Database of Microscopic Information
How Big? How Small?

Print this page and use it to help you organize your data. Go to the Web site Nanoworld (http://www.uq.oz.au/nanoworld/nanohome.html), where you'll find pictures of highly magnified items such as blood, human hair, and insects. Identify three of these items and find the following information for each item. Use scientific notation to record the scale of magnification.

1) Microscopic item:

Scale of magnification:




Do you know what kind of microscope was used?




Make a drawing of the image.







2) Microscopic item:

Scale of magnification:




Do you what kind of microscope was used?




Make a drawing of the image.







3) Microscopic item:

Scale of magnification:




Do you what kind of microscope was used?




Make a drawing of the image.







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