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1

What are the four main sources of gymnastics?

- Military
- Education
- Medical
- Performing Arts

2

What are four gymnastics events that come from a military origin?

- rings in artistic gymnastics
- pommel horse in artistic gymnastics
- vault in artistic gymnastics
- clubs in Rhythmic

3

What are Johann Freidrich Gutsmuths and Friedrich Ludwig Jahn the fathers of?

They are considered the grandfathers of Artistic Gymnastics - they invented the horizontal bar and parallel bars

4

What type of gymnastics were used for medical reasons?

as rehab for people that had been in accidents in the world wars, from missing limbs, etc.

5

What historical origin does Cirque du Soleil have?

Performing arts

6

What are the 5 apparatus of Rhythmic Gymnastics?

- Rope
- Hoop
- Balls
- Clubs
- Ribbon

7

What are the 6 events of Men's Artistic Gymnastics?

- Floor Exercise
- Pommel Horse
- Rings
- Vault
- Parallel Bars
- Horizontal Bar

8

What are the four events for Women's Artistic Gymnastics?

- Vault
- Asymmetric Bars
- Balance Beam
- Floor exercise

9

What are the 5 Acrobatic Gymnastics?

- men's pairs
- women's pairs
- mixed pairs
- women's 3s
- men's 4s

10

What are the 4 Aerobic Gymnastics?

- Individual male or female
- mixed pairs
- trios
- groups of 6 gymnasts