse adjustment

Used to focus the object

9

Fine adjustment

Use to see details more clearly

10

Light source

Allows u to see object much easier

11

Base

Used to support and to hold microscope

12

Arm

- connects everything tigger

- used to hold microscope

13

Eyepiece

- lense that allows you to see into microscope
-10x magnification