Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know These Ballet Terms?

Are you a true ballerina?

 Jan 24, 2017
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Question: 1/10What does this mean?

Where a dancer jumps in the air
Where a dancer stands with one leg lifted and bent at the knee
Where a dancer bends their knees

Question: 2/10What does this mean?


Question: 3/10What does this mean?

Quality of a jump
Height of a jump
Duration of a jump

Question: 4/10What does this mean?

The door to the dressing room
The ribbons on ballet shoes
The horizontal bar in a studio

Question: 5/10What does this mean?

Where the dancer points their foot
Where the dancer moves while alternating balance between their feet
Where the dancer leaps in the air

Question: 6/10What does this mean?

The middle section of any dance
he portion of the classroom away from the barre
The part of the stage closest to the audience

Question: 7/10What does this mean?


Question: 8/10What does this mean?

Where the dancer spins
Where the dancer throws their leg in the air at the barre
Where one foot takes the other’s place

Question: 9/10What does this mean?

Background Dancer

Question: 10/10What does this mean?

Type of jump
Type of foot position
Type of arm position
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