Quiz: If You Can Get 10/15 On This Test, You Must Have Danced Ballet

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A quiz on everything you would know if you danced ballet, from positions to french translations and everything in-between!

 Mar 06, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
What language is ballet traditionally taught in?
French
Latin
Spanish
2 of 15Pick your answer!
How many positions are there in ballet?
4
5
7
3 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the term for a grand leap?
grand jeté
glissade
plié
4 of 15Pick your answer!
In ballet you never want your feet to be ___________?
flexed
pointed
sickled
5 of 15Pick your answer!
In ballet, what does "pas de chat" mean?
little jump
the step of the cat
no cats
6 of 15Pick your answer!
What does "en dehor" mean?
outward
clockwise
inward
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Where would you warm up your pliés, tendus, and battements?
at the bar
across the floor
on the floor
8 of 15Pick your answer!
How do your feet move in a "pas de bourrée"?
they step forward
they step backward
the cross behind each other
9 of 15Pick your answer!
What is a "changé"?
a substitution of one ballerina for another
a step where you alternate kicking your feet
a leap in which your feet change positions
10 of 15Pick your answer!
What does "plié" mean?
to jump
to peal
to fold
11 of 15Pick your answer!
What is it called when you graduate to a new kind of ballet shoes?
Being on pointe
Kindergarten
Changé
12 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the difference between a "plié" and a "demi-plié"?
a demi-plié has a jump
a demi-plié doesn't have arm movements
a demi-plié is half of a plié
13 of 15Pick your answer!
Where was ballet first performed?
America
Canada
France
14 of 15Pick your answer!
What famous ballet is performed around Christmas?
Swan Lake
Sleeping Beauty
The Nutcracker
15 of 15Pick your answer!
True or false: A male dancer lifts over 1-1/2 tons worth of ballerinas during performances.
True
False
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