coarse adjustment knob
Parts of the compound microscope
EYE PIECE where the observers look upon the object.
DRAW TUBE holds the eye piece
BODY TUBE it collects the filtered light
DUST SHIELD it protects the object from dust
REVOLVING NOSE PIECE it interchanges the HPO/LPO
OBJECTIVES: HPO or High power objective
LPO or Low power objective
OIO or Oil Immersion Objective
( Sorry I've forgotten the magnification of the objectives)
COARSE ADJUSTMENT KNOB it moves for a greater distance
FINE ADJUSTMENT KNOB it moves for a shorter distance
ARM holds the tubes a d connects it to the base
STAGE is where the slide is placed
STAGE CLIP it holds the slide to be secured
SLIDE where the object is placed
INCLINATION JOINT so the microscope can be tilted
MIRROR ARM holds the mirror
MIRROR collects and reflects filtered light
BASE holds all parts of the microscope
I know that you are just lazy to open your notes or books.
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