You will see ten statements. One by one they will disappear. Your challenge is to type out the statements as they go. You will only score a point if you are word perfect. Click 'Start' to begin.
One foot is twelve inches
The word forty has no "U"
A kite is a member of the quadrilateral family
There are 168 hours in a week
There are 100cm in a metre
A decagon has ten sides
23 is a prime number
Eleven squared is 121
500g is half a kilogram
There are 180 degrees in a triangle
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