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anonymous
 4 years ago
If a biconvex lens is cut along the plane of principal axis, what will be the new power of the lens. Assume original power to be P..
anonymous
 4 years ago
If a biconvex lens is cut along the plane of principal axis, what will be the new power of the lens. Assume original power to be P..

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it remains same u got some formula right p = (u1)(1/r1  1/r2) since r1 and r2 dont change it remains same....... if cut vertically um well use the same eqn nd solve it

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Principal plane is perpendicular to optical axis. The power will be halved.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Principal_plane#Principal_planes_and_points ans scroll down to 'Principle planes and points'

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i agree power wil be halved. . .
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