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A biographical sketch of Ada Byron, Lady Lovelace

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Author:Dr. Betty Toole
Description: A brief biography and book reference of Ada Byron, Lady Lovelace, one of the most picturesque characters in computer history, who suggested to Babbage a plan that is now regarded as the first "computer program." Also Ada Lovelace's Notes on her translation of Menebrea's paper on Babbage's Analytical Engine, and four more selections from her notes.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: History and Biography, Computer Science

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