This is a free typing game which lasts precisely one minute and measures the words per minute typing speed and accuracy of the player.
You can play this online keyboard typing practice game by clicking in the window below.
Alternatively you can play this game as a web application here.
Type the letters shown in the word on the cue card. Repeat the process for 60 seconds.
|Person||Words Per Minute||Notes|
|average handwriting speed||30|
|average female typer||37|
|average male typer||44|
|data entry workers||60 to 80|
|medical transcriptionists, paralegals & executive secretaries||70 to 100|
|average English speaker||150||speaking speed|
|Barbara Blackburn||212||using a modified keyboard in 2005|
|Stella Pajunas||216||using an IBM electric typwriter in 1946|
|adult reading speed||270|
|world’s fastest speaker||637|
|average errors per 100 words||8|
|average accuracy rate||92%|
|average accuracy rate for professionals||97%+|
This game is rendered in mobile-friendly HTML5, so it offers cross-device gameplay. You can play it on mobile devices like Apple iPhones, Google Android powered cell phones from manufactures like Samsung, tablets like the iPad or Kindle Fire, laptops, and Windows-powered desktop computers. All game files are stored locally in your web browser cache. This game works in Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and other modern web browsers.
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