HC Verma - Concepts of Physics Part 1

Book: HC Verma - Concepts of Physics Part 1

Chapter: 18. Geometrical Optics

Subject: Physics - Class 11th

Q. No. 57 of Exercises

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A convex lens produces a double size real image when an object is place at a distance of 18 cm from it. Where should the object be place to produce a triple size real image?

the distance between object and the lens, u = 18cm

The magnification of the real image is given as m= -2

Now, using lens maker’s formula,

Now, the required magnification m=-3 =v/u


Hence, the object should be placed 16 cm from lens

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