1.01 Apply Correct Keyboarding And Technique

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 292

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Keyboarding Technique Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What do timed writings strive to improve?
    • A. 

      Performance and accuracy

    • B. 

      Speed and accuracy

    • C. 

      Skill and accuracy

    • D. 

      Technique and accuracy

  • 2. 
    A standard word in keyboarding consists of how many letters, numbers, symbols, or spaces?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Ten

    • D. 

      Two

  • 3. 
    Natalie was timed for 1 minute and keyed 35 words. What is this score called?
    • A. 

      Generate Words A Minute

    • B. 

      Gross Words A Minute

    • C. 

      Speed Per Minute

    • D. 

      Timed Words A Minute

  • 4. 
    What does it mean if the line spacing is SS?
    • A. 

      Single Spacing

    • B. 

      Solar Spacing

    • C. 

      Stop Spacing

    • D. 

      Symbol Spacing

  • 5. 
    How many lines of 12 point type equal one vertical inch in a document?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      Ten

  • 6. 
    What does the main area or central portion of the keyboard consist of?
    • A. 

      Alphanumeric keys

    • B. 

      Directional keys

    • C. 

      Function keys

    • D. 

      Numeric keypad

  • 7. 
    What does the combination of JKL; represent?
    • A. 

      Arrangement of the keyboard

    • B. 

      Function keys

    • C. 

      Left hand homerow

    • D. 

      Right hand homerow

  • 8. 
    What do the letters ASDF represent?
    • A. 

      Arrangement of the keyboard

    • B. 

      Function keys

    • C. 

      Left hand homerow

    • D. 

      Right hand homerow

  • 9. 
    Robert is keying a business letter and needs to place a double space after the salutation.  Which should he do?
    • A. 

      Press the enter key one time

    • B. 

      Press the enter key two times

    • C. 

      Press the space bar one time

    • D. 

      Press the space bar two times

  • 10. 
    What name is given to the MOST common arrangement of keyboards?
    • A. 

      BASIC

    • B. 

      CDROM

    • C. 

      IBMS

    • D. 

      QWERTY

  • 11. 
    When Susie composes at the keyboard, she always sits up straight, uses correct fingering, keeps wrists up, and eyes on the copy.  Susie is demonstrating proper:
    • A. 

      Ergonmics

    • B. 

      Keyboarding

    • C. 

      Technique

    • D. 

      Touch typing

  • 12. 
    Most documents are keyed on standard paper that measures:
    • A. 

      8 x 11 inches

    • B. 

      8 x 11 1/2 inches

    • C. 

      8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches

    • D. 

      8 1/2 x 11 inches

  • 13. 
    An important skill that involves the ability to enter text by using the correct fingers without looking at the keys is:
    • A. 

      Ergonomics

    • B. 

      Hunt and pecking

    • C. 

      Keyboarding

    • D. 

      Input

  • 14. 
    All keystrokes originate fromwhich keys on the keyboard?
    • A. 

      Function

    • B. 

      Homerow

    • C. 

      Qwerty

    • D. 

      Uppercase

  • 15. 
    Jim is setting up a new office.  He is researching the latest equipment ans workspace design to make sure he has a comfortable working environment.  This is an example of:
    • A. 

      Economics

    • B. 

      Ergonomics

    • C. 

      Physics

    • D. 

      Politics