mirrors - physics p3

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  • Created on: 25-05-11 14:36

an image is a representation of an object and is defined by its size or position relative to the object

1) a plane mirror forms an image that's the same size, it is upright and laterally inverted

the rays of light appear to come directly from the image, but they dont - it is a virtual image

2) a convex mirror forms an image that appears to be formed at asingle point behind the mirror, it is smaller, virtual and


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