numerical

Asked by rupson | 3rd Apr, 2010, 04:05: PM

Expert Answer:

f = +18 cm
v = +24 cm
u = ?

Therefore using the lens formula we get,

1/v - 1/u = 1/f

ie, 1/u = 1/v + 1/f

           = 1/24 - 1/18

           = (18-24)/(24x18)

           = (-6)/(24x18)

           = (-1)/(24x3)

           = -1/72

thus, u = -72 cm.

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Answered by  | 8th Apr, 2010, 11:40: AM

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