Types Of Dance Quiz! Trivia

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Types Of Dance Quiz! Trivia

Types of dance quiz trivia. Dance is a method of expression of how music makes you feel—different types of music call for different dances. For example, salsa goes well with Latina or Spanish music, while break dancing goes well with hip-hop. How good are you at the waltz and do you consider yourself a good dancer? This quiz will help you find out. Do give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What country did Kpanlogo dance originate in?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Ghana

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 2. 
    In a ballroom dance, what direction do partners usually move when they assume the promenade position?
    • A. 

      Diagonally

    • B. 

      Right

    • C. 

      Forwards

    • D. 

      Left

  • 3. 
    What is the shark-skin drum traditionally used when performing Hula dance called?
    • A. 

      Pahu

    • B. 

      Tambourine

    • C. 

      Hawaiian Drum

    • D. 

      Tom-Tom

  • 4. 
    What social class of Argentinean people originally developed the Tango?
    • A. 

      Middle Class

    • B. 

      Lower Class And Immigrants

    • C. 

      Merchants

    • D. 

      Rich Upper Class

  • 5. 
    In 1969 and 1970, what destructive action was Breakdance promoted as an alternative to?
    • A. 

      Gang Warfare

    • B. 

      Eavesdropping

    • C. 

      Gambling

    • D. 

      Shoplifting

  • 6. 
    Where was "salsa", which originally referred to many different types of dance, said to be invented?
    • A. 

      Mexico

    • B. 

      New York

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 7. 
    What country did the Cha-Cha dance initially appear in?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Haiti

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      Ghana

  • 8. 
    In South America, during what type of situation is Samba dance typically performed?
    • A. 

      Festivals

    • B. 

      Dinner Parties

    • C. 

      Political Occasions

    • D. 

      Funerals

  • 9. 
    Approximately how old is Breakdance?
    • A. 

      50 Years

    • B. 

      500 Years

    • C. 

      1000 Years

    • D. 

      1,000,000 Years

  • 10. 
    In what decade was the "cha-cha" invented?
    • A. 

      1980's

    • B. 

      1900's

    • C. 

      1860's

    • D. 

      1600's

  • 11. 
    Which country did the Samba, a festive dance, originate in?
    • A. 

      Ireland

    • B. 

      Brazil

    • C. 

      Romania

    • D. 

      Belize

  • 12. 
    Which two regions had a prominent influence on the evolution of dance in the 20th century?
    • A. 

      Europe And Asia

    • B. 

      Africa And Caribbean

    • C. 

      South America And Australia

    • D. 

      North America And Antarctica

  • 13. 
    Which dance is a slow variant of the Mambo?
    • A. 

      Flamenco

    • B. 

      Boogie

    • C. 

      Cha-Cha

    • D. 

      Square Dance

  • 14. 
    When dancing the Flamenco, where do men's hands traditionally go?
    • A. 

      Above The Waist

    • B. 

      Below The Waist

    • C. 

      Raised By The Head

    • D. 

      Move Constantly

  • 15. 
    Approximately when was the Polka invented?
    • A. 

      1950's

    • B. 

      1690's

    • C. 

      1830's

    • D. 

      1710's