Q. 94.5( 20 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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