What Do You Know About Ballet Dancers?

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What Do You Know About Ballet Dancers? - Quiz

A ballet dancer as the name suggests, is a person skilled in the art of classical ballet. The population of Ballet dancing cut across both male and female genders though the art features hierarchy and gender specific roles. Have you seen a ballet dancer good in his craft before? Attempt the following questions intelligently if you are in the know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The  word "ballet" was originated from ............?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Korea

    • C. 

      Spain

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 2. 
    Professional female ballet dancers start training within what years?
    • A. 

      3-5 years

    • B. 

      5-7 years

    • C. 

      4-7 years

    • D. 

      2-4 years

  • 3. 
    What is “barre" used for when training in ballet dancing?
    • A. 

      It is used to ensure safety

    • B. 

      It is used to promote flexibility

    • C. 

      It is used as a form of platform

    • D. 

      It is used for support

  • 4. 
    Cross training techniques used by ballet dancers include the following except 
    • A. 

      Swimming

    • B. 

      Squatting

    • C. 

      Yoga 

    • D. 

      Pilates

  • 5. 
    The following benefits are characteristic of cross training effects except 
    • A. 

      Exercise diversity

    • B. 

      Increase stamina

    • C. 

      Increased strength

    • D. 

      Increased respiratory efficiency

  • 6. 
    The hierarchy of female ballet dancers is graduated into how many ranks?
    • A. 

      Six ranks

    • B. 

      Three ranks

    • C. 

      Four ranks

    • D. 

      Five ranks

  • 7. 
    Concerning a female ballet dancer, which of these is odd?
    • A. 

      Balleno

    • B. 

      Coryphée

    • C. 

      Sujet

    • D. 

      Prima ballerina

  • 8. 
    Concerning a male ballet dancer, which of these is odd?
    • A. 

      Balléni

    • B. 

      Corps de ballet

    • C. 

      Sujet

    • D. 

      Danseur

  • 9. 
    The following conditions are most common in ballet dancers except
    • A. 

      Meniscal tear

    • B. 

      Strain

    • C. 

      Tendonitis

    • D. 

      Muscle cramps

  • 10. 
    Which of these is not associated with ballet dancing?
    • A. 

      Barre

    • B. 

      Barre shoe

    • C. 

      Pointe shoe

    • D. 

      Pointe

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