To graduate, you have to prove that you can type a longer passage at approximately 40 words per minute, with no more than one error.

This typing test is comprised of random sentences from Treasure Island, with some character substutions here and there to fully test your keyboard skills.

This excerpt will be a little longer than you are accustomed to, so make sure you are alert and ready to focus before starting.

Good luck, and you may begin when ready.

"Take your hat, Hawkins, & we'll see the ship." The captain made a sort of gasp. "Ah," said he, "that's the hitch, for sure. He drew some cognac from the cask into a tin cannikin. "Well, gentlemen, that saves the trouble of putting him in irons." That was about our last doing on the island*. "All drunk, sir," struck in the voice of Silver from behind us. She headed nearly due south, yawing, of course, all the time.

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