How's Your Ballet Brain?

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 995

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This quiz will test your knowledge of ballet and help you study if you are ballet level one or higher :)!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many basic positions are there in ballet?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

    • E. 

      8

  • 2. 
    Who created the five positions in ballet?
    • A. 

      Louis XIV

    • B. 

      Pierre Beauchamps

    • C. 

      George Balanchine

    • D. 

      Ms. Chelsea :)

    • E. 

      Bill the Ballerina

  • 3. 
    Who started the first ballet school in France?
    • A. 

      Louis XIV

    • B. 

      Pierre Beauchamps

    • C. 

      George Balanchine

    • D. 

      Ms. Chelsea

    • E. 

      Bill the Ballerina

  • 4. 
    What year was the school started?
    • A. 

      1987

    • B. 

      1855

    • C. 

      1661

    • D. 

      200 BC

    • E. 

      2010

  • 5. 
    True or False, Pas De Chat means step of the mouse.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What are male and female ballet dancers called?
    • A. 

      Ballerinas

    • B. 

      Crazy dancing people

    • C. 

      Malerina and Femalerina

    • D. 

      Twinkle Toes

    • E. 

      Ballerinos or danseurs and Ballerinas

  • 7. 
    Which ballet steps are not generally performed at the barre?
    • A. 

      Plie, Frappe, Tendu

    • B. 

      Eleve, Passe, Coupe

    • C. 

      Jete, Pique Turns, Attitude Tore

    • D. 

      Battement, Arabesque, Sous sous

    • E. 

      Kicks, Flips, Crazy Tricks

  • 8. 
    Which group of ballets are all real ballets and which are fake?
    • A. 

      Cinderella, Snow White, Shrek

    • B. 

      Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, The 12 Dancing Princesses

    • C. 

      Ann's Magical Dream, Reaching Beyond the Classroom, Bust a Move

    • D. 

      Giselle, La Bayadere, Les Sylphides

    • E. 

      The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Duck Lake

  • 9. 
    Did you like this quiz?
    • A. 

      Yes!

    • B. 

      It was okay,I guess

    • C. 

      No.

    • D. 

      I don't know

    • E. 

      Can you repeat the question?

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