Q. 54.4( 10 Votes )

An object is placed at a distance of 8 cm form a convex mirror of focal length 12 cm. Find the position of the image formed?

Answer :

According to the question;

Focal length (f) = 12cm;

Object distance (u) = -8cm;

By mirror formula;

v = .

Since v = 4.8cm which is positive hence image is behind the mirror.

The image is formed at the distance of 4.8 cm behind the mirror and is virtual and erect.

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