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State the characteristics of the image formed by a plane mirror.

Answer:

Following are the characteristics of the plane mirror:

1. The image formed by a plane mirror is Virtual.

2. The image formed by a plane mirror is behind the mirror 

3. The image formed by a plane mirror is erect.

4. The image formed by a plane mirror is laterally inverted.

5. The image formed by a plane mirror is at the same distance behind the mirror as the object is in front of it.

6. The image formed by a plane mirror is of the same size as the object.  


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