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Homework Help: Biconcave and double concave

  1. Feb 19, 2012 #1
    Are they the same thing? I know biconcave has R1=negative and R2= positive.

    edit: Thanks for any help.
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  3. Feb 20, 2012 #2


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    Yes they mean the same thing, a lens that looks like this:

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