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Angled Mirrors
# 6A10.40


Description: The mirrors are hinged at their intersection. Light the candle. Vary the mirror angles to produce a different number of images.

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Demo References
The Video Encyclopedia of Physics Demonstrations Disc 21-23 Mirrors angled at 60 degrees give one object and five images arranged in a hexagon.
Meiners 34-1.1 Two hinged front surface mirrors show multiple images of an object placed between them. Diagram.
Freier and Anderson Ob-4 A candle placed between angled mirrors forms multiple images.

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