Problem: When a 4.0 mm tall object is 40.0 cm to the left of a lens, an upright image is formed that is 2.0 mm tall. Is the lens converging (f > 0) or diverging (f < 0)? A. Converging B. Diverging

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When a 4.0 mm tall object is 40.0 cm to the left of a lens, an upright image is formed that is 2.0 mm tall. Is the lens converging (f > 0) or diverging (f < 0)?

A. Converging

B. Diverging

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