Quiz: You'll Only Pass This Test If You Were An Irish Dancer


Were you really an Irish dancer?

Take this quiz to test how much you really remember about Irish dancing, including the shoes and costumes worn and the steps performed.

 Jan 24, 2017

1 of 10Pick your answer!

What are shoes for light Irish dancing made of?
Soft leather

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Shoes used to perform hard-shoe dances now contain fiberglass tips for a better sound. True or false?

3 of 10Pick your answer!

Are traditional set dances usually performed at fast or slow tempos?

4 of 10Pick your answer!

Which of the following is NOT a type of Irish dance?
Figure Dancing
Square Dancing
Set Dancing

5 of 10Pick your answer!

In which Irish location are the Irish Dancing World Championships usually held?

6 of 10Pick your answer!

What is the dress called worn by Irish dancers at the highest level of competition?
Solo Dress
Dancing Dress
School Dress

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Which ancient manuscript inspired many of the Celtic designs used on Irish dance costumes?
Book of Kerry
Book of Kells
Book of Kent

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Which of the following is NOT a traditional set dance?
Plenty Drury
St. Patrick's Day
The Blackbird

9 of 10Pick your answer!

How must your hands be placed when doing a solo dance?
On your hips
Clasped together
Down by your sides

10 of 10Pick your answer!

Which of the following kinds of dance has Irish Dancing influenced?
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