WONDER #896: Can You Do a Jig?

Question 1 of 3

According to this WONDER, how long ago do historians think the jig has been around?

  1. 1800s
  2. 1900s
  3. 1500s
  4. 1600s

Question 2 of 3

The fast footwork in a jig has spread this type of dancing from Ireland to . . .

  1. Great Britain, France, and Spain.
  2. Great Britain, Italy, and Greece.
  3. France, Portugal, and Poland.
  4. Spain, Norway, and Germany.

Question 3 of 3

According to this WONDER, what is a jig?

  1. A pattern for making something.
  2. A form of exercise where people wear tennis shoes and run down the sidewalk, street, or trail.
  3. A rough-edged piece of material.
  4. A joyful, lively dance traditionally performed by large groups of people at Irish celebrations.

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