Basic Home Row Keys Test For Beginners! Trivia Quiz

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Basic Home Row Keys Test For Beginners! Trivia Quiz - Quiz

A home row key refers to the row with 'QWERTY" layout keyboard. Generally, this layout is on any Keyboard console. This Home Row Test will assess your necessary keyboarding skills and test your knowledge about different buttons. Read the questions carefully and answer accordingly. Enjoy typing, folks! All the best!​​​​​​​


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which set of home row keys are used by the left hand?

    • A.

      GHJK

    • B.

      SDFG

    • C.

      JKL;

    • D.

      FDSA

    Correct Answer
    D. FDSA
    Explanation
    The set of home row keys used by the left hand is FDSA. This is because the home row keys are the keys where the fingers naturally rest on a keyboard, and the left hand is typically positioned on the keys ASDF. Therefore, the correct answer is FDSA.

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  • 2. 

    Which set of home row keys are used by the right hand?

    • A.

      ASDF

    • B.

      FJDK

    • C.

      ALSK

    • D.

      KLJ;

    Correct Answer
    D. KLJ;
    Explanation
    The set of home row keys used by the right hand is KLJ;. The home row keys are the keys where the fingers rest when typing. In this case, the right hand is positioned on the keys K, L, J, and ;, which are located in the middle row of the keyboard. These keys are easily accessible and allow for efficient typing without having to move the hand too much.

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  • 3. 

    When should you take your hands off the key board when typing?

    • A.

      When you press the space bar

    • B.

      When you get tired

    • C.

      Never! Always keep your hands on the home row

    • D.

      When you are talking to your friend

    Correct Answer
    C. Never! Always keep your hands on the home row
    Explanation
    It is important to keep your hands on the home row when typing because it allows for faster and more accurate typing. The home row consists of the keys where your fingers naturally rest (ASDF for the left hand and JKL; for the right hand). By keeping your hands on the home row, you can easily reach all the other keys without having to constantly look down at the keyboard. This helps to maintain good typing posture and reduces the risk of developing repetitive strain injuries.

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  • 4. 

    True or False You should never look at the keyboard when typing?

    • A.

      False

    • B.

      True

    Correct Answer
    B. True
    Explanation
    It is not necessary to always look at the keyboard when typing, as experienced typists can develop muscle memory and type without looking. However, for beginners or individuals who are not familiar with the keyboard layout, looking at the keyboard can help in accurately locating the keys and typing efficiently. Therefore, the statement "You should never look at the keyboard when typing" is false.

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  • 5. 

    What finger do you use to type the G key?

    • A.

      Thumb

    • B.

      Left pointing finger

    • C.

      Right pointing finger

    • D.

      Middle finger

    Correct Answer
    B. Left pointing finger
    Explanation
    The left pointing finger is used to type the G key. This finger is commonly known as the index finger or the pointer finger. It is typically used to press keys on the left side of the keyboard, including the G key.

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  • 6. 

    How do you identify the row home row keys?

    • A.

      They are the second row of keys below the space bar

    • B.

      They all have the letters ASTFGUKJH; IN THEM

    • C.

      They are first row of keys above the second row

    • D.

      They are second row of keys above the space bar

    Correct Answer
    D. They are second row of keys above the space bar
    Explanation
    The row home row keys can be identified as the second row of keys above the space bar.

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  • 7. 

    Q.2) What key do you press with your thumb(s)?

    Correct Answer
    Spacebar
    Explanation
    The spacebar is the correct answer because it is a key on a keyboard that is typically pressed with the thumb(s) to create a space between words or to perform other functions such as scrolling or pausing in certain applications.

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  • 8. 

    What do you press to make a gap between words?

    • A.

      The space bar

    • B.

      Caps lock

    • C.

      Esc

    • D.

      Tab

    Correct Answer
    A. The space bar
    Explanation
    The space bar is pressed to make a gap between words. It is the key on a keyboard that is used to insert a space between words or characters. Pressing the space bar moves the cursor or caret one space forward, allowing for proper spacing and readability in written text.

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  • 9. 

    The middle row of letters on a computer keyboard has the letters …

    • A.

      Z x c v

    • B.

      Y u i o

    • C.

      A s d f

    • D.

      Mnop

    Correct Answer
    C. A s d f
    Explanation
    The middle row of letters on a computer keyboard is arranged as "a s d f".

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  • 10. 

    To go on to the next line when typing on a computer keyboard, what do you press?

    • A.

      Delete

    • B.

      End

    • C.

      Home

    • D.

      Enter

    Correct Answer
    D. Enter
    Explanation
    To go on to the next line when typing on a computer keyboard, you press the Enter key. This key is used to create a new line or paragraph in a document, send a message, or execute a command, depending on the context. Pressing the Enter key helps to separate text into distinct lines or paragraphs, making it easier to read and organize information.

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