How Well Do You Know Microscopes

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Microscope Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz on using a microscope.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How should you hold a microscope?
    • A. 

      By the base

    • B. 

      By the arm

    • C. 

      By the top

    • D. 

      By the base and the top

    • E. 

      By the base and the arm

  • 2. 
    How should you change the objective lens?
    • A. 

      By looking through the eyepiece

    • B. 

      By watching the stage

    • C. 

      By looking at the nosepiece

  • 3. 
    What is the correct position to be in while looking through a microscope?
    • A. 

      Sitting

    • B. 

      Standing

  • 4. 
    How is it easiest to look through a microscope?
    • A. 

      Without glasses

    • B. 

      Both eyes open

    • C. 

      One eye closed

  • 5. 
    How do you calculate magnification if the eyepice is x10 and the objective lens is x10?
    • A. 

      10 + 10

    • B. 

      10 x 10

    • C. 

      10 รท 10

  • 6. 
    How should a microscope be stored
    • A. 

      In a cupboard

    • B. 

      Under a cloth

    • C. 

      On a table

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    What happens if there is a air bubble in the slide?
    • A. 

      It will be a large black spot

    • B. 

      It will look like a clear bubble

    • C. 

      It will be a gap