Women in Science: Grace Hopper: Computer Scientist, 1st Edition

  • Jill C. Wheeler
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680786350
  • ISBN-13: 9781680786354
  • DDC: 004.092
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Women scientists have made key contributions to the pursuit of science and some of the most important discoveries of all time. In this book, learn how the American computer scientist chose to pursue a career in science and revolutionized the way we program computers. Features include a timeline, a glossary, essential facts, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: There's Got to Be a Better Way.
2: Welcome, Grace.
3: College Student.
4: Back to Vassar.
5: In the Navy.
6: Against the Clock, Around the Clock.
7: Enter Cobol.
8: At the Pentagon.
9: Rear Admiral Hopper.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.