Students learn how to operate the parts of a light microscope, and how to prepare a wet mount slide. Students then apply these skills to observe human epithelial and onion epidermal cells in one module, and different types of microorganisms found in pond water in a second module.
Topic: Microscopy Biology - Brightfield Microscopy, Microscopy Exercises
Vendor: McGraw-Hill Education
Accessibility: McGraw-Hill Education Accessibility Policy
Technical requirements: Flash
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