Keyboard & Mouse Ergonomics: Definition & Concept


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What is ergonomics?

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1. How does an ergonomic keyboard differ from a regular keyboard?

2. How does an ergonomic mouse differ from a regular mouse?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you check your knowledge of ergonomics with keyboards and mice. In order to pass the quiz, you will need to be able to define ergonomics and identify properties of ergonomic keyboards and mice.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Definition of ergonomics
  • Advantages of an ergonomic mouse
  • Comparison of ergonomic keyboards to the regular variety
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding ergonomics
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding ergonomic keyboards and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you can read and understand information about ergonomic mice

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called Keyboard & Mouse Ergonomics: Definition & Concept. This lesson will help you:

  • Define ergonomics
  • Identify the benefits of an ergonomic keyboard
  • Determine how carpal tunnel syndrome occurs
  • Learn about the characteristics of repetitive strain injury
  • Examine the shape and properties of an ergonomic mouse