This page consists of several tools and applications that can be used for learning and education. From a very basic calculator to a complete dictionary and encyclopedia, there are tools which some may find very useful in their day to day activities.
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The following can be used for estimating your typing speed. Place your cursor inside the blank typing area and type the quote listed in the box as quickly as you can and then hit the stop button or the tab key on your keyboard to stop the timed test. Your words per minute score will be shown in the bottom box. Please note: the test is only an estimation as it does not calculate according to errors or mistakes you made while typing. If you typed it perfectly, the score is quite accurate, but if you made some mistakes, you need to deduct 2-4 words or points for every mistake. If you want to know the author of the quote listed in the box, you may click on the "click here" link above the box and a small window will pop open to show the author. Clicking on the free typing test link at the bottom of the test will take you to a third party website.
The following articles and educational tools are provided by the TheFreeDictionary.com so if you click any of the links contained in the boxes or do a search using the dictionary or encyclopedia tool, a new window to their website will open up with the results.