Quiz: Test Your Keyboarding Techniques

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Are you ready for this MCQ quiz on keyboarding techniques? 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 slowness and mistakes in using the keyboard as an input device. Check it out! Do share it with everyone and help them know the right keyboarding techniques.


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

    • D. 

      Here and there

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

      DVORAK

    • B. 

      ZXCVB

    • C. 

      QWERTY

    • D. 

      ABCDEF

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

      Good technique- Wrists are straight and in a good position.

    • B. 

      Bad technique- Wrists are resting on the table.

    • C. 

      Good technique- Wrists are slightly above the keyboard/computer.

    • D. 

      None of the above

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

      180 degree

    • B. 

      45 degree

    • C. 

      90 degree

    • D. 

      60 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.)

    • D. 

      You should always be standing.

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

      Slouching slightly forward.

    • B. 

      Sitting up straight.

    • C. 

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

    • D. 

      Lying on the bed or floor.

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

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

    • D. 

      Rest your fingers lightly on the space bar and reach with your fingers to type.

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

      Speed

    • B. 

      Accuracy

    • C. 

      Light

    • D. 

      Keyboard size

  • 10. 
    The asdf home row keys are struck by the 
    • A. 

      Left hand

    • B. 

      Right hand

    • C. 

      Either hand

    • D. 

      Wrist

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