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A reflecting telescope (Fig. 25–22b) has a radius of curvature of 3.00 m for its objective mirror and a radius of curvature of -1.50 m for its eyepiece mirror. If the distance between the two mirrors is 0.90 m, how far in front of the eyepiece should you place the electronic sensor to record the image of a star?

(b) the Cassegrainian focus.

Figure 25-22 (b) the Cassegrainian focus.

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

3.0 m

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 25, Problem 41


Chapter 25, Problem 41 is solved.

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