Anwar asked in HealthOptical · 6 months ago

Physics Help?

A farsighted man uses contact lenses with a refractive power of 2.00 diopters. Wearing the contacts, he is able to read books held no closer than 25.0 cm from his eyes. He would like a prescription for eyeglasses to serve the same purpose. What is the correct prescription for the eyeglasses if the distance from the eyeglasses to his eyes is 2.00 cm?

1 Answer

  • 6 months ago

    Real world answer is +2.00. That is not likely the answer that your teacher is looking for. However, glasses come in 0.25 D steps. No one that deals primarily in real world situations remembers how to do your physics problem. You should probably move your question.

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