WONDER #2674: Who Is Misty Copeland?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Misty Copeland started practicing ballet at the age of 13.
  2. Everyone should try dancing because it can be a fun and fulfilling pastime.
  3. The Boys & Girls Club has many opportunities for kids to discover what they’re passionate about.
  4. Misty Copeland is a ballerina, author, and fitness advisor who works to make the ballet world more inclusive.

Question 2 of 3

In her book, Misty Copeland stressed that _______________ make a ballerina.

  1. chance and luck
  2. skill and hard work
  3. body type and natural talent
  4. tights and slippers

Question 3 of 3

Which statement about Misty Copeland is NOT true?

  1. Misty Copeland is the American Ballet Theatre’s first Black female principal dancer.
  2. Misty Copeland took her first ballet class at the Boys & Girls Club.
  3. Misty Copeland started ballet at age 13.
  4. Misty Copeland was born in San Francisco, California.

Check your answers online at https://wonderopolis.org/index.php/wonder/Who-Is-Misty-Copeland.