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Physics: optics of lenses and mirrors (8)

Physics: Introduction to the optics of lenses and mirrors. Concave, convex, converging, diverging; real, virtual; upright, inverted, magnified, shrunk. Sign conventions for focal length, image distance, object distance, magnification. The lens/mirror equation; the magnification equation. Introduction to ray tracing. This is a recording of a tutoring session, posted with the student's permission. These videos are offered on a "pay-what-you-like" basis. You can pay for the use of the videos at my website: For printable documents containing the "handout" and problems discussed in this video series, go to my website. For a list of all the available video series, arranged in suggested viewing order, go to my website. For a playlist containing all the videos in this series, click here: (1) The lens/mirror equation. Focal length distance, object distance. Convex, concave, diverging, converging (2) Image distance. Real, virtual (3) Continued (4) Continued. Upright, inverted (5) Continued. Magnification equation (6) Continued. The lens/mirror chart (7) A problem (8) Continued. Ray tracing (9) Continued (10) Another problem (11) Continued
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