Problem: You've been asked to build a telescope from a 2.0X magnifying lens and a 5.0X magnifying lens.What is the maximum magnification you can achieve?

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Magnification:

M=mobjMeye where mobj is the linear magnification of the objective lens and Meye is the angular magnification of the eyepiece.

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You've been asked to build a telescope from a 2.0X magnifying lens and a 5.0X magnifying lens.

What is the maximum magnification you can achieve?

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