An object, pointing upwards, is placed between a thin converging lens and its focal point An object, pointing upwards, is placed betF1. The diagram shows two principal rays from the tip of the arrow to the lens. What best describes the image of the arrow?

$$a real, inverted image that appears smaller than the arrow. a virtual, erect image that appears smaller than the arrow. a virtual, inverted image that appears the same size as the arrow. a virtual, erect image that appears larger than the arrow. 

1 Answer
May 23, 2017

A virtual, erect image that appears larger than the arrow.

Explanation:

Instead of explaining, here is a really cool interactive tool you can use to visualize image formed from thin lens.

https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/geometric-optics/geometric-optics_en.html