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Real and Virtual Images-Basic

Physics

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Virtual and Real images

Real ImageVirtual Image
Real image can be seen on the screen.Virtual images cannot be formed on the screen.
It is always invertedIt is always erect.
It is formed when ray of light after reflection.refraction meet at some pointIt is formed when ray of light appear to meet at a point.
It is formed due to actual intersection of light ray.It is formed due to imaginary intersection of light ray.