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Problem: An object is 1.0 cm tall and its erect image is 4.0 cm tall. What is the exact magnification?

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Not given whether image is real and inverted or virtual and upright: calculate magnitude only, given by:

m=hiho

where:

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An object is 1.0 cm tall and its erect image is 4.0 cm tall. What is the exact magnification?

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