Intro to Typing
Typing is the process of writing or inputting text by pressing keys on a typewriter, computer keyboard, or mobile device
Keyboarding is the process of using the computer keyboard to type letters, numbers, and other symbols into a computer or similar device
Touch typing is a method of typing using all of your fingers on the keyboard without looking at the keys. It takes practice to become an accurate and fast touch typist.
Learning to Type
Using a keyboard to write words on a screen. Using the correct fingers on the correct keys will help you type faster. Practice typing with online games and lessons to become a better typist.
Which finger is used to press the letter 'A'?
- Right thumb
- Left pinky finger
- Right index finger
- Left ring finger
Which key do you press to create a new line or paragraph?
- Tab key
- Enter key
- Shift key
What is the purpose of the backspace key on a keyboard?
- To delete characters to the left of the cursor
- To capitalize letters
- To move the cursor to beginning of a line
- To insert spaces between words
What is the name of the row on a keyboard where you place your fingers?
- Middle Row
- Top Row
- Bottom Row
- Home Row
What is typing?
- Using a keyboard to input text
- Playing a musical instrument
- Jumping on one leg
- Running fast
Which finger is usually used to press the 'Enter' key?
- Left Index Finger
- Right pinky finger
- Left Ring Finger
- Right Thumb
What are keys used for navigating through text or web pages called?
- Number pad keys
- Arrow keys
- Function keys
- Caps lock key
Which key is used to toggle between uppercase and lowercase letters?