A Scientific Approach: Numbers Don't Lie; Labels Do David A. Oliver, Texas Lawyer March 24, 2014 | 1 Comments share share by mail share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints Fortunately, sorting it all out depends more on a skill common to lawyers—the ability to interrogate evidence and arguments—than the skills of mathematicians. Sign up for a free digital membership and get great benefits like: Already Registered? Sign In now 5 free articles* every 30 days, from other ALM publications Exclusive discounts on ALM events and products American Lawyer digital newsletter, plus your choice of more than 30 digital newsletters Access on the device of your choice: smartphone, tablet, or desktop Unlimited free access to Corporate Counsel and Law Technology News online Create Account with LinkedIn Register Now *May exclude premium content VIEW COMMENTS ( 1 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Ann Lee Gibson Mar 26, 2014 Uh ... "Tom‘s class went to the berry patch and [TOM?] picked 18 berries. On the way home he ate seven berries. How many berries did Tom have when he got home?" Even in math problems you have to get the words right. Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202647824983 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.