How to Use Math Words to Sound Smart

Sarah Cooper
Apr 19, 2016 · 2 min read

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Ever wonder why software engineers sound so smart and annoying all the time? It’s because they use math words. But they aren’t the only ones who can sound smart using math words. That’s right, you.

Here’s a few math words to use and how to use them.

Did you use any math words today? Let me know in the comments.



Sarah Cooper is a writer, comedian and creator of TheCooperReview.com. Her first book, 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings is out now.


Originally published at thecooperreview.com.

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