Serway_PSE_quick_ch36

# Serway_PSE_quick_ch36 - Physics for Scientists and...

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Physics for Scientists and Engineers, 6e Chapter 36 – Image Formation

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In the overhead view shown here, the image of the stone seen by observer 1 is at C . At which of the five points does observer 2 see the image? 1 2 3 4 5 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 1 2 3 4 5 1. A 2. B 3. C 4. D 5. E
A ray traced from the stone to the mirror and then to observer 2 looks like this:

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You are standing about 2 m away from a mirror. The mirror has water spots on its surface. It’s possible for you to see the water spots and your image both in focus at the same time - 1 2 50% 50% 1 2 3 4 5 1. true 2. false
The water spots are 2 m away from you and your image is 4 m away. You cannot focus your eyes on both at the same time.

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You wish to reflect sunlight from a mirror onto some paper under a pile of wood in order to start a fire. Which would be the best choice for the type of mirror? 1 2 3 33% 33% 33% 1 2 3 4 5 1. flat 2. concave 3. convex
A concave mirror will focus the light from a large area of the mirror onto a small area of the paper, resulting in a very high power input to the paper.

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appearance of this image, you would conclude that 1 2 3 4 25% 25% 25% 25% 1 2 3 4 5 1. the mirror is concave and the image is real. 2.
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## This note was uploaded on 01/19/2010 for the course PHYS 200 taught by Professor Davies during the Spring '08 term at Roger Williams.

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Serway_PSE_quick_ch36 - Physics for Scientists and...

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