Have you ever thought about when the first keyboard was invented, or why keys are ordered the way they are? Everyone uses the keyboard, but few people know the history behind it, or why we have keys like shift, control, and command. Take the quiz and become keyboard savvy.
Do You Know Your Keyboard History?
When was the first practical modern typewriter patented?
Why are keyboard letters set up the way they are?
What type of keys do the typewriter and the keyboard share in common?
When was the first early computer keyboard used?
When did computers have a display screen that typists could use to see what they were typing?
True or false: the shift key originated from the typewriter.
True or false: the control key was invented by Apple.
What key do Mac computers use differently than PCs?
What was the escape key originally used for?
True or False: The delete key first appeared on PC keyboards?