Highland Fling Theory Quiz

Highland Fling Theory Quiz

1. How many basic steps are in the Highland Fling?
a. 4
b. 6
c. 8
d. 12

2. Which Highland Fling steps have alternate steps?
a. 2nd, 4th, 6th, 7th
b. 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
c. 1st, 5th, 6th, 8th
d. 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th

3. How many beats of music can be counted in the intro?
a. 4
b. 8
c. 12
d. 16

4. How many bars of music can be counted in one step of the Highland Fling?
a. 4
b. 8
c. 16
d. None. The Highland Fling is not counted in bars.

5. Which movement is common in the Highland Fling?
a. Heel-and-toe
b. Pas de basque
c. Shedding
d. Pivot turn

6. Which steps contain a shedding turn?
a. 1st, 3rd, 7th, 7th alternate, 8th, 8th alternate
b. 1st, 3rd, 7th alternate, 8th
c. 1st, 3rd, 7th alternate, 8th alternate
d. 1st, 2nd, 4th, 8th

7. Which steps contain the backstep movement?
a. 2nd and 5th
b. 2nd and 2nd alternate
c. 2nd and 6th
d. 2nd, 5th, and 5th alternate

8. Which movement is danced in the 5th alternate step that is not danced in the 5th step?
a. Shedding
b. Highcut in front
c. Backstep
d. Round the leg

9. In the 6th step, which position is the working foot in during the 3rd beat of the 2nd bar?
a. 3rd aerial
b. 2nd aerial low
c. 3rd rear aerial
d. 2nd

10. In the 6th alternate step, which position is the working foot in during the 3rd beat of the 2nd bar?
a. 3rd aerial
b. 2nd aerial low
c. 3rd rear aerial
d. 2nd

Answers:
1. c
2. b
3. d
4. b
5. c
6. a
7. d
8. b
9. c
10. b