Testing Reading Comprehension
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This Demonstration tests reading comprehension by flashing words from a passage of Alice in Wonderland at a fixed speed. The average reading speed is about 250 words per minute (wpm) . You can choose settings for light colors and text size, which are among various options that affect reading speed.
Contributed by: Jonathan Lu (March 2020)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA
This was a project for Advanced Topics in Mathematics II, 2019–2020, Torrey Pines High School, San Diego, CA.
 M. Seidenberg, "Sorry, But Speed Reading Won't Help You Read More," Wired, (Jan 24, 2017). www.wired.com/2017/01/make-resolution-read-speed-reading-wont-help.