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Keyboarding Vocab

Posture position of a person's body when standing or sitting.
Hardware tools, machinery, and other durable equipment.
Alt+tab This shortcut switches between top-level windows without using the mouse.
Homerow hand return as a base, on a QWERTY keyboard being A, S, D, and F for the left hand and J, K, L, and the semicolon for the right.
Accuracy the quality or state of being correct or precise.
WPM typing speed
Backspace key on a typewriter or computer keyboard that causes the carriage or cursor to move backward.
Keyboarding Posture the way you sit when you are typing on a computer
Caps Lock Caps lock is a lock key found on many computer keyboards, depending on the local keyboard layout they implement. It is located in the position of a similar Shift
Keyboarding shortcut All shortcuts require the Control key to be pressed. Additionally, the Heading commands under the Style menu and commands under the Link menu require the ⇧ Shift key to be held down.
Control key a key that alters the function of another key if both are pressed at the same time
QWERTY enoting 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 Keys on terminal or microcomputer keyboards, usually designated with arrows, that position the screen cursor up, down, right or left.
Service Key The Service Master Key is the root of the SQL Server encryption hierarchy
Delete remove or obliterate (written or printed matter), esp. by drawing a line through it or marking it with a delete sign.
Enter/return Used to move the cursor down a line
software he programs and other operating information used by a computer
Home Keys a key on a computer or typewriter keyboard that acts as the base position for one's fingers in touch-typing.
Spacebar 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.
PrtSc print screen is a key present on most PC keyboards
Gross WPM Words per minute, commonly abbreviated wpm, is a measure of input or output speed.
Net Wpm Characters per minute, and words per minute
Created by: zachary1234