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Q. You have a concave spherical mirror with a 13.5 cm radius of curvature. You place an object on the mirror's axis, 16.3 cm in front of the mirror.Ho...

Solved • Apr 8, 2020

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Q. An object is 1.0 cm tall and its erect image is 4.0 cm tall. What is the exact magnification?

Solved • Mar 10, 2020

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Q. An object is 17.9 cm from the surface of a reflective spherical Christmas-tree ornament 6.83 cm in radius. What is the apparent position of the ima...

Solved • Jun 28, 2017

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Q. A production line inspector wants a mirror that produces an upright image with magnification of 6.6 when it is located 16.1 mm from a machine part....

Solved • Jun 28, 2017

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Q. An erect object is 50 cm from a concave mirror of radius 60 cm. If the object is moved to a new position, such that the new lateral magnification i...

Solved • Apr 18, 2017

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Q. As you walk away from a plane mirror on a wall, your image A) is always a real image, no matter how far you are from the mirror. B) may or may no...

Solved • Apr 18, 2017

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Q. Which of the following best describes the image of a concave mirror when the object distance is equal to the radius of curvature? a. virtual, upri...

Solved • Mar 10, 2017

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Q. An object 6.0 mm tall is placed 0.45 m to the left of a spherical mirror. The image formed by the mirror is inverted and is 2.0 mm tall. What is th...

Solved • Feb 22, 2017

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Q. A concave mirror is placed 0.800 m to the left of an object that is 2.00 mm tall. The mirror forms an image on a screen that is to the right of the...

Solved • Feb 2, 2017

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Q.  An object is placed 6.0 cm to the left of a concave mirror. The image formed by the mirror is 8.0 cm to the right of the mirror. The image is (a)...

Solved • Feb 2, 2017

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Q. An upright object that is 2.0 mm tall is placed to the left of a concave spherical mirror that has focal length f = +20.0 cm. The image is 4.0 mm t...

Solved • Feb 1, 2017

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Q. An object with height y = 2 mm is placed a distance s = 24 cm in front of the vertex of a concave spherical mirror with radius of curvature R = 16 ...

Solved • Jan 24, 2017

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Q. An object located 125 cm from a concave mirror forms a real image 80 cm from the mirror. The mirror is then turned around so that its convex side f...

Solved • Jan 12, 2017

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Q. Suppose you wanted to start a fire using sunlight and a mirror. Which of the following statements is most accurate? a) It would be best to use a p...

Solved • Jan 4, 2017

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Q. You want to design a mirror for viewing erect images of objects. The image should have a magnification of 0.5 when the mirror is 2.0 m from an obje...

Solved • Jan 4, 2017