1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Two converging lenses, each of focal length 15 cm, are placed 20 cm apart, and an object is placed 30 cm in front of the first. Where is the final image formed and what is the magnification of the system? 2. Relevant equations Mtot = M1 * M2 (1/f) = 1/do + 1/di 3. The attempt at a solution Okay, I was able to find the image distance would be 30 cm, but I have no idea how that would happen if the lenses are 20 cm apart. When drawing the ray diagram, the rays touch the second lens before converging, so I don't know where to go from there. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!