Magnification: size, how much bigger the image is than the specimen.
Resolution: detail, how well you can distinguish between 2 points close together.
The magnification equation is remembered as I AM.
1 metre is one whole metre.
1 decimetre is 1 tenth of a metre.
1 centimetre is 1 hundredth of a metre.
1 millimetre is 1 thousandth of a metre.
1 micrometre is 1 millionth of a metre.
1 nanometre is 1 thousand millionth…