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Flashcards in Microscope Deck (12):
1

Supports the body tube, carry the scope with this

Arm

2

Support the slide

Stage

3

Moves the stage up and down to allow for focusing

Course adjustment knob

4

Moves the stage slightly to allow sharper focusing

Fine adjustment knob

5

Supports the scope; used to carry the scope

Base

6

Provides light for the viewing of a specimen

Light source

7

Controls the amount of light that passes through the stage

Diaphragm

8

Necessary for holding the slide in place

The stage clip

9

Magnifies the image on magnification abilities of each objective

Objectives

10

Holds the objectives and can be turned to magnify another

Revolving nosepiece

11

Maintains the correct distance between the objectives and the ocular lens

Body tube

12

Magnifies the specimens 10 times

Eyepiece