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written by Tom Henderson
This page  features an animated image and a discussion of optics. The animations shows how an image is formed in a concave mirror.

This tutorial is part of The Physics Classroom. This web site also includes interactive tools to help students with concepts and problem solving, worksheets for student assignments, and recommendations for simple introductory laboratories.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Optics
- Geometrical Optics
= Reflection - Curved Surfaces
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
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- Educators
- image/gif
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© 1996
Keywords:
concave mirror, concave reflection, curved mirror, virtual image
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Metadata instance created July 12, 2010 by Shane Allison
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July 12, 2010 by Shane Allison
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AIP Format
T. Henderson, (1996), WWW Document, (http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/optics/rdcma.cfm).
AJP/PRST-PER
T. Henderson, The Physics Classroom: Concave Mirror Diagrams: Object Beyond Center, (1996), <http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/optics/rdcma.cfm>.
APA Format
Henderson, T. (1996). The Physics Classroom: Concave Mirror Diagrams: Object Beyond Center. Retrieved December 18, 2014, from http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/optics/rdcma.cfm
Chicago Format
Henderson, Tom. The Physics Classroom: Concave Mirror Diagrams: Object Beyond Center. 1996. http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/optics/rdcma.cfm (accessed 18 December 2014).
MLA Format
Henderson, Tom. The Physics Classroom: Concave Mirror Diagrams: Object Beyond Center. 1996. 18 Dec. 2014 <http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/optics/rdcma.cfm>.
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