Famous Female Mathematicians

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Can you name the Famous Female Mathematicians?

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

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