Math Definitions - Letter M

Mirror Image

Definition of Mirror Image

Definition of Mirror Image

A mirror image is just like a reflection of an object.

The two halves are the same, except that one is the reverse of the other.

The two halves of the butterfly are mirror images of each other. If you look carefully, you'll see that the left hand side is the reverse of the right hand side.


The aim of this dictionary is to provide definitions to common mathematical terms. Students learn a new math skill every week at school, sometimes just before they start a new skill, if they want to look at what a specific term means, this is where this dictionary will become handy and a go-to guide for a student.


Year 1 to Year 12 students

Learning Objectives

Learn common math terms starting with letter M

Author: Subject Coach
Added on: 6th Feb 2018

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