Required speeds for various jobs: Office and Clerical (at least 35-40 wpm); Administrative and Executive Assistants (at least 35-40 wpm); Legal Secretary (60+wpm); Computer Coders (60+wpm); Data Entry Clerk (75 wpm); Medical Transcriptionists (90+wpm); Stenographer (200 wpm) information source

Alien Shooter: This site allows you to shoot an alien if you get the letters correct.

Alphabetic Rain: This site has letters dropping down from the top of the page and you must type them in before they reach the bottom of the screen.

Aunt Lee Typing Games: This has a variety of typing games to keep your interest while you practice your typing techniques.

Career Step: This page has different sentences for you to type. It will refresh with a different story. You can find out how fast you are typing.

Easy Typing Games: Play a variety of fun and easy typing games.

Free Typing Games: This site has some fun typing games to help improve your typing skills.

The Frogs are Off Their Diet: The frogs went off their diet! Frogs are eating all the letters. Help them stay on their diet by typing the letters before they get swallowed!

Learn to Type: This site has different levels from the beginning level typer to the advanced typer.

Learn Touch Typing: This site allows you to start basic and build up to sentences. It will provide feedback about how fast you type and what accuracy you have. It is a fun way to practice typing.

Learn 2 Type: This site has sentences that requires you to type. This is a realistic application, since you may be required to type letters.

Nitro Type: This is a fun typing game that will allow you to race with your peers.

Outer Fleet Commander: "Your mission is to guide the alien fleet through the galaxy, typing letters before they stop you. Use your laser guide on multipliers!"

Practice Your Typing Online: This site will generate sentences to by typed up as it is displayed on the screen.by typed up as it is displayed on the screen.

Power Typing: This game is fun. You can select music and type as words pop up on the screen.

Rate a Type: Take short typing tests to see how fast you can type.

Rank My Typing: "In our test, you will see how many words you can successfully type in one minute."

Save the Sailboat Race: "Falling Letters are ruining the sailboat race. Help by typing the letters before they land on the boats. Lots of fun!"

Spelling Bee: This site allows you to pick a person and do the Spelling Bee.

Spelling Match: Do some matching game with words.

Slime Kids: This site has a variety of online typing games.

Spacebar Invaders: This is a fun game that requires you to type in letters before the characters reach the bottom of the screen.

Test Your Typing: This site allows you to test your typing speed.

Timed Typing Test: "Get a precise words per minute assessment from our timed typing test! Choose 1-5 minutes for the length. Are you the fastest typest on the internet?"

Type Racer: "The award-winning online typing competition, TypeRacer, allows people to race each-other by typing quotes from books, movies, and songs. It is the first multiplayer typing game on the web."

Typing Master: This site allows you to choose from a variety of games and choose a time limit.

Typing Lessons: This site allows you to practice typing and race against other players.

Typing on Ghosts: Type out the words that appear on the ghosts and watch them disappear.

Typing Speed Test: This is a fun site to learn how to type.

Z Type: This site is a fun way to practice typing. Type the words as they come on the screen.

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