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Activity Description of "How to Measure Microscopic Objects"

Title How to Measure Microscopic Objects
Audience any class that uses microscopes
Abstract A simple method is described below to obtain estimates of the size of microscopic objects. This method enables you to obtain an approximate estimate of the size of an object by comparing it with the diameter of the field of view.
Author Jim Ekstrom
Unifying Concept Change, constancy, and measurement
Science and Technology Abilities of technological design
Science as Inquiry
History and Nature of Science
Science in Personal and Social Perspectives
Life, Physical, Earth Sciences
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