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To quote Snoopy, "To live is to dance; to dance is to live." Or, if you prefer a human authority, Friedrich Nietzsche declared, "We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once."   

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Hula: The Dance of Hawaii

Hollywood and tourists' dreams have romanticized Hawaii's indigenous dance. How much do you REALLY know about the hula?
Average (10 qns)
531 plays
Go Go Boots

When you watch a truly skilled dancer, it often seems as though there's nothing in the world except the music and their body -- but that's not quite true. Let's look at the footwear that helps make the fancy footwork possible.
Average (10 qns)
456 plays
Dancing with Bob

While thumbing through the telephone directory in the phone box outside his house, my friend Bob noticed an advertisement for a local dancing school, and decided to investigate the lessons on offer there.
Average (10 qns)
612 plays
Run, Twist, Stomp

Can you recognise these popular dances from a description of the dancers' movements or the music to which they are performing?
Easy (10 qns)
1557 plays
Ants in My Pants

... that's probably the kindest way to describe my dancing. But enough of that, as I start making moves, can you put names to my dance floor antics from the clues given?
Average (10 qns)
507 plays
Let's Dance

Match the 10 dance styles to the corresponding information about them.
Average (10 qns)
Dec 29 16
207 plays
It's Time to Line Dance

It's time to dance. Don't have a partner? No problem. It's time to line dance. So, get yourself in line and take this quiz. Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
507 plays
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

My fairy godmother has given me a magic pair of dancing shoes. With them I can journey through the land of dance.
Average (10 qns)
480 plays
Name that Dance

Dancing is an artistic way for us to express ourselves. We either watch dance, perform it, or occasionally break out into it during moments of joy or triumph. See how much you know about this art form/exercise/cultural activity that we all enjoy.
Average (10 qns)
399 plays
Trip the Light Fantastic

Ballroom dancing is a professional, highly skilled and beautiful art. Can you name ten of those dances from the photo clues given?
Very Easy (10 qns)
570 plays
Lose Yourself to Dance

Dancing is a part of practically all world cultures. Here are ten questions about ten of the worlds most popular dancers of the 20th century. A variety of dance styles will be covered.
Easy (10 qns)
711 plays
Tangos, Tarantellas and More

We're going to dance our way round the world. In each country we will do their national or most recognisable dance, so dancing shoes on and let's go.
Average (10 qns)
384 plays
Shake a Leg

The phrase "to shake a leg" can mean to go dancing. Here are ten different dances from different eras and different countries. Let's get moving!
Easy (10 qns)
1257 plays
Name that Dance, Part Two

When creating the quiz "Name that Dance, Part One", I realized how many different dances there are out there in the world. See if you can identify ten more of them in this second round.
Average (10 qns)
201 plays
So You Think You Know Dance?

Pick the correct dance.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 13 16
186 plays
Types of Dance

In this quiz I will describe a genre (type) of dance and you will have to tell what kind it is. This quiz may contain any type of dance from ballet to krump. Good luck! -Babystar
Average (10 qns)
1593 plays
Classical Dance Vocabulary

Most people in the dance industry today refer to positions and steps by their "American" or "Jazz" names, and not by their traditional French names. In this quiz you will learn the traditional names of dance steps.
Average (10 qns)
540 plays
Dance With Me

Pair these dances with the country they are most strongly associated with.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 30 16
339 plays
Beautiful Bassedanse

What do you know about the stately European "Queen of Measures"? Strut your stuff as you learn the true medieval meaning of 'perfect'.
Average (15 qns)
261 plays
History of Dance

Whether you're a dancing machine or have two left feet, I'm sure you'll find this quiz on the history of dance interesting. Cut a rug!
Very Difficult (10 qns)
789 plays
The Strange Art of Morris Dancing

At a summer event in the UK, you may see a performance by Morris dancers. As strange a dance as this may be, have you paid enough attention to what they were all about? Well, this quiz will test your knowledge of this peculiar form of folk dance.
Average (10 qns)
243 plays
Native American Powwows: Stories Through Art

Most of us look on the dances of Native Americans as works of art with fancy clothing, intricate footwork, and wonderful music. They are much more than that - they are the stories of the Native Americans.
Average (10 qns)
369 plays
Ballroom Blitz

Modern ballroom dancing has made its way into people's homes through a succession of TV competitions. This quiz is about matching a selection of ballroom dances to their country of origin. See how you go.
Average (10 qns)
Jul 31 16
228 plays
One Small Step

If you were born with "two-right feet" like me then dancing might as well be brain surgery. So let's go slow, you know "one small step" at a time. I'll give you written clues and pictures, and you tell me what type of dance I am performing poorly.
Easy (10 qns)
357 plays
So You Think You KNOW Dance?

Let's see how well you know about dance, its events and contributors!
Tough (10 qns)
387 plays
Modern Dancers

This is a fairly simple quiz about modern dancers through history.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
609 plays
Indonesian Dance Traditions

Much of the information in this quiz is derived from Xenia Zarina's 'Classic Dances of the Orient' and from the 'International Encyclopedia of Dance', 'Indonesia' entry. Enjoy!
Difficult (10 qns)
234 plays
Ballroom Dancers Anonymous

Once ballroom dancing becomes an addiction, normal life ceases to exist. You cannot listen to the radio without saying, "hmmm...that is a tango." These are songs I adore on the dance floor.
Average (15 qns)
276 plays
Classical Dances of India

India has a vast cultural heritage. here I aim to take you through a few performing arts: Classical dances of the country.
Difficult (10 qns)
294 plays
Contra Dance Basics

Here is a basic quiz on my favorite social activity, contra dance.
Average (10 qns)
177 plays
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