Keyboarding Techniques MCQ Test: Quiz

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Keyboarding Techniques MCQ Test: Quiz

Are you ready for this keyboarding techniques MCQ quiz? Some people can type fast, and one of the reasons behind this is knowing how to use the keyboard. Do you know that your posture can make it hard for you to type fast and correctly? This quiz is one way to see if what you are doing is the reason behind your slow and mistakes in using the keyboard as an input device. Check it out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why should students learn correct keyboarding techniques?
    • A. 

      So they do not develop bad habits that are hard to break.

    • B. 

      Touch typing allows you to key much faster and you don't tire as quickly.

    • C. 

      Improves writing and spelling abilities.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 2. 
    Where should your eyes be when keyboarding?
    • A. 

      Looking down at your fingers.

    • B. 

      Looking at the copy (what you need to type).

    • C. 

      At your friend across the room.

  • 3. 
    What is the name of the type of keyboard that we use?
    • A. 

      DVORAK

    • B. 

      ZXCVB

    • C. 

      QWERTY

  • 4. 
    Which answer best describes this image?
    • A. 

      Good technique- Wrists are straight and in good position.

    • B. 

      Bad technique- Wrists are resting on the table.

    • C. 

      Good technique- Wrists are slightly above keyboard/computer.

  • 5. 
    When keyboarding, your arms should be at what angle?
    • A. 

      180 degree

    • B. 

      45 degree

    • C. 

      90 degree

  • 6. 
    Where should your feet be when keyboarding?
    • A. 

      Wrapped around the legs of your chair.

    • B. 

      Flat on the floor in front of you.

    • C. 

      Underneath you. (You're sitting on them.)

  • 7. 
    What type of posture should you have when keyboarding?
    • A. 

      Slouching slightly forward.

    • B. 

      Sitting up straight.

    • C. 

      Leaning backwards so that you have to reach for the keyboard.

  • 8. 
    When keyboarding, which of the following should you do?
    • A. 

      Rest your fingers lightly on home row and reach with your hands and wrists to type.

    • B. 

      Rest your fingers lightly on the QWERTY keys and reach with your fingers to type.

    • C. 

      Rest your fingers lightly on home row and reach with your fingers to type.

  • 9. 
    When keyboarding in class you should focus on
    • A. 

      Speed.

    • B. 

      Accuracy.