What type of microscope (Dissecting Microscope, Compound Light Microscope, TEM or SEM) you would use to examine the following specimens and explain WHY the choice of microscope is appropriate:
a) human tooth
b) human blood cell:
c) mitochondrial membrane folding
d) pollen grain surface structure
a) Human tooth: Dissecting Microscope
The image that appears in a Dissecting Microscope is three dimensional. It is used for dissection to get a better look at the larger specimen. One cannot see individual cells because it has a low magnification but that is not required here.
b) Human blood cell: ...
This solution discusses types of microscopes and how they are used to examine different specimens.