An anatomist is viewing heart muscle cells with a microscope that has two selectable objectives with refracting powers of 140 and 270 diopters. When she uses the 140-diopter objective, the image of a cell subtends an angle of 3.7 x 10-3 rad with the eye. What angle is subtended when she uses the 270-diopter objective?
The Attempt at a Solution
h=tan(3.7x10^-3)(140) = 0.518
tan beta = 0.518/270
beta = 0.0019185 rad
This is incorrect... I am not sure if I'm even going about this problem the right way. Thanks for any help you can give!!