Q10. Give the characteristics of an image formed by a plane mirror.
Ans. Characteristics of an image formed by a plane mirror are:
- The image formed in a plane mirror is virtual.
- Image formed in a plane mirror is erect. (It is the same side up as the object).
- The image in a plane mirror is of the same size as the object.
- The image is as far behind the mirror as the object is in the front of it.
- The image is laterally inverted. (Sideways reversed)