Parts Of A Microscope Quiz

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Parts Of A Microscope Quiz

You must definitely know what a microscope is. However, do you know about the various parts that make up this magical component? Play this quiz if you want to test your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the function of an arm in a microscope?
    • A. 

      You look through to see the specimen

    • B. 

      Is used to support the microscope when carried

    • C. 

      Holds the slide in place

    • D. 

      Not sure

  • 2. 
    What does stage clips do in a microscope?
    • A. 

      Magnification ranges from 10x to 40x

    • B. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing

    • C. 

      Holds the slide in place

    • D. 

      Not sure

  • 3. 
    What is the role of a Fine adjustment knob?
    • A. 

      Moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image

    • B. 

      Holds the high and low power objectives, can be rotated to change mangnification

    • C. 

      Supports the microscope

    • D. 

      Not sure

  • 4. 
    Why is Ocular lens used?
    • A. 

      Is used to regulates the amount of light on the specimen

    • B. 

      Projects light upwards through the diaphragm, the specimen, and the lenses

    • C. 

      Not sure

    • D. 

      You look through to see the specimen

  • 5. 
    What is a diaphgram?
    • A. 

      Supports the slide being viewed

    • B. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing

    • C. 

      Is used to regulates the amount of light on the specimen

    • D. 

      Not Sure

  • 6. 
    What does objective lens do?
    • A. 

      Moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image

    • B. 

      Magnification ranges from 10x to 40x

    • C. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing

    • D. 

      Not sure

  • 7. 
    What is light source?
    • A. 

      Projects light upwards through the diaphragm, the specimen, and the lenses

    • B. 

      You look through to see the specimen

    • C. 

      Holds the high and low power objectives, can be rotated to change mangnification

    • D. 

      Not sure

  • 8. 
    What is a coarse adjustment knob?
    • A. 

      Supports the microscope

    • B. 

      Not sure

    • C. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing

    • D. 

      Holds the high and low power objectives, can be rotated to change magnification