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Object and Image Distances for a Thin Lens

The purpose of this activity is to determine the relationship between object distance and image distance for a thin convex lens. Use a light source, optics track, lens, and viewing screen to measure object distance, image distance, and image size.


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Object and Image Distances for a Thin Lens