Parts of the typewriter

Business Studies J.S.S 1 Third Term


Parts of the typewriter

Performance Objectives

The student should be able to:

     1. Identify the parts of the typewriter.

     2. Mention the uses of the parts of the typewriter.


Parts of the typewriter

1. Carriage

The carriage is a box-like structure that contains the mechanisms that hold and position the paper, as well as the paper itself. As you type, a device called an escapement moves the carriage from right to left in precise steps, advancing the page along so that the letters are typed in sequence. The carriage return lever allows the carriage to move back to the beginning of.... View More

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