Q. 24.2( 179 Votes )

A concave mirror produces three times magnified (enlarged) real image of an object placed at 10 cm in front of it. Where is the image located?

Answer :

In this problem we are given,

Magnification, m = -3 (Image is real)

Object distance, u = -10 cm (To the left of mirror)

Image distance, v = ? (To be calculated)

Putting these values in the magnification formula for a mirror:

Thus, the image is located at a distance of 30 cm in front of the mirror on its left side.

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