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Images produced by a simple two lens microscope?

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  1. Dec 13, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    The image formed by a simple two lens microscope is
    (a) real and inverted.
    (b) real and upright.
    (c) virtual and upright.
    (d) virtual and inverted.
    (e) none of these.

    2. Relevant equations

    N/A

    3. The attempt at a solution

    I was confused on how to understand how the optics of a two lens microscope would work. If two lens are used, would it produce a virtual image? I know a converging lens would produce a real image and a diverging lens would produce a virtual image. So in any case (convex & convex, convexe & concave, or concave & concave), would we have a diverging lens that would be conveying the image? I'm not sure though if it would appear upright or inverted though...
     
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  3. Dec 14, 2013 #2

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