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Audio course: Get to know Word: Create your first document

Test yourself

Complete the following test so you can be sure you understand the material. Your answers are private, and test results are not scored.


You can delete text by pressing either DELETE or BACKSPACE.

True.

False.

You place the insertion point in the middle of a paragraph and start typing. But the new text deletes existing text. What's the problem and how do you fix it?

Word is in Overtype mode. Press BACKSPACE and retype.

The DELETE key is pressed in. Press DELETE again.

Word is in Overtype mode. Press INSERT to turn it off.

Once you've deleted text, you can't get it back.

True.

False.

To delete text, the first thing you do is:

Press DELETE.

Press BACKSPACE.

Select the text you want to delete.

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