- A convex mirror generally produces anerect and smaller image of the object.
- Convex mirror produce virtual images of the objects spread over large area.
- Convex mirrors cannot produce real images.
Applications of convex mirrors
- Rear view mirrors of vehicles so that person driving is able to see most traffic behind him/her.
- As reflectors in street lamps to diverge light over a larger area.
- Used for making sun glasses and telescopes.