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.


"Were you shipwrecked?" The parrot sat, preening her plumage, on Long John's shoulder. "Well?" says Captain Smollett as cool as can be. It was such a scene of confusion as you can hardly fancy. "They liked a bit o' fun, they did. Ah, there's Jim! The top of the morning to you, Jim. "Jim," he said, "are you afraid of blood*?" Someone was close behind, I knew not whom~ "Well, gentlemen, that saves the trouble of putting him in irons."



If the above exercise isn't working for you, please click here.




© 2004-2017 Peter Hudson. All rights reserved.   This page last updated: 17 August 2017   |   Privacy Policy