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Eyepiece
The lens (or combination of lenses) at the eye end of a microscope or telescope by which the image is viewed.
Arm
holds up the body of the microscope, use one hand around this part for transporting the microscope
Nosepiece
attachment site for the objectives
Objectives
a series tubes in various heights that contain lenses of different magnifications
Stage
the platform where the slide rests
Mechanical stage
a device attached to the stage that has a lever type arm to hold the slide in place.
Diaphragm
controls amount of light that is traveling through the hole in the stage
coarse adjustment knob
moves stage up and down.
fine adjustment knob
focuses image for detail