Tinikling Culture Shock

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Culture shock quiz for tinikling


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  • 1. 
    What does the dance imitate?
    • A. 

      Spiders jumping

    • B. 

      Tinikling birds walking

    • C. 

      Fish swimming

    • D. 

      Dogs sitting

    • E. 

      Snakes crawling

  • 2. 
    What does tinikling mean?
    • A. 

      Crawling dance

    • B. 

      Jumping dance

    • C. 

      Squatting dance

    • D. 

      Baboo dance

    • E. 

      Stick dance

  • 3. 
    What is a theory of origin for tinikling?
    • A. 

      Started by people jumping over water

    • B. 

      Started by people jumping over hot coals

    • C. 

      Started by people who worked on the fields

    • D. 

      Started by people who swam through rivers

    • E. 

      Started by people who were doing the rain dance

  • 4. 
    What was the purpose of tinikling?
    • A. 

      Punishment

    • B. 

      Praise

    • C. 

      Test of will

    • D. 

      Reward

    • E. 

      Children's game

  • 5. 
    What was the significance of jumping?
    • A. 

      Escape the snakes

    • B. 

      Keep feet clean

    • C. 

      Avoid the hot water

    • D. 

      Avoid the bamboo sticks clacking together

  • 6. 
    What was the reward for having bruised feet?
    • A. 

      More work

    • B. 

      A feast

    • C. 

      Freedom from duties

    • D. 

      New clothes

    • E. 

      Less work