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Reflects light up through the slide to the eyepiece

Mirror

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This concentrates the rays of light and directs them onto the object being viewed

Condenser

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A tube that the eyepiece and nose peace are attached to

Barrel

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The lens that the operator looks through

Eye peace

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Moves the body tube up or down for focusing; can be coarse or fine

Coarse adjuster

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Lenses used to see the detail of the specimen; can be low or high powered

Objective lenses

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Can be adjusted like a camera shutter to control the light passing through the object and the body tube

Iris diaframe

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Holds the body tube and can be used as a handle for holding the microscope when carrying

Arm

9

Plant cell has:

Cytoplasmic, ribosomes, mitochondria, nucleus, vacuole, endoplasmic rectum, cell membrane, cell wall, chloroplast

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A platform where the slide is positioned with clips to hold it in place

Stage

11

Animal cell has:

Cytoplasmic, ribosomes, mitochondria, nucleus, vacuole, endoplasmic rectum, cell membrane

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Supports and stabilises the microscope

Base

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Interphase

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Prophase

Nuclear membrane disappear

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Metaphase

Chromosomes line up along the equator of cell

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Anaphase

Spindle fibres pull chromosomes to opposite sides of the cell

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Telophase

Nucleus reforms cytoplasm splits in half to two with identical chromosomes