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Homework Help: Mirror question

  1. Apr 28, 2004 #1
    The rear view on the passenger side of late model cars warn us theat objects may be closer than they appear. I think the mirror used is convex. But why is that type of mirror selected?

    thanks joe
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 28, 2004 #2
    Because it enlarges your angle of vison.
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