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Question

# The magnification produced by a mirror is +13. Then the mirror is a ____________.

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Concave mirror
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Convex mirror
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Plane mirror
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plano convex mirror
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Solution

## The correct option is D Convex mirrorThe value of m is less than 1. So it means the image is diminished.m=+13 The positive sign indicates that the image is virtual and erect.Hence, the mirror must be convex mirror. Concave mirror also produces virtual image but it is enlarged. But convex mirror always produces diminished, virtual and erect image.Answer-(B)

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