Q. 13.8( 24 Votes )

Match the columns in the following table and explain them.

Answer :

(i) Farsightedness

● It is also known as Hypermetropia.

● In this defect of vision, the closer objects are blurred

● It occurs due to the flat cornea or due to the incorrect curvature of the eye lens.

(ii) Nearsightedness

● It is also known as Myopia

● In this defect vision of distant objects are blurred.

● It occurs due to due to defect in eye lense as the image is formed in front of the retina and not on it.

● It is most common types of an eye defect.

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