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Problem: An object 6 cm high is placed 30 cm from a concave mirror of focal length 10 cm  a. Calculate position of image.  b. Calculate size of image. c. Is image real or virtuall, left or right of mirror?

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Mirror equation: 

1so+1si=1f

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m=hiho=-siso

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An object 6 cm high is placed 30 cm from a concave mirror of focal length 10 cm  

a. Calculate position of image.  

b. Calculate size of image. 

c. Is image real or virtuall, left or right of mirror?

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