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 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 inter-relationships, 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.