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Problem: An object is placed 10 cm to the left of a converging lens that has a focal length of 20 cm. Describe what the resulting image will look like (i.e) image distance, magnification , upright or inverted images, real or virtual images?)

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Lens equation: 

1so+1si=1f

Magnification:

m=-siso

From the Lens equation:

1/si = 1/f - 1/so

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An object is placed 10 cm to the left of a converging lens that has a focal length of 20 cm. Describe what the resulting image will look like (i.e) image distance, magnification , upright or inverted images, real or virtual images?)

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