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The Microscope

Across
2. connects the base the entire microscope
5. make the specimen appear bigger
7. the sample that you are looking at
9. you center the slide on this
11. two metal pieces that keep the slide from moving around
13. holds the microscope upright
15. revolves to adjust the objective lens
16. transparent square that covers the specimen
Down
1. disc that lets in different light amounts
3. magnifies what you see
4. provides the light source
6. the adjustment knob used first
8. look through this with your eyes
10. to adjust something to make it clear
12. glass rectangle that holds the specimen
14. the adjustment knob used last