Cooperative Learning Question (5 points)

On a piece of paper write your NAME, SECTION and the DATE

  1. Describe one of Alan Turing's accomplishments in computer science.
    ANSWER: "being a founder of CS" is not an a good answer, it's not something you set out to DO, it's something people say about you.
    building a machine to decode the Enigma Machine (Germans),
    having the idea of a universal machine
    having the idea of loading program instructions into memory
    the Turing test, a question about whether a machine is intelligent or not
  2. Who was Lady Ada Lovelace?
    ANSWER: simplest answer "first programmer", NOT "first woman programmer"

Remember to turn the paper in when requested for attendance.