Question

In a compound microscope the objective and eye-piece have focal lengths of 0.95 cm and 5 cm respectively, and are kept at a distance of 20 cm. The last image is formed at a distance of 25 cm from eye-piece. What is the total magnification of the microscope?       

Solution

Correct option is

94

 

For eye-piece   

   

But length of the microscope is

                  

  

Total magnification 

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Q7

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Q9

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Q10

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