Who is Ada Lovelace? - Biography, Facts & Quotes


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which famous romantic poet was Ada Lovelace's father?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What is Ada Lovelace most famous for writing?

2. Ada Lovelace often corresponded with her friend _____, who invented the analytical engine that she wrote the first computer program for.

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Find out how much you know about Ada Lovelace with these study assessments. Quiz topics include the name of her famous father and what Ada Lovelace was most well-known for writing.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Answer questions on the following:

  • Friend of Lovelace who invented the analytical engine
  • The reason Lovelace was taught math when she was young
  • Lovelace's death when she was 36

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Ada Lovelace
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the reason her mother made sure she learned mathematics when she was young
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about something Lovelace wrote that she became famous for and her friend who was the inventor of the analytical engine

Additional Learning

The lesson we've called Who is Ada Lovelace? - Biography, Facts & Quotes will teach you more about:

  • The time period when Ada Lovelace was alive
  • The way she felt unique
  • Her early life and marriage
  • Her gambling addiction
  • The legacy she left behind