# science

Can an image in a diverging lens be placed onto a screen? Why or why not?

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1. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "'diverging lens' image" to get these possible sources:

http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/Phys/Class/refrn/u14l5eb.html
http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/Class/refrn/u14l5a.html
http://www.physics.uoguelph.ca/applets/Intro_physics/kisalev/java/dlens/index.html
http://physics.bu.edu/py106/notes/Lenses.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lens_(optics)
http://www.edumedia-sciences.com/a294_l2-diverging-lens.html

In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.

I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

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