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The Algorithm Game

Computer programs are written with a series of steps. An algorithm is that series or the order in which the computer performs the steps. A story is also a sort of algorithm. In INSTRUCTIONS NOT INCLUDED the three young women, Betty, Jean and Kay wanted to be mathematicians and, later, more specifically, computer programmers. To… Read more »


INSTRUCTIONS NOT INCLUDED has received a STARRED review from Booklist. “As WWII loomed, technology advanced, with machinery evolving to keep up with a world that was moving at a faster pace. At the University of Pennsylvania, female mathematicians, called “computers,” solved calculations that would help with the mechanics of the war effort. For three women,… Read more »