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Monday, 23 June 2014 16:52

L7-15: MICROSCOPE

l7-15-microscope-diagram

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  • ID Code: L7-15
  • Purpose: Demonstrate how the optics of a microscope produces a magnified image.
  • Description: A mirror mounted under the microscope stand is placed to light up the subject. Light bounces off the mirror, passes through and around the subject (mounted firmly to a microscope slide), and into the objective lenses. The objective lens of a microscope is small and spherical, with a short focal length. It brings the image of the object into focus at a short distance within the microscope's tube. The image is then magnified by a second lens, called an ocular lens or eyepiece.
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