I consent to act as a subject in an experiment that will test "mouse-typing" ability on several versions of a screen-based keyboard. I agree to let the resulting data be used for analysis and presentation subject to the conditions below:
Name:_____________ Signature____________________________________ Date:____________________
Place a checkmark next to the most suitable choice
A) Are you comfortable typing with a Qwerty (standard) keyboard?
B) Do you:
C) Have you ever typed alphabetic text on an
___a phone pad?
If so, how often and how recent? __________________________________________
D) Do you usually use a mouse when you use a computer?
___never used a mouse before
E) Have you used the optical mouse on Sun workstations? (show them
the mouse if they are not sure)
___ I use it regularly
___ I have used it less than 5 times
___ I have never used it
F) Is there anything we should know about that may hinder your ability to mouse-type, for example, vision problems or physical disabilities? (Don't answer this if you don't want to.)
Which keyboard was used first? _______________________
Subjects comments after using the first keyboard:
Subjects comments after using the second keyboard:
Which Keyboard did you prefer?__________________________________
Do you have any comments about either keyboard?