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Keyboarding

Ober * Johnson * Zimmerly (11th edition)
STUDY
PLAY
A, S, D, F, J, K, L, and ;
What are the home-row keys?
Raised markers
On the F and J keys what helps you to keep your fingers on the home-row keys?
A finger
Your left little (pinky) finger is known as the?
Sem finger (key)
Your right little (pinky) finger is known as the?
Space Bar
The ________ is located beneath the letter keys and is used between words and after punctuation marks.
Enter key
The _______ moves the insertion point to the beginning of a new line.
Sem finger (key)
Reach to the Enter key with the _________ .
Backspace key
The ____________ deletes the last character you typed to the left.
Space Bar
You press the _______ with your thumb every time you see a space.
A finger
Use the _______ for the Left Shift key.
Right Shift key
Use the _____________ to capitalize letters on the left half of the keyboard.
Left Shift key
Use the __________ to capitalize letters on the right of the keyboard.
Sem finger (key)
Use the _________ for the Right Shift key.
Tab key
The ______ is used to indent paragraphs (0.5 inch).
Semi-colon
The sem key is another word for _________.
A finger
Use the _______ to reach the Tab key.
5 keystrokes (characters)
Every __________ is equal to one word.
Finger
Each ______ is named for the home-row key it controls.
Errors
______ will decrease when you become more familiar with the keyboard.
Word Wrap
This is a common word processing feature.
Wrists
Keep your ______ low but not resting on the keyboard.
How many Words Per Minute (WPM)
Typing speed is measured by ____________________.
Home Row Keys
The _________ are in the middle of the keyboard.
Sem finger (key)
Use the _______ for the backspace key.
Copy (textbook)
Keep your eyes on the _____ most of the time while your typing, not the monitor / screen.
None
How many times do you space before a period?
1 time
How many times do you space after a period following an abbreviation?
None
How many times do you space after a period within an abbreviation?
1 time
How many times do you space after an initial in a persons name?
1 time
How many times do you space after a period ending a sentence in the middle of a paragraph?
None
How many times do you space after a period at the end of a paragraph?