Keyboarding Technique: Keyboarding Essentials For Middle School Students

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Keyboarding essentials for middle school students


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Your fingers should gently curve over the keys while your wrists are in a flat, neutral position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Center your body on the K key.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Position the monitor at eye level.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Sit up straight with your feet under your chair.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Pound the keys hard.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Keep your eyes on your work.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    To relieve tension and reduce the threat of injury, you should stretch before you start keying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    You should take short breaks from keying every 20 to 30 minutes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Keying with the wrong fingers is a bad habit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Never rest your hands, arms or wrists on anything while you are keying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    One way to help avoid stress while keying is to maintain the correct keying posture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Use your writing hand thumb to press the spacebar.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Your abdomen should be one arm's length away from the keyboard.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Your fingertips should be touching the home keys.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    A benefit of correct keying is that you will increase your speed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False