Maria Gaetana Agnesi

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Maria Gaetana Agnesi
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Born 16 Mey 1718(1718-05-16)
Milan
Died 9 Januar 1799(1799-01-09) (aged 80)
Milan
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Varsity o Bologna
Kent for Namesake o the Witch o Agnesi curve

Maria Gaetana Agnesi (Italian pronunciation: [maˈriːa ɡaeˈtaːna aɲˈɲeːzi, -eːsi; -ɛːzi];[1] 16 Mey 1718 – 9 Januar 1799) wis an Italian mathematician, filosofer, theologian an humanitarian. She wis the first woman tae write a mathematics haundbeuk an the first woman appyntit as a Mathematics Professor at a Varsity.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Canepari, L. (1999, 2009) Dizionario di pronuncia italiana. Bologna, Zanichelli.
  2. WOMEN'S HISTORY CATEGORIES, About Educaion