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Table 2 The seven tasks along with the minimum numbers of strikes and taps

From: Towards affective touch interaction: predicting mobile user emotion from finger strokes

Serial No Task Description Min no of Strikes Min no of Taps
1 Setting a reminder Set a reminder for a specific date and time. Also type a reminder message (‘bday’) 3 7
2 Play a song There is a list of 30 songs in alphabetical order and user has to play a particular song, which is 5th from the last 2 2
3 Type keyword on message screen Type ‘hello’ word on message screen and select the send button 1 7
4 Calling a contact There is a list of 25 contacts in phone directory and user has to call one of them, which is 5th from the bottom of the list 3 2
5 Drawing task Draw a pattern ‘THE IIT LIFE’ on a blank canvas 29 1
6 Edit a contact There is a list of 25 contacts in phone directory and user has to edit one contact which is the second last in the list 2 7
7 Type URL Type ‘google’ on URL box and select the search button 2 8