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Typing Technique

Vocabulary to introduce proper keyboarding technique

A keyboard machine for writing mechanically in characters resembling print. Typewriter
A set of keys, usually arranged in tiers, for operating a computer, typewriter of typesetting machine. Keyboard
A person who invents, especially one who devises some new process, appliance, machine or article. Inventor
Inventor of the Qwerty keyboard Christopher Latham Sholes
The exclusive right granted by a government to an inventor to manufacture, use, or sell an invention for a certain number of years. Patent
The applied science of equipment design, as for the workplace, intended to maximize productivity by reducing operator fatigue and discomfort. Ergonomics
The manner and ability with which an artist, writer, dancer, athlete and others employs the technical skills of a particular art or field of endeavor. Technique
A list for comparison, verification and other checking purposes. Checklist
The term used to measure typing speed that means "words per minute." WPM
A term used to measure typing speed that means "gross (total) words a minute." GWAM
Created by: sredmonj