# What are convex mirrors used for?

Jul 8, 2018

$\textcolor{red}{\text{Convex mirror forms virtual and smaller image. It also gives a larger field view.}}$

#### Explanation:

The various uses of convex mirror are:-

1. Used in buildings to avoid collision of people.
2. They are used in the manufacture of telescopes.
3. They are used as a magnifying glass.
4. They are used as vehicle rear view mirror.
5. They are used in dome mirrors of ceiling.
6. They are used as street light reflectors.