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What Is a Compound Microscope?
Optics is a branch of physics that studies the interactions of light with objects. Microscopes, cameras and other transparent “looking devices” use lenses to change the way we see objects. Using magnifying glasses and card stock, you can build a simple compound microscope. So what is a compound microscope, anyway? It's any microscope with more than one lens.
Build a simplified model of a compound microscope.
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