Mathematics
A group of related
subjects, such as Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus and
others that concern with the study of number, quantity, shape, and
space, and their interrelationships, applications, generalizations
and abstractions.
Max
Abbreviate for
maximum.
Maximum
The largest
element of a set.
Mean
Average
Meter
A measure of
length in Metric System. 1 m = 3.28 ft.
Metric
system
Any physical
measuring system of which the units and subunits are related by
multiples of ten .
Micro
Meter
1 micro meter
= m
Midpoint
The point on
a line segment that is equidistant from its endpoints.
Minimum
The least element
of a set. It's abbreviated as Min.
Minus
operation
Subtracting
operation.
Minus
sign
The symbol '',
indicating subtraction or a negative quantity.
Monomial
An one term
expression.
Multiple
Any number or
polynomial that is the product of a given number or polynomial and
an integral multiplier.
Multiplication
sign
The symbol ·
placed between numbers to be multiplied. In Algebra the multiplication
sign is omitted, we only use it between two numbers. For
example we write 2·3 or (2)(3), ,
,.
Multiplicative
identity
Multiply
To combine two
expressions by multiplication. If the expression has more than one
term, you may use the distributive law.
