Slam Dunk Typing (PC and Mac, CD-ROM) Electronic Arts - 1995 USA, Canada Release (OEM)

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Slam Dunk Typing
Product ID 07209-21380oem
Product UPC 707209213803
Platform(s) PC and Mac
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1995
Publisher(s) Electronic Arts
Label Creative Wonders
Category(s) Education, Typing
Recommended age(s) 10+
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Learn to type. Guaranteed.
Ages 10 and up.

"An excellent instructional typing CD-ROM… engaging enough to make you forget you're learning." - Newsweek

Guaranteed results. Guaranteed fun.

  • Step-by-step approach.
  • 10 Skill levels.
  • Arcade-style games.
  • On-screen coaching.

Learning to type is boring, right? Not any more!
Now there's an exciting new approach to typing that combines the thrill of fast-paced basketball action with addictive games guaranteed to build typing proficiency. Learn the entire keyboard through 70 typing challenges, analyze your progress with customized stat charts, and put your skills to the test in a full court All-Star Championship. There's even a coach to monitor your progress and offer tips for improving your skills. Now learning to type is a slam dunk!

  • Proven step-by-step approach.
  • Focus on accuracy, rhythm and speed
  • Adrenaline- pumping, arcade style games.
  • 10 Skill levels from Rookie to All-Star
  • Perfect for home, office or school.

Step 1: Learn technique.
Your on-screen coach introduces correct hand placement while offering tips for improvement.

Step 2: Improve accuracy.
Passing and free throw drills improve finger positioning for the entire keyboard, including numbers, capitols and symbols.

Step 3: Build speed.
Full court basketball action tests offensive and defensive skills as it builds typing speed, agility and style!

Step 4: Develop rhythm.
Fast-paced music combined with authentic arena sounds develop rhythm and increase speed.

Step 5: Track progress.
Customized stats monitor progress and indicate keys needing further practice.

For more activities, downloads and to exchange ideas with parents, teachers and kids, join us on the Internet at http://www.creativewonders.com and on AOL at keyword: Creative Wonders.

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 486-66
Required RAM 8MB
Req. Hard Drive 5MB Free
Required CD Speed 2X
Required Audio SoundBlaster
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows 95
Required CPU 486-66
Required RAM 8MB
Req. Hard Drive 5MB Free
Required CD Speed 2X
Required Audio SoundBlaster
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Mac System 7.1
Required CPU Mac LC III
Required RAM 8MB
Req. Hard Drive 5MB Free
Required CD Speed 2X
Supported Video 13" 256 Color

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