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Tuesday, March 14, 2006

What are the uses of plane and curved mirrors?

Uses of plane mirrors
The rear view omirror of a car hepls the driver to see traffic behind the car.
Plane mirrors on walls make a room look bigger.
Plane mirrors are used to see our on image or apperance.



Rear View

Curved Mirrors
There are two types of curved mirrors, convex and concave.
Convex mirror form upright images that are smaller than the object.
Concave mirror form upright magnified images if the objects is close to the mirror.


Uses of curved mirrors
Curved mirrors are used for security in shops.
Blind corner mirrors help drivers to see objects around the corner.
A concave mirror is used to reflect light into the microscope.


convex mirror concave mirror


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