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the smallest object that can be resolved by a light microscope has a diameter of about:
.2 microns
Smallest diameter for ultraviolet microscope:
Electron microscope:
.08 microns
even smaller
the magnification of a microscope is equal to:
the product of the magnification of the objective and the ocular
immersion oil is used with high magnification because it:
increases the resolving power of the microscope
In dark field microscopy specimens are viewed by:
reflected light
Image cannot be seen directly ny the human eye in which 2 microscopes?
Electron and Ultraviolet
An advantage of the phase-contrast microscope is:
it renders visible the cellular detail of living unstained cells
the magnification you would achieve using a 10x eye piece and a 1.8mm objective is:
The part of the microscope that should be adjusted to regulate light is:
The diaphragm
The changing of objective lenses without major focusing adjustments is called:
The ability to reveal fine details of an object is called:
Resolving power