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keyboarding vocab

keyboarding vocabulary

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posture the position o fa persons body while standing or sitting
hardware Hardware refers to the physical parts of a computer system.
accuracy the quality or state of being correct or precise.
WPM typing test
backspace a key on a typewriter or computer keyboard that causes the carriage or cursor to move backward.
keyboarding posture to place in a particular posture or attitude.
caps lock Caps lock is a lock key found on many computer keyboards, depending on the local keyboard layout they implement
keyboard shortcut In computing, a keyboard shortcut is a set of one or several keys that invoke a software or operating system operation when triggered by the user.
control key(ctrl) A key used to access commands through the keyboard rather than the menus. CTRL commands are commonly shortcuts.
QWERTY . denoting the standard layout on English-language typewriters and keyboards, having q, w, e, r, t, and y as the first keys from the left on the top row of letters.
cursor control key Cursor-control keys (keyboard)) Keys on terminal or microcomputer keyboards, usually designated with arrows, that position the screen cursor up, down, right or left.
service keys Defining services is the key to service management
delete . remove or obliterate (written or printed matter), esp. by drawing a line through it or marking it with a delete sign.
shift key a slight change in position, direction, or tendency.
enter/run to enter into an election contest
software the programs and other operating information used by a computer.
home keys the basic key in which a work is written; the tonic key.
spacebar spaces between words. a long key on a typewriter or computer keyboard for making a space between words.
function keys a button on a computer keyboard, distinct from the main alphanumeric keys, to which software can assign a particular function.
PrSc The Social Christian Reformist Party is a centre-right political party in the Dominican Republic formed by the union of the Partido Reformista and the Partido Revolucionario
gross WPM Gross Words Per Minute
net WPM WPM means Words Per Minute.
Created by: sdejames