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KEYBOARDING . KEY TERMS. Alternate Key (alt). Executes commands with other keys. 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.

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keyboarding

KEYBOARDING

KEY TERMS

alternate key alt
Alternate Key (alt)
  • Executes commands with other keys
arrow keys
Arrow Keys
  • Moves the insertion point in the direction indicated by the arrow on each key
backspace
Backspace
  • Deletes the character to the left of the insertion point
caps lock
Caps lock
  • Capitalizes all letters when locked down
control key ctrl
Control Key (ctrl)
  • Executes commands with other keys
delete
Delete
  • Removes the character to the right of the insertion point
enter return
Enter/Return
  • Causes the insertion point to move to the left margin and down to the next line
escape key esc
Escape Key (esc)
  • Closes a software menu or dialog box
function keys
Function Keys
  • Special keys located at the top of the keyboard (f1,f2,f3,etc.) that are used alone or with the Ctrl, Alt, and Shift keys to execute software commands.
gross words a minute gwam
Gross Words A Minute (GWAM)
  • The number of standard words keyed in one minute.
hardware
Hardware
  • The physical parts of a computer system, such as the monitor, keyboard, and hard drive.
home keys
Home Keys
  • The keys where you place your fingers to begin keying; asdf for the left hand, jkl; for the right hand.
proper keyboarding posture
Proper Keyboarding Posture
  • The correct seating position taught when developing typing skills.
service keys
Service Keys
  • Special keys that allow you to use the computer to perform specific functions
shift key
Shift Key
  • Makes capital letters and certain symbols when used with those keys
software
Software
  • The computer program that tells the computer what to do.
space bar
Space Bar
  • Inserts space between words and sentences
tab key
Tab key
  • Moves the insertion point to a preset position.
word wrap
Word Wrap
  • Causes text to move automatically to a new line when the current line is full