Activity: The microscope

IB Physics: Activity: The microscope

A microscope uses two convex lenses to produce a magnified image of a close object. The first lens (the objective) forms a real image in front of the second lens (the eyepiece) which is used like a magnifying glass to produce a final , magnified, virtual image. When drawing a ray diagram it is sometime difficult to fit it into the page but if you follow the instructions it should work.An object is placed 6 cm from a...

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