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Homework Help: Mirror problem

  1. Sep 1, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statemen
    two mirrors are place together ,show that a point source in front of these mirrors and its two images lie on a circle.

    _--find the centre of circle

    --- in a diagram show where an observer should stand so as to be able to see both images.

    I am not getting any clue to solve this,plz some body help me

    3. The attempt at a solution
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 1, 2008 #2
    What kind of mirrors?
    How are they placed?
    A better description of the situation would help.
    Also, at what point in solving the problem are you confused on?
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