How Well Do You Know Ballet? (1)

How Well Do You Know Ballet? (1)

Test your knowledge of this beautiful and graceful art form with our ballet quiz!

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Who is often credited with creating the first ballet?

Who is often credited with creating the first ballet?
Anna Pavlova
Catherine de' Medici
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Marius Petipa
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Which term refers to a 180-degree turn done on one leg in ballet?

Which term refers to a 180-degree turn done on one leg in ballet?
Sauté
Piqué
Pirouette
Chassé
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What is the role of the male dancer who partners with the female lead called?

What is the role of the male dancer who partners with the female lead called?
Principal
Soloist
Corps de Ballet
Character Dancer
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Which ballet position has the legs turned out and heels together?

Which ballet position has the legs turned out and heels together?
First Position
Second Position
Third Position
Fifth Position
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What is the term for a ballet dancer's outfit?

What is the term for a ballet dancer's outfit?
Tutu
Pointe Shoes
Costume
Leotard
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Which famous ballet features a story about a young girl named Clara?

Which famous ballet features a story about a young girl named Clara?
Swan Lake
The Nutcracker
Giselle
Coppélia
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Who composed the famous ballet music 'The Nutcracker'?

Who composed the famous ballet music 'The Nutcracker'?
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Ludwig van Beethoven
Johann Strauss II
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Which ballet term means 'to bend'?

Which ballet term means 'to bend'?
Pas de Deux
Saut de Chat
Plié
Développé
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What is the name of the famous ballet school in Moscow, Russia?

What is the name of the famous ballet school in Moscow, Russia?
The Royal Ballet School
American Ballet Theatre School
Bolshoi Ballet Academy
Paris Opera Ballet School
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Which ballet term refers to a high jump with one leg extended and the other brought up to meet it?

Which ballet term refers to a high jump with one leg extended and the other brought up to meet it?
Grand Jeté
Fouetté
En Pointe
Adagio
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Which ballet features a tragic love story between a peasant girl and a nobleman?

Which ballet features a tragic love story between a peasant girl and a nobleman?
Don Quixote
La Bayadère
Giselle
Romeo and Juliet