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# What is the Minimum Number of Rays Required for Locating the Image Formed by a Concave Mirror for an Object? Draw a Ray Diagram to Show the Formation of a Virtual Image by a Concave Mirror. - CBSE Class 10 - Science

ConceptRepresentation of Images Formed by Spherical Mirrors Using Ray Diagrams - Concave Mirror

#### Question

What is the minimum number of rays required for locating the image formed by a concave mirror for an object? Draw a ray diagram to show the formation of a virtual image by a concave mirror.

#### Solution

A minimum of two rays are required for locating the image of an object formed by a concave mirror.
When an object is placed between the focal point and the pole of a concave mirror, a virtual image is formed(as shown in the figure).

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Solution What is the Minimum Number of Rays Required for Locating the Image Formed by a Concave Mirror for an Object? Draw a Ray Diagram to Show the Formation of a Virtual Image by a Concave Mirror. Concept: Representation of Images Formed by Spherical Mirrors Using Ray Diagrams - Concave Mirror.
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