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Ch. 29 Physics

What is a convex mirror? A mirror that curves outward
What is a concave mirror? a mirror that curves inward
What kind of image a plane mirror can produce? a virtual image
Where does a virtual image appear to be? It appears to be located where light cannot reach
In a concave mirror, what does the virtual image look like? When an object is close to a concave mirror, the virtual image is larger and closer than the image is.
Describe virtual images Virtual images in mirrorsare images that seem to be in or behind he mirror and appear upright
How does the image form on a convex mirror? The virtual image i smaller and farther from the mirror than the object is.
How does the image form on a concave mirror? The virtual image i larger and closer from the mirror than the object is.
What is an image? a likeness or reproduction of an oject
Which way do virual images face? upright
Which way do real images face? inverted
Does light enter your eyein the same manner as it would if there really an object were you see the image? yes
From what type of surfaces do diffused reflection reflect light from? A rough surface
What type of mirror is reflected in only one direction? a smooth mirror
What is an echo? a reflected sound
Created by: ekozeny
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