Numbers are People Too

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Most of my life I’ve said I’m bad at math.

Eventually, however, I realized it’s not math in general. Specifically I’m bad at arithmetic. The problem is that the numbers have such strong personalities. They won’t shut up, and they keep resisting when I’m trying to manipulate them in even the simplest of equations.

Don’t believe me? You go talk with 2 when it’s dawdling about joining 8 in an equation…

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JoLynne Martinez

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One of the top 50 design writers here on Medium. Specializing in coverage of digital accessibility. https://jolynnemartinez.github.io/

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