Comparing Biographies: Ada Lovelace and Grace Hopper

Write a paragraph (100 -140 words) comparing the two biographies. Add (new) detailed information. Don’t forget to give your personal opinion! Upload your homework here.


Grace Hopper: She taught computers to talk

a. Watch (without subtitles) the following video “Who is Grace Hopper?” and take notes about key events in her life:

b. Compare your notes with your partner’s

c. Watch the video again (with English subtitles) and check your notes.

d. Read the text “Grace Hopper: She taught computers to talk” PDF

e. Complete your Word List with new words

f. Explain and write your opinion on the following quotes: