What is difference between concave and convex mirror ?

Asked by  | 15th Mar, 2008, 11:00: PM

Expert Answer:

Parameter 

Concave mirror  

Convex mirror  

Reflecting surface bulged inwards or outwards  

Bulged inwards  

Bulged outwards  

Incident parallel rays  

Reflected rays converge after reflection 

Reflected rays diverge after reflection 

Real or virtual focus  

Real focus 

Virtual focus 

Real or virtual images  

Forms both real and virtual images 

Forms only virtual images 

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Answered by  | 18th Mar, 2008, 05:13: PM

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