Appendix_A - 1 millimeter = 1,000 microns = 1,000,000...

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Dimensions APPENDIX A 139 Microscopes are designed to create highly magnifed views oF very, very small objects. It is oFten helpFul to have an idea oF the sizes oF the objects viewed with the microscope compared to the sizes oF known objects. Dimensions 1 meter = 100 centimeters = 1,000 millimeters = 1,000,000 microns = 1,000,000,000 nanometers
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Unformatted text preview: 1 millimeter = 1,000 microns = 1,000,000 nanometers 1 micron = 1,000 nanometers 1 inch = 2.54 cm = 24.5 mm 1 micro inch = 24.5 nm Size Human hair = 75 micron in diameter Hydrogen Atom = 0.2 nm in diameter Magnification Magnifcation oF 1,000 1 micron is viewed as 1 mm Magnifcation oF 1,000,000 1 nm is viewed as 1 mm...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2009 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Maas, j during the Spring '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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