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What is a Parabolic Mirror?

A parabolic mirror is a form of curved mirror that has a parabolic shape. To appreciate the properties of this shape we firstly need to understand what a parabola is. What is a Parabola? A parabola is a curve defined and described in mathematics by a specific equation. The standard form of a parabola is given by this equation: y=ax2+bx+c…

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