Biology Required Practicals
How to use a Microscope?
00:00 Parts of the microscope
02:40 Slide & specimen preparation
09:14 Measuring cell size
Required Practical: Microscopes
How to make a biological drawing from a microscope?
Check out the sample question and solution on Sample Assessment Material (page 9), paper 1BI0/1BH and 1BIO/1BF.
A student wanted to observe dividing cells under a microscope.
The student squashed the root tip of an onion plant on a microscope slide.
Describe how the student should use a light microscope to view the squashed root tip.
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