CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
Question

Which among the following mirrors is used in shopping malls for security purposes?

A
Concave mirror
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
B
Convex mirror
Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
C
Plane mirror
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
D
Converging mirror
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
Open in App
Solution

The correct option is B Convex mirror
Convex mirror is used for security purposes in shopping malls because of its wider field of view. For the same purpose, neither a concave mirror nor a plane mirror is suitable because of narrower field of view.

flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
9
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
similar_icon
Related Videos
thumbnail
lock
Playing with Spherical Mirrors
PHYSICS
Watch in App
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
CrossIcon