# Problem: You have lenses with the following focal lengths: f = 25 mm, 50 mm, 100 mm, and 200 mm. Which lens would you use to get the highest-power magnifier?

###### FREE Expert Solution

Power of a lens:

$\overline{){\mathbf{D}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{1}}{\mathbf{f}}}$

Power is inversely proportional to focal length.

###### Problem Details

You have lenses with the following focal lengths: f = 25 mm, 50 mm, 100 mm, and 200 mm. Which lens would you use to get the highest-power magnifier?