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David Samson from St. Xavier's School , asked a question
Subject: Physics , asked on 22/10/10

What are the properties of an image formed on a plane mirror?

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C. Muthu Kumari ,Meritnation Expert added an answer
Answered on 26/10/10

Hi,

@David,

The image formed on a plane mirror is erect, same size of the object, laterally inverted and virtual i.e they can’t be caught on a screen.

Hope you got the answer,

@Pranjali,good answer, we really appreciate your contribution to this forum, keep up the good work.

Cheers!

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pranjalisaac... , added an answer
Answered on 22/10/10

 virtual

laterally inverted

of the same size

behind the mirror

David Samson , From St. Xavier's School , added an answer
Answered on 22/12/10

virtual

laterally inverted

errect

same size as object

object is as far behind the mirror as the object is in front of it

David Samson , From St. Xavier's School , added an answer
Answered on 22/12/10

very good KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK

Shivasis Mohanty , From Kendriya Vidyalaya , added an answer
Answered on 10/1/11

I CAN SUGGEST MORE DAVID,

THE IMAGE IS: VIRTUAL,ERECT,LATERALLY INVERTED,FORMED BEHIND THE MIRROR,IS AT THE SAME DISTANCE BEHIND THE MIRROR EQUAL TO THE DISTANCE BETWEEN THE OBJECT AND THE MIRROR AND IS OF THE SAME SIZE OF THE OBJECT.

Miengandha Sinha , From Baldwin Academy , added an answer
Answered on 11/1/11

IT IS ERECT, IMAGE FORMED BEHIND THE MIRROR IS OF THE SAME SIZE AS THE OBJECT

Dev Desai , From Hiranandani Foundation School , added an answer
Answered on 13/3/11

thanks for adding more....i really needed help for this