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College Physics

11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305952300
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College Physics

11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305952300

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Chapter 23, Problem 16P
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When an object is placed 40 0 cm in front of a convex spherical mirror, a virtual image forms 15.0 cm behind the mirror. Determine (a) the mirror’s focal length and (b) the magnification.

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Chapter 23 Solutions

College Physics
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