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Optics Appendix Problem 1
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An object and its image are shown (position is given in meters). You can drag the object. Restart.
- What optical element is hidden behind the curtain?
- What is the focal length of the hidden element? Assume the curtain is centered on the optical element.
Problem authored by Melissa Dancy.