Dance Crazes Trivia Quiz

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Dance Crazes Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The merengue, the samba, the rhumba and the cha-cha were all part of what dance craze?
    • A. 

      Roman

    • B. 

      Latin

    • C. 

      Polish

    • D. 

      Greek

  • 2. 
    What dance craze did Chubby Checker popularize?
    • A. 

      The Choo-Choo

    • B. 

      The Polka

    • C. 

      The Cha-Cha

    • D. 

      The Twist

  • 3. 
    Which of these dance crazes is categorized as a four wall line dance?
    • A. 

      The Shuffle

    • B. 

      The Charleston

    • C. 

      The Twist

    • D. 

      The Electric Slide

  • 4. 
    The Pony, The Dog and The Chicken were popular through what decade?
    • A. 

      1990s

    • B. 

      1940s

    • C. 

      1920s

    • D. 

      1960s

  • 5. 
    Why was the song "The Loco-Motion" written?
    • A. 

      To create a new dance craze

    • B. 

      To inspire physical fitness

    • C. 

      To promote a new cereal

    • D. 

      To promote rail travel

  • 6. 
    How was the Chicken Noodle Dance popularized in 2010?
    • A. 

      On the streets

    • B. 

      On MTV

    • C. 

      On YouTube

    • D. 

      On Tweeter

  • 7. 
    The Hokey-cokey, Okey-cokey are alternate names for what popular group dance?
    • A. 

      The Macarena

    • B. 

      The Chicken Dance

    • C. 

      The Polka

    • D. 

      The Hokey-pokey

  • 8. 
    What Beyonce song started the first major dance craze of the millennium?
    • A. 

      Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

    • B. 

      Crazy In Love

    • C. 

      If I Were A Boy

    • D. 

      Beautiful Liar

  • 9. 
    The Hustle and The Bump were two popular dances during what craze?
    • A. 

      Ballroom

    • B. 

      Rock

    • C. 

      Line Dancing

    • D. 

      Disco

  • 10. 
    In what decade did the jitterbug craze sweep the world?
    • A. 

      1960s

    • B. 

      1940s

    • C. 

      1890s

    • D. 

      1920s

  • 11. 
    How many dance crazes are named in the 1962 song, "Land of A Thousand Dances"?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      126

    • D. 

      1000

  • 12. 
    The Lindy Hop was based on what popular dance of the 1920s?
    • A. 

      The Cupid Shuffle

    • B. 

      The Charleston

    • C. 

      The Carlton Dance

    • D. 

      The Algorithm March

  • 13. 
    The dance "The Bartman" was the product of what TV show?
    • A. 

      All In The Family

    • B. 

      The Simpsons

    • C. 

      South Park

    • D. 

      Maverick

  • 14. 
    What dance craze title ranks number one on "Billboard's All Time Latin Songs"?
    • A. 

      The Conga

    • B. 

      The Bump

    • C. 

      Macarena

    • D. 

      Cha-Cha-Cha

  • 15. 
    Breakdancing developed in tandem with what type of music?
    • A. 

      Soul

    • B. 

      Hip-hop

    • C. 

      Rap

    • D. 

      R&B

  • 16. 
    What is the term commonly used by the media for the dance craze "b-boying"?
    • A. 

      Sliding

    • B. 

      Ad libbing

    • C. 

      Breakdancing

    • D. 

      Shuffling

  • 17. 
    From the 1950s through the 1970s, how often did a new dance craze appear?
    • A. 

      Every other day

    • B. 

      Nearly every week

    • C. 

      Every year

    • D. 

      Once a month

  • 18. 
    The Lindy Hop was named in honor of whom?
    • A. 

      Aviator Charles Lindbergh

    • B. 

      Actress Linda Fiorentino

    • C. 

      Lindy Fralin Pickups

    • D. 

      Financier Lindel Lewis

  • 19. 
    What wedding reception favorite was written by Werner Thomas?
    • A. 

      The Conga

    • B. 

      The Electric Slide

    • C. 

      The Chicken Dance

    • D. 

      The Macarena

  • 20. 
    What do DJs report is more frequently requested than "We Are Family" and "RESPECT"?
    • A. 

      The Macarena

    • B. 

      Shout

    • C. 

      Y.M.C.A.

    • D. 

      The Chicken Dance

  • 21. 
    Who was the first to namecheck the dance style with the song title "Deep In Vogue"?
    • A. 

      Madonna

    • B. 

      Vogue Evolution

    • C. 

      Malcolm McLaren

    • D. 

      Michael Jackson

  • 22. 
    Where was the dance craze "The Vogue" created?
    • A. 

      Akron, Ohio

    • B. 

      Los Angeles

    • C. 

      Harlem

    • D. 

      Miami

  • 23. 
    Who claims to have invented both the Electric Slide and The Robot?
    • A. 

      Donald Trump

    • B. 

      Ricky Martin

    • C. 

      MC Hammer

    • D. 

      Ric Silver

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