Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Keyboarding

TermDefinition
Alternate Key (alt) executes commands with other key(s)
Arrow Keys Moves the insertion point in the direction indicated by the arrow on each key
Backspace Deletes the character to the left of the insertion point
Caps Lock capitalizes all letters when locked down
Control Key(Ctrl) executes commands with other key(s)
Delete Removes the character to the right of the insertion point
Enter/return causes the insertion point to move to the left margin and down the next line
Escape key(Esc) closes a software menu or dialouge box
Function keys special keys located at the top of the keyboard (F1,F2,F3,ect.)
Gross words a minute (GWAM) The number of standard words keyed in me minute
Hardware is the physical parts of a computer system such as the monitor, keyboard, and the hard drive
Home Keys the keys where you place your fingers to begin typing; asdf for the right and jkl; for the left
Keyboarding posture the correct seating position taught when developing typing skills
service keys special keys that allow you to use the computer to erform specific functions
shift key makes capital letters and certain symbols when used with those keys
software programs and routines that control the functioning of a computer
space bar inserts space between words and sentences
tab key moves the insertion point to a preset position
word wrap causes text to move automatically to a new line when current line in full
Created by: igomez02