Microscopes Basics & Techniques Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Which type of cell is shown below?

Question 2 2. What type of cells are shown below?

Question 3 3. What is structure B on the cell below?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is structure A in the cell below?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is structure C on the cell below?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Which part of the microscope do you look through to see a magnified image?

Question 7 7. Which part of the microscope would you use to make small adjustments to the magnified image?

Question 8 8. Why is the compound microscope named as such?

Question 9 9. Which parts do you use to carry the microscope?

Question 10 10. If you are looking through an eyepiece with 10x magnification, and the objective lens you're using is 40x magnification, what is the total magnification of the image?

Page 3

Question 11 11. How do mineralogists identify minerals using light microscopy?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not a part of a light microscope?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements is FALSE?

Question 14 14. Why is it important that an object is very small or thin in light microscopy?

Question 15 15. What do light microscopes use to magnify objects?

Page 4

Question 16 16. Which of the following is one advantage of putting liquid on a specimen, as used in wet mount slides?

Question 17 17. Why is it important to pick up slides from the sides?

Question 18 18. Which two methods are used to help attach the stain to the cell structures?

Question 19 19. What must be added to a prepared mount slide to permanently preserve and adhere the specimen to the slide and cover slip?

Question 20 20. Which type of slides are the easiest to prepare?

Microscopes Basics & Techniques Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

ISC Biology: Study Guide & Syllabus  /  Science Courses
Support