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    How Fast Do You Read?

    Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Charisma, Apr 19, 2008.

    Have a look, you might find out something you always wanted to know...or not.
    http://mindbluff.com/askread.htm
     
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    Kewlie. My score was
     
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    Yeehaw.
     
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    Oww,, fast reader. I thought I was taking ages, I had to pause on a few of the words as they were a little . . . difficult. Hehee.
     
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    I think the second test might be easy. Let me try.
     
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    Mine was 300-350.
     
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    Same result for the second test too. Cool.

    I'm winning, I'm winning. xD
     
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    "You read between 400 - 450 words per minute. Well above average reading level. (The average rate is between 200 - 250 words per minute.) It is assumed that you did not skim the words nor fail to understand the meaning of what was read."


    woop woop
     
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    Hmmph. Not fair. :p
     
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    Hahahaa,, this is what I got on the second

    Hhahaaaaaa
     
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    I got:
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    edit... on the second one:
    I was surprised on that one. I guess they must adjust it based on difficulty? I didn't feel like I read as far...
     
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    Wow, that's weird...
     
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    I type approx. 40 words per minute.
     
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    83 wpm for me.

    ...I guess I'm fast. lol. I spend too much time on computers.
     
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    Mine is about 78 words a minute. I feel better after the poor readin test :p
     
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    Yikes. I'm bad.
     
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    125 wpm.


    woop woop
     
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    Jesus that's fast
     
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    i've always been a 'fast' reader... and no, i don't skim... and yes, i do understand the meaning and all of the words...
     
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    I read about 450-500 words... and type about 80 wpm...

    I'm no genius, but I do alright.

    ...Maia, I, the fastest reader of my school (I was tested), officially bow to you.
     
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    You read between 300 - 350 words per minute. Above-average reading level. (The average rate is between 200 - 250 words per minute.)

    seems about rightah3o
     
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    ohk....the reading tests-first one:

    Second:

     
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    You read between 650 - 700 words per minute. Extremely efficient reading level. (The average rate is between 200 - 250 words per minute.) It is assumed that you did not skim the words nor fail to understand the meaning of what was read. 750-800ish on Test #2.
     
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    You read between 250 - 300 words per minute. Above-average reading level. (The average rate is between 200 - 250 words per minute.) It is assumed that you did not skim the words nor fail to understand the meaning of what was read.

    I'm happy with that. After all, I'm trying to be a writer, not a reader, lol. Plus, I'm into quality, not quantity.

    ~Natalie
     

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