Explore the following printable examples of various microscope diagrams available on this page. These examples will give you a brief overview of the structures of a simple and compound microscope. The first one below is the diagram of a compound microscope. These diagrams will help you in learning all the parts of a microscope in science class.
The ocular lens, the objective lens, and the iris diaphragm in a microscope work together to magnify the minute details of the world that is unseen by the naked eye. These microscope diagrams are labeled and useful as a study guide for learning the anatomy of a microscope. There are five printable diagrams available. You can download them individually by clicking the images below or download them all.
There are two types of optical microscopes and these are the simple and compound microscopes. A simple microscope is also called a magnifying glass because of its convex lens of small focal length. It is used to see the magnified image of an object that is not visible to the human eyes.
We hope that with the help of the handy microscope diagram on this page, you’ll understand the microscope parts in no time. This diagram can be used to aid your science study on the microscope. All of the diagrams are printable and you can find more of our educational diagrams in the other posts or categories! Download, print and get started!