Famous Female Mathematicians

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Can you name the Famous Female Mathematicians?

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

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