Practical 1 – Using the Keyboard

Computer Keyboard

Create a new document in your word processor and type in the following.

Note: Do not type in the brackets and the words contained within them. These are only there to indicate which keys to press.


Word Processing: Keyboard Skills {Press the [ENTER] key}
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There are certain sentences that are used to help people learn about the keyboard. One such sentence is ‘The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dogs.’ {Press the [ENTER] key}

Why is this sentence used? {Press the [ENTER] key}
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{Type your name here}


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