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.


A belt of fog had lifted almost simultaneously with the appearance of the moon. The doctor never so much as moved. "Cut me a junk o' that," says he, "for I haven't no knife & hardly strength enough, so be as I had. But my old missis has it all by now. It was the first time we had ever seen him angry. Ben Gunn's last words came back to my mind. Business is business. "Not a thought," replied Dr. Livesey cheerily.



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