26th November 2019


Is concave mirror converging?

Unlike convex mirrors, concave mirrors show different image types depending on the distance between the object and the mirror. These mirrors are called "converging mirrors" because they tend to collect light that falls on them, refocusing parallel incoming rays toward a focus.

Herein, is concave diverging or converging?

Concave lenses are thinner at the middle. Rays of light that pass through the lens are spread out (they diverge). A concave lens is a diverging lens. When parallel rays of light pass through a concave lens the refracted rays diverge so that they appear to come from one point called the principal focus.

Is a diverging mirror concave or convex?

A convex mirror, diverging mirror, or fish eye mirror is a curved mirror in which the reflective surface bulges toward the light source. Convex mirrors reflect light outwards, therefore they are not used to focus light.

What type of mirror can produce both converging and diverging rays?

Plane mirrors, convex mirrors, and diverging lenses can never produce a real image. A concave mirror and a converging lens will only produce a real image if the object is located beyond the focal point (i.e., more than one focal length away). 5. The image of an object is found to be upright and reduced in size.
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