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How many words per minute do you think Dr. Stonedahl can type?

+16 votes
asked Sep 22, 2016 in CSC 211 (F16) by Dylan Hart (100 points)

4 Answers

+7 votes

I haven't measured it in a long time.  When I was in middle school, I took a keyboarding test, and I think my speed was around 60 words per minute.  I could be a little faster or slower than that now... not sure.

However, one of the key things is the ability to copy/paste/edit quickly.

SPEED EDITING TIP:  Hold down the "shift" key on the keyboard and use the arrow keys to highlight text (without having to take your hands off the keyboard -- the mouse just slows you down!).  Then you can control+X, control+C, and control+V to cut, copy, and paste.  smiley

answered Sep 23, 2016 by Forrest Stonedahl (100 points)
+2 votes
A lot! When he is typing code on the computer and correcting errors before I even see them I am amazed!
answered Sep 22, 2016 by Brandon Wilkerson (100 points)
+2 votes
If he did not have to correct his typos he would probably be towards 150
answered Sep 22, 2016 by Trenton Jackson (100 points)
+2 votes
more than me...
answered Sep 25, 2016 by Bailey Aasen (100 points)