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Ballet Test Review

Five Positions of the Feet and Arms <img src=" alt="Image result for Five Positions of the Feet and Arms"/>
Bras bas low arms
Demi pointe//full pointe half pointe//full pointe
plié to bend
Grand big/full
Ronde de jambe en l’air circular movement of the leg in the air
Relevé to rise
Penché leaning
Tendu to stretch or pull
Cambré arched (Bend of the waist to the front, side or back)
Arabesque in arabic fashion
Soutenu sustained
Grand battement big beating
Pas de bourrée step of bourrée
Ronde de jambe circular movement of the leg
Pirouette to whirl or spin
Pas de chat step of the cat
Port de bras carriage of the arms
Chassé to chase
Chainé chain or link
Piqué to prick
Grand jeté big throw
Balleto little dance
Where did ballet begin? began during the renaissance in Italy
When did ballet move to france? in the 16th century
before performing a Ballet pirouette, we plie (bend) in what position of the feet? 4th position
Created by: cc1685
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