Today's Random Useless Fact part 4 (in Off-topic)

SimplyNic April 1 2008 2:23 AM EDT

The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing.

Wizard'sFirstRule April 1 2008 2:32 AM EDT


ActionAction April 1 2008 2:53 AM EDT

.. but on a typical computer (with QWERTY keyboard), one uses their right hand far, far more :). It's why everyone should go Dvorak!~

th00p April 1 2008 3:23 PM EDT

The average person's right hand does over 90% of the mouse clicking and moving.

drudge April 1 2008 3:27 PM EDT

my right hand does 100% of the mouse moving and clicking

bartjan April 1 2008 3:32 PM EDT

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(That's what you get if you type blind on a Dvorak keyboard ;)

Eliteofdelete [Battle Royale] April 1 2008 4:19 PM EDT

True, but do you know what?

Eliteofdelete [Battle Royale] April 1 2008 4:19 PM EDT

Sorry, I meant to say "why".

Wasp [C and S Forgery Lmtd.] April 1 2008 5:03 PM EDT

I use my left hand to do most of my typing. Funny that

Paddy Boy April 1 2008 5:08 PM EDT

Does the fact that I'm left-handed invert those statistics for me?

smallpau1 - Go Blues [Lower My Fees] April 1 2008 5:11 PM EDT

(QWERTY keyboard)

Long Left-handed (only) words Q W E R T A S D F G Z X C V B:
* abracadabra
* aftereffects
* aftertastes
* afterwards
* cabbages
* crabgrasses
* databases
* desegregated
* gazettes
* readdressed
* reverberated
* stagecraft
* steadfast
* stewardesses
* sweetbreads
* tradecrafts
* vertebrates
* wastewaters
* watercrafts
* watercress

Long Right-Handed (only) Words Y U I O P H J K L N M:
* hokypoky
* lollipop
* minimill
* monohull
* monopoly
* polyphony
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