Standing in front of which of the following types of mirrors will a person find that his image is larger than himself?

Options :
  1. Plane
  2. Concave
  3. Convex
  4. Plano-convex
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 2


A concave mirror curves or bends inwards and makes an object look bigger and nearer than it actually is. It works by making light rays seem to come from a point in front of the mirror, which is closer to our eyes. Therefore if a person stands in front of a concave mirror then he will definitely find that his image is larger than himself. Concave mirrors are important in such things as bicycle reflectors and reflecting telescopes.

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