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Re: My typing speed

by Leliel (Novice)
on Jul 20, 2001 at 19:11 UTC ( [id://98437]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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Re: Re: My typing speed
by MF (Scribe) on Jul 25, 2001 at 01:48 UTC

    Interesting. 121 WPM with 74% Accuracy. I know 121 WPM is quite high, but is 74% accurate in relation to others?

    And is this test anything like 'normal' tests you would see at training institutes? I learned to type by doing it often, using a variable amount of fingers, usually 7 or 9.

    Which leads me to another question : HOW does everyone type? How many fingers, are there people who can type one-handed with decent speed?

Re: Re: My typing speed
by mr.nick (Chaplain) on Jul 26, 2001 at 17:43 UTC
    Not too shabby: 187 WPM with 91% accuracy. I remember in College, my high was around 200WPM with >90% accuracy.

    But as a comment, I dated someone back in the '90s who typed well over 250WPM. She was a medical transcriptionist ... and boy did she rake in the $$$'s.

    mr.nick ...

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