Calculation for magnification
Magnification = Size of image / Acutal size of object
Definition of magnification
Magnification is how many times larger the image is than the actual size of the object being viewed
Interchangeable obkective lenses on a compound light microscope allow a user to adjust the magnification.
The resolution of a microscope determines the amount of detail that can be seen.
The higher the resolution the more details are visible
Diffraction is the tendency of light waves to spread as they pass close to physical structures.