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The Lens A Produces a Magnification Of, − 0.6 Whereas Lens B Produces a Magnification of + 0.6. What is the Nature of Lens B? - Science

The lens A produces a magnification of, − 0.6 whereas lens B produces a magnification of + 0.6. 

What is the nature of lens B

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Solution

 Positive magnification shows that image is virtual and erect. The lens can be concave or convex in nature. However, a convex lens always forms a magnified virtual image. According to the given magnification, the size of the image is smaller than the size of the object. Therefore, the lens must be concave in nature.

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Lakhmir Singh Class 10 Physics (Science)
Chapter 5 Refraction of Light
Q 1.2 | Page 255
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