this microscope needs to be plugged in!
PLATE - turn this to choose
this sends rays of light through the object. the LENS changes the direction
of those rays, which makes the object SEEM bigger to your eye.
this holds the objective lens(es).
light passes through here.
contains a lens. Look through here to see object.
always carry the microscope with one hand on this and the other underneath
LENS - make the object seem
bigger. Stamped with a number. The higher the number, the bigger
glass slide is placed here over the opening.
WHEEL - this is turned to raise
and lower the stage. That brings the objective lens nearer or further
and will help you to see a clear image.