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8 edition of Grace Hopper found in the catalog.

Grace Hopper

The First Woman to Program the First Computer in the United States (Women Hall of Famers in Mathematics and Science)

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navy,
  • Women computer engineers,
  • Girls & Women,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • United States.,
  • United States,
  • Hopper, Grace Murray,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology,
  • Computers - Programming,
  • Biography,
  • Electronic data processing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8120580M
    ISBN 100823938778
    ISBN 109780823938773
    OCLC/WorldCa50034910

    Grace Hopper: The First Woman to Program the First Computer in the United States. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, New York: Rosen Publishing Group, Websites.   America is Grace Hopper.” That November, he awarded her a posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor. And in February, after people demanded that Yale remove John C. Calhoun, the 19th-century statesman who promoted slavery, from the name of a residential college, the university announced it would rename the building.

    Grace Hopper was the committee’s technical consultant. COBOL, based on FLOW-MATIC and IBM’s COMTRAN language, became the dominant computer language for business in the 20th century. In the year about billion of the billion lines of computer code ever written had . Get this from a library! Grace Hopper. [Jan Fields; Elena Bia] -- Grace Hopper was one of the world's first computer programmers. Grace believed there was always more than one way to solve a problem. That belief inspired her lifelong work to bring computers to. The book, "Grace Hopper, Navy Admiral and Computer Pioneer," by Charlene W. Billings, gives fresh insight into Hopper's formative years. Born Dec. 9, , Hopper was the oldest of three children, and named after her mother's best friend, Grace Brewster. Hopper described her childhood as a happy one, spending most summers at the family’s.

    Hopper was born Grace Brewster Murray in New York City. She was the oldest in a family of three children. She was curious as a child, a lifelong trait; at the age of seven she decided to determine how an alarm clock worked, and dismantled seven alarm clocks before her mother realized what she was doing (she was then limited to one clock). Hopper’s work translated the computer language into words we use that the computer will also understand. Grace Murray Hopper died on January 1, She had retired from the navy six years before. A park in Arlington, Virginia is named in her honor. The U.S. Navy destroyer USS Hopper (DDG) was named for her.   Grace Hopper Queen of Computer Code (Book): Wallmark, Laurie: This is a children's book biography of Grace Hopper, who played a prominent role in the early days of computers


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High-Frequency Direction Finding in the Battle of the Atlantic, and Improbable Warriors: Women Scientists and the U.S. Navy in World War II, which won a History of Science Society book award. Currently, she Brand: Naval Institute Press.Grace Murray Hopper took an early interest in mathematics, earning a Ph.D.

in the subject from Vassar. She later enlisted with the United States Navy, eventually receiving the rank of rear admiral. Grace Hopper is her first picture book; her second, Dumpling Dreams, written ebook Carrie Clickard ebook and Schuster), is scheduled for fall Having worked on such projects as the feature film Coraline, and various shorts (La Luna, Car Toons) as well as CG, 2D, stop motion, online games, and content for social media platforms, Katy is an.