Famous Female Mathematicians

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Can you name the Famous Female Mathematicians?

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Translated the Principia Mathematica into French; lover of VoltaireFrench
First European woman to hold a university chair in mathematicsRussian
Studied number theory, corresponded with GaussFrench
Sometimes described as the first woman mathematicianGreek
20th century pioneer computer programmerAmerican
Her 'witch' curve is actually a mistranslation of 'turning curve'Italian
Important early twentieth-century algebraist and mathematical physicistGerman
Nurse and statisticianEnglish
Word's first computer programmer, before computers had been inventedEnglish
Did work in astronomy and mathematical physicsScottish
Student of G.H. Hardy, first woman president of the London Mathematical SocietyEnglish

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