Assertion (A): The image formed by a concave  mirror is certainly real if the object is virtual.  

Reason (R): The image formed by a concave mirror  is certainly virtual if the object is real.  




A virtual object or image is a way of describing what's happening to the light .

What are Real Image, Virtual Image. Real Object, Virtual object-01.jpg

  • As shown in the figure below, virtual object can form a real image in a concave mirror.

Real image formed by Virtual object in Concave Mirror.jpg



  • Assertion is true
  • Reasoning is false


So, the correct answer is (c)  

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