Do You Miss Being An Acrobat?

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Do You Miss Being An Acrobat?

Acrobatics, from the Greek word 'akrobateo' which translates as to walk on tip toe strut, is the performance of extraordinary feats of balance, agility, and motor coordination.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How is the Tempo routine now called?
    • A. 

      Combined

    • B. 

      Balance

    • C. 

      Dynamic

    • D. 

      Static

  • 2. 
    How many routines are available in an acrobatic gymnastics competition?
    • A. 

      3 routines

    • B. 

      2 routines

    • C. 

      1 routine

    • D. 

      4 routines

  • 3. 
    In which year was the acrobatics first used as a specific sport?
    • A. 

      1950

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1940

    • D. 

      1930

  • 4. 
    In which year was the first acrobatic gymnastics world championship held?
    • A. 

      1974

    • B. 

      1975

    • C. 

      1973

    • D. 

      1972

  • 5. 
    What was the Balance routine formerly called?
    • A. 

      Dynamic

    • B. 

      Static

    • C. 

      Tempo

    • D. 

      Combined

  • 6. 
    Which arts from 2000 BC depict acrobatic feats on the backs of bulls?
    • A. 

      Minoan

    • B. 

      Mycenaen

    • C. 

      Aztec

    • D. 

      Mayan

  • 7. 
    Which body governs the Acrobatic gymnastics sport?
    • A. 

      World Gymnastics Association

    • B. 

      International Association of Gymnists

    • C. 

      International Organisation Of Gymnastics Standards

    • D. 

      International Federation of Gymnastics

  • 8. 
    Which is the 3rd routine performed at senior levels of competition?
    • A. 

      Dynamic

    • B. 

      Combined

    • C. 

      Tempo

    • D. 

      Balance

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not used in aerial acrobatics?
    • A. 

      Trapeze

    • B. 

      Rope

    • C. 

      Sword

    • D. 

      Cloud swing

  • 10. 
    Which type of acrobat performs in the air?
    • A. 

      Contortionist

    • B. 

      Aerialist

    • C. 

      Juggler

    • D. 

      Parkour