Lab 1: Interactive

Lab 1 – Identify the Parts of a Compound Microscope



The student will learn to identify the different parts of a microscope.


This lab will take a total of 20 minutes.


Compound microscopes have many different parts with specific names. Terminology is very important for learning how to use a microscope properly. This lab will help the student remember what the different parts of the microscope are called, so they will understand what to adjust.


Watch the tutorial video below.