Keyboarding End Of The Year Benchmark

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Keyboarding End Of The Year Benchmark

End of Year Benchmark


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You use the right pointer finger to strike the letter "i".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What home row key does your left pinky rest on?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      F

    • C. 

      K

    • D. 

      ; (semi-colon)

  • 3. 
    Which finger is  used for the letter "y"?
    • A. 

      Right middle

    • B. 

      Left ring

    • C. 

      Right ring

    • D. 

      Right pointer

  • 4. 
    Which finger is used for the letter "x"?
    • A. 

      Right pinky

    • B. 

      Left pinky

    • C. 

      Left ring

    • D. 

      Right ring

  • 5. 
    What home row key does your right middle finger rest on?
    • A. 

      J

    • B. 

      L

    • C. 

      I

    • D. 

      K

  • 6. 
    Which letter keys is your left pointer finger used for?  (check ALL that apply)
    • A. 

      R

    • B. 

      H

    • C. 

      G

    • D. 

      T

    • E. 

      V

    • F. 

      N

    • G. 

      B

    • H. 

      Y

    • I. 

      F

    • J. 

      C

  • 7. 
    To make a capital E, you would use your right pinky to shift.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What letter keys is your right pointer finger used for?  (check ALL that apply)
    • A. 

      J

    • B. 

      K

    • C. 

      U

    • D. 

      H

    • E. 

      B

    • F. 

      M

    • G. 

      T

    • H. 

      Y

    • I. 

      N

  • 9. 
    Which finger do you use for the comma (,)?
    • A. 

      Left pointer

    • B. 

      Right pinky

    • C. 

      Right ring

    • D. 

      Right middle

  • 10. 
    When your hands are positioned on the home row, where does your left ring finger rest?
    • A. 

      S

    • B. 

      L

    • C. 

      J

    • D. 

      D

  • 11. 
    What 3 keys is your left ring finger used for?  (letter keys only)
    • A. 

      E

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      W

    • D. 

      Q

    • E. 

      X

    • F. 

      C

  • 12. 
    What finger do you use for the letter "g"?
    • A. 

      Left pointer

    • B. 

      Right pointer

    • C. 

      Left thumb

    • D. 

      Right thumb

  • 13. 
    What finger do you use to strike the letter "c"?
    • A. 

      Left pinky

    • B. 

      Left middle

    • C. 

      Left ring

    • D. 

      Left pointer

  • 14. 
    How many spaces does the TAB key indent a paragraph?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      3

  • 15. 
    What finger is used to strike the letter "m"?
    • A. 

      Right thumb

    • B. 

      Right middle

    • C. 

      Right pointer

    • D. 

      Left pointer

  • 16. 
    What finger is used to strike the letter "b"?
    • A. 

      Left thumb

    • B. 

      Left pointer

    • C. 

      Right middle

    • D. 

      Left middle

  • 17. 
    Your thumbs rest on the spacebar.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The CAPS LOCK key is used to capitalize the first letter when you are typing someone's name.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    When keyboarding, your feet should be
    • A. 

      On the chair

    • B. 

      On the table

    • C. 

      On the floor

    • D. 

      Tucked under your legs

  • 20. 
    The fingertips of your left hand should always be placed on these keys:
    • A. 

      A, d, g, i

    • B. 

      Q, w, e, r

    • C. 

      A, d, f, g

    • D. 

      A, s, d, f

  • 21. 
    The fingertips of your right hand should always be placed on these keys:
    • A. 

      H, j, k, semi colon

    • B. 

      J, k, l, semi colon

    • C. 

      K, l, semi colon, apostrophe

    • D. 

      U, i, o, p

  • 22. 
    To begin typing a new line of text, press _____________.
    • A. 

      The ENTER key

    • B. 

      The SPACE key

    • C. 

      The ESCAPE key

    • D. 

      The BACKSPACE key

  • 23. 
    The right shift key is used to capitalize letters typed __________.
    • A. 

      Anywhere on the keyboard

    • B. 

      Using the home row keys

    • C. 

      With the left hand

    • D. 

      With the right hand

  • 24. 
    Use the tab key to  ______________.
    • A. 

      Leave a blank line

    • B. 

      Indent paragraphs

    • C. 

      Capitalize letters

    • D. 

      Insert punctuation

  • 25. 
    To remove the line that you just typed you would use the ______________ key.
    • A. 

      Tab

    • B. 

      Enter

    • C. 

      Delete

    • D. 

      Backspace