# Solution - Reflection of Light - Image Formation by Spherical Mirrors - Concave Mirror

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A student has obtained the image of a distant object with a concave mirror to determine its focal length. If he has selected a well-illuminated red building as object, which of the following correctly describes the features of the image formed?

(A) Virtual, inverted and diminished image in red shade

(B) Real, erect and diminished image in pink shade

(C) Real, inverted and diminished image in red shade

(D) Virtual, erect and enlarged image in red shade

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Solution for concept: Reflection of Light - Image Formation by Spherical Mirrors - Concave Mirror. For the course 8th-10th CBSE
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