Higher Education

Ten-Key Skill Builder for Calculators, 2nd Edition

  • William R. Pasewark Texas Tech University
  • ISBN-10: 053869274X  |  ISBN-13: 9780538692748
  • 64 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 1992
  • © 2000 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.75



This concise, easy-to-use text-workbook is designed to build speed and accuracy skills on the ten key pad using the touch method. Contains strokes-a-minute (SAM) and errors-a-minute (EAM) which were established on scores from users.

Table of Contents

Introduction Electronic Calculator Job 1: Addition; Touch Method; 4, 5, and 6 Keys Job 2: Addition;Touch Method; 1,2,3,7,8,9,0, and 00 Keys Job 3: Ten-Key Numeric Drill Job 4: Subtration; Skill Builder Job 4: Subtraction; Skill Builder Job 5: Review; Technique, Speed, and Accuracy Drills Job 6: Multiplication; Skill Builder Job 7: Division; Skill Builder Job 8: Memory; Skill Builder Job 9: Improving Speed and Accuracy Job 10: Review; Technique, Speed, and Accuracy Drills Appendix A: Ten-Key Numeric Drill Record (TKNDrill Record) Appendix B: Drill Graph-SAM-Drill Graph-EAM Appendix C: Technique Checklist, Ten-Key Touch Method Appendix D: Correcting Errors Appendix E: Technique Drills A through F Appendix F: Speed Drills A through E Appendix G: Speed Drill Record Appendix H: Accuracy Drills A through E Appendix I: Ten-Key Numeric Drill #2 Appendix J: Test Record Appendix K: Answer Strips


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Meet the Author

Author Bio

William R. Pasewark

William R. Pasewark, Sr., earned the PhD at New York University. He taught both Business and Education courses at NYU, Michigan State, Penn State, and Texas Tech. Pasewark authored 105 best-selling business and computer books, seven of which won Texty Awards from the Text and Academic Authors Association. Work experience includes several jobs in the Wall Street section of NYC; Office Management Consultant; Marine Corps Sergeant in the Iwo Jima Invasion; General Manager of Pasewark LTD, a textbook authoring family partnership. Pasewark lectured in 31 states and several foreign counties. He attended 60 continuous NBEA conventions and was a registered lobbyist to require business courses in high schools.