Flashcards in Microscope Deck (17)
Compound light microscope
Uses lenses to focus and magnify light rays at low magnification
Uses a beam of electrons that is magnified and focused by electromagnets
Two types of electron microscope's
Label the parts of the microscope
Course adjustment knob
Fine adjustment knob
Mechanical stage control knob
Which microscope objective should be in place at the beginning and the end of the laboratory?
Low power (10X)
This part of the microscope is what regulates the amount of light
What are two differences between plant and animal cells?
The ability of the microscope to remain in focus between different objectives
Which adjustment knob is used with low power
Which adjustment knob is used with high power?
If a paramecium is swimming to the right, which way should you move the slide for viewing?
What is placed on the top of the wet mount before microscope viewing?
Glass cover slip