Ultimate Quiz On Microscope Parts And Functions!

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Ultimate Quiz On Microscope Parts And Functions!

The microscope has been used in science to understand elements, diseases, and cells. You must have used a microscope back in high school in the biology lab. Do you believe you understood how to use it? Take up the test and see if you need a refresher?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      You look through to see the specimen.

    • B. 

      Holds the slide in place.

    • C. 

      Is used to support the microscope when carried.

  • 2. 
    Stage clips:
    • A. 

      Magnification ranges from 10x to 40x.

    • B. 

      Holds the slide in place.

    • C. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image.

    • B. 

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

    • C. 

      Supports the microscope.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Is used to regulates the amount of light on the specimen.

    • B. 

      You look through to see the specimen.

    • C. 

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

  • 5. 
    Diaphragm:
    • A. 

      Is used to regulates the amount of light on the specimen.

    • B. 

      Supports the slide being viewed.

    • C. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing.

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Is used to support the microscope when carried.

    • B. 

      Moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image.

    • C. 

      Supports the microscope.

  • 7. 
    Stage:
    • A. 

      Magnification ranges from 10x to 40x.

    • B. 

      Holds the slide in place.

    • C. 

      Supports the slide being viewed.

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Moves the stage slightly to sharpen the image.

    • B. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing.

    • C. 

      Magnification ranges from 10x to 40x.

  • 9. 
    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 magnification.

  • 10. 
    Coarse adjustment knob:
    • A. 

      Supports the microscope

    • B. 

      Moves the stage up and down for focusing

    • C. 

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

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Holds the slide in place.

    • B. 

      You look through to see the specimen.

    • C. 

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