10 most difficult dance riddles A list of dance related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Music quiz What is the origin of the dance name "Foxtrot"?It originates from the actor's Harry Fox last name. Harry Fox has indeed introduced trotting steps to this dance never before seen in ballet. In assumption, foxtrot was supposed to be a simple, smooth and relaxation giving dance. In its way of evolution it has become very technical and is called today "the world's hardest stroll".very hard 28% it resembled a fox's attack because the tempo of steps based on syncopated counting slow-slow-fast-fit resembled a fox's attack because the tempo of steps based on syncopated counting slow-slow-fast-f35%it was one of the smoothier dances and it resembled a sneaking fox it was one of the smoothier dances and it resembled a sneaking fox 24%it originates from the actor's Harry Fox last nameit originates from the actor's Harry Fox last name28%it introduced trotting stepsit introduced trotting steps11%Created by: Rafał. Statistics based on 5926 answers in 2 languages »music riddles » In which dance form professional dancers are typically older?Flamenco. In traditional flamenco, young people are not considered to have the emotional maturity to adequately convey the "duende" (soul) of the genre. Therefore unlike other dance forms, where dancers turn professional early to take advantage of youth and strength, many flamenco dancers do not hit their peak until their thirties and will continue to perform into their fifties and beyond.hard 44% tangotango21%flamencoflamenco44%cha-cha-chacha-cha-cha3%waltzwaltz29%Created by: Satish Bernard. Statistics based on 5173 answers in 2 languages » Where does the name of the Charleston dance come from?Charleston, South Carolina. The was named by composer James P. Johnson for the harbor city of Charleston. Johnson said he first heard the rhythm from Charleston dockworkers.hard 55% Charleston, South CarolinaCharleston, South Carolina55%Lord Edward CharlestonLord Edward Charleston22%Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh10%Charleston Building, ChicagoCharleston Building, Chicago12%Created by: stig. Statistics based on 13720 answers in 2 languages »history of the United States riddles » Where is this dance from?Thailand. Dance is the main dramatic art form of Thailand. For centuries, the elegant Thai dance drama was supported by regal patronage.hard 55% JapanJapan13%IndiaIndia24%ThailandThailand55%AndalusiaAndalusia7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8747 answers in 2 languages »Thailand riddles » Where is cha-cha-cha dance from?Cuba. In 1952, Pierre Zurcher-Margolle, a dance teacher from London known as Monsieur Pierre, visited Cuba to find out how and what Cubans were dancing at the time. He brought cha-cha-cha to England and eventually created what is now known as ballroom cha-cha-cha. Typically it is danced to authentic Cuban music.average 61% CubaCuba61%BrazilBrazil19%SpainSpain14%United StatesUnited States4%Created by: Monica Stiller. Statistics based on 13985 answers in 2 languages »Caribbean riddles » What is the lively Spanish dance called Paso Doble modelled after?Bullfight. Paso doble is the type of music played in bullfights during the bullfighters' entrance to the ring or during the passes just before the kill. Famous bullfighters have been honored with pasodoble tunes named after them.average 62% lovers' quarrellovers' quarrel33%chasechase2%bullfightbullfight62%sea stormsea storm1%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 18509 answers in 2 languages »Spain riddles » Where is this traditional dress from?Andalusia. In Spain, every autonomous region has its own national costume. average 62% RomaniaRomania18%CubaCuba14%AndalusiaAndalusia62%PersiaPersia4%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8957 answers in 2 languages »traditional clothing riddles » What dance is that?Maculelê is a dance from Africa developed in Brazil. When the leader gives the signal to begin playing Maculelê, two people enter the circle, and to the rhythm of the atabaque, they begin striking their own and each other's sticks together. On the first three beats, they strike their own sticks together, making expressive and athletic dance movements, and on each fourth beat, they strike each other's respective right-hand stick together. In some capoeira schools, students perform maculelê using a pair of machetes!average 63% MaculelêMaculelê63%HulaHula27%KrakowiakKrakowiak2%ReggaetonReggaeton7%Created by: Mergins. Statistics based on 3036 answers in 4 languages »Brazil riddles » Where did samba originate?Brazil. Samba was founded in the early 20th century in Brazil and it is important part of Brazilian culture. The roots of dance go back to Africa - music and beliefs of people from western part of the continent.easy 70% SpainSpain5%ArgentinaArgentina12%BrazilBrazil70%CubaCuba12%Created by: Oskar Gryz. Statistics based on 3044 answers in 2 languages » Where is this dance from?Ireland. Irish dancing is notable for its rapid leg and foot movements, body and arms being kept largely stationary.easy 72% ScotlandScotland14%IrelandIreland72%AustriaAustria7%NorwayNorway5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8292 answers in 2 languages »Ireland riddles » Play music quiz and see all the questions.