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Answer The Questions Regarding Proper Posture, Technique And Keyboarding Skills.[print questions]

Fingers in keying position are best described as:
a) curved
b) upright
c) semi-rigid
d) straight

Posture is important to successful keying; the body should be well back in the chair with
a) feet elevated
b) feet hanging loosely
c) the back fairly straight
d) one arm higher than the other

When operating a keyboard, wrists should be
a) touching the frame of the keyboard
b) curved over keyboard
c) arched
d) low but not touching the frame of the keyboard

The best control of eyes while keying involves
a) watching the keys most of the time
b) looking at the copy most of the time
c) watching the screen most of the time
d) reading the copy, then watching the keys

The form and keying style that a typist uses while operating the keyboard is called (the way someone does something)
a) posture
b) movement
c) technique
d) touch keyboarding

The correct keystroking technique is to use
a) slow, deliberate strokes
b) any stroke
c) slow moving strokes
d) quick, snappy strokes

Correct keyboarding posture requires that the body be
a) reasonable erect in front of the keyboard
b) slightly to the left of the keyboard
c) leaning over the keyboard
d) slightly to the right of the keyboard

The enter key is controlled by the
a) left thumb
b) right pinky finger
c) right index
d) left pinky finger

When a person is keying from a copy, the hands and arms should
a) move forward and back as each key is struck
b) be raised and lowered as each key is struck
c) remain relatively stationary as each key is struck
d) move from side to side as each key is struck

In proper work area arrangement, the copy should be
a) to the right of the monitor and keyboard
b) to the left of the monitor and keyboard
c) directly in front of the keyboard
d) in any position where it can be read

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