GAME NAME:

INTRO TO KEYBOARDING

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

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Explanation

COMPUTER SAFETY

SAFETY

CORRECT KEYING

KEYING

PUNCTUATION AND SPACING

SPACING

COMPUTER BASICS

BASICS

TOUCH METHOD OF

KEYBOARDING

METHOD

POSTURE AND TECHNIQUES

POSTURE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

SPILLING THIS WILL HARM

YOUR COMPUTER

WHAT ARE LIQUIDS?

YOU WILL USUALLY FIND ME IN

THE HOSPITAL. RAY ALWAYS

FOLLOWS ME. YOU USE YOUR

RING FINGER TO STRIKE ME.

WHAT IS THE "X" KEY?

AFTER AN ABBREVIATION THIS

MANY SPACES ARE USED

WHAT IS ONE?

LETS YOU HEAR SOUND FROM

THE COMPUTER

WHAT ARE SPEAKERS?

USED TO MOVE THE CURSOR

DOWN A LINE

WHAT IS

ENTER/RETURN?

THE WAY A TYPIST SITS

WHAT IS POSTURE?

CLUE 2

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400 POINTS


Response 2

DOWNLOADING FROM

INTERNET COULD EXPOSE

YOUR COMPUTER TO THESE

WHAT ARE VIRUSES?

MOST PEOPLE USE ME IF THEY

ARE NOT SURE ABOUT A

STATEMENT THEY MADE.

WHAT IS THE "?"

(QUESTION MARK)?

DS STANDS FOR THIS

WHAT IS DOUBLE

SPACING?

STAND UPRIGHT AND HOUSES

THE COMPUTER COMPONENTS

WHAT IS THE TOWER

CASE?

THIS KEY IS USED TO PUT ALL

KEYS IN UPPERCASE MODE

WHAT IS THE CAPS

LOCK?

ARRANGEMENT OF THE

KEYBOARD, COPY, MOUSE AND

OTHER MATERIALS ARE

PLACED ON THE DESK

WHAT IS THE WORK

AREA?

CLUE 3

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600 POINTS


Response 3

THIS CAN BE USED TO CLEAN

YOUR KEYBOARD

WHAT IS CANNED AIR?

I AM USED TO STOP

SENTENCES IN THEIR TRACKS.

YOU STRIKE ME WITH YOUR

RIGHT RING FINGER.

WHAT IS THE "." KEY?

THIS MANY SPACES FOLLOW A

PERIOD

WHAT IS TWO?

COPIES PICTURES OR TEXT

INTO THE COMPUTER

WHAT IS A SCANNER?

KEEP YOUR EYES ON THIS WILL

KEYING

WHAT IS THE COPY OR

BOOK?

THE FORM AND KEYING STYLE

THAT A TYPIST USES WHILE

OPERATING THE KEYBOARD

WHAT IS TECHNIQUE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

DO NOT USE YOUR COMPUTER

DURING THIS

WHAT IS A STORM?

WHEN SOMEONE NEEDS SLEEP

THEY USUALLY SAY THEY ARE

CATCHING ME. YOU USE YOUR

LEFT PINKY TO STRIKE ME.

WHAT IS THE LETTER

"Z"?

QS STANDS FOR THIS

WHAT IS QUADRUPLE

SPACING?

ALLOWS COMPUTERS TO

TALK TO EACH OTHER?

WHAT IS THE MODEM?

THE MOST COMMONLY USED

KEYBOARD ARRANGEMENT

WHAT IS THE QWERTY

KEYBOARD?

TO KEY BY TOUCH RATHER

THAN BY THE HUNT-AND - PECK

METHOD

WHAT IS THE

TOUCH-METHOD?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THESE GUARD AGAINST

LIGHTNING, BUT MAY NOT BE

COMPLETE PROTECTION

WHAT ARE SURGE

PROTECTORS?

I'LL GET YOU TO YOUR NEXT

LINE.

WHAT IS THE ENTER

KEY?

THE AMOUNT OF HARD

RETURNS AFTER A DRILL OR

EXERCISE

WHAT IS TWO?

A BIG CIRCUIT BOARD THAT

HAS SMALLER CIRCUIT

BOARDS PLUGGED INTO IT

WHAT IS THE

MOTHERBOARD?

THE NUMBER OF KEYSTROKES

A TYPIST CAN MAKE IN A

TIMED PERIOD

WHAT IS GWAM (GROSS

WORDS A MINUTE)?

THE KEYBOARD IS EVEN WITH

THIS

WHAT IS THE EDGE OF

THE DESK?

 CATEGORY:   

KEYBOARD HISTORY  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

TO SLOW DOWN TYPERS      

 Response:   

WHY IS THE KEYBOARDARRANGED IN THE

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 GAME NAME:

INTRO TO KEYBOARDING

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

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CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

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CATEGORY

Explanation

CLUE 1

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400 POINTS


Response 1

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Response 3

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Response 4

CLUE 5

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Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

KEYBOARD HISTORY  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

TO SLOW DOWN TYPERS      

 Response:   

WHY IS THE KEYBOARDARRANGED IN THE

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