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Can you name the Famous Female Mathematicians?

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

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