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Horse Gaits & Movement Quiz

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Horse Gaits & Movement

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Horse Gaits Quiz Leaderboard by Date

  • hopeandgrace - 100%
  • hopeandgrace - 75%
  • R - 75%
  • aj - 100%
  • aj - 25%
  • Haylee - 87%
  • Kaelyn - 75%
  • sam - 50%
  • s - 37%
  • Jess - 75%

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Welcome to the Horse Gaits Quiz!

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How many beats are in a horse's walk?
True or False: There is a moment of suspension when all four legs are off the ground when a horse walks.
The trot averages how many miles per hour?
True or False: The trot is a diagonal gait, meaning the legs move in diagonal pairs.
What is the name of a western trot?
True or False: There is a moment of suspension in when a horse canters.
True or False: The canter is a diagonal gait which means the horse's legs move in diagonal pairs.
How many beats are in a gallop?

High Scores for the Horse Gaits Quiz

RankQuiz NameUserCorrect Score
1Horse Gaits QuizMeep7221100
2Horse Gaits QuizL100
3Horse Gaits QuizJJ100
4Horse Gaits QuizViolet100
5Horse Gaits Quizson100
6Horse Gaits Quizme100
7Horse Gaits QuizDC100
8Horse Gaits QuizClaire A.100
9Horse Gaits Quiz0kie-bailey100
10Horse Gaits QuizCharlotte100
11Horse Gaits QuizMuhammad shafiq100
12Horse Gaits Quiza100
13Horse Gaits QuizHorseGirl Films100
14Horse Gaits Quizag100
15Horse Gaits QuizAnn100
16Horse Gaits QuizLiracelle100
17Horse Gaits Quizh100
18Horse Gaits Quizdannie100
19Horse Gaits Quizcowgirl100
20Horse Gaits QuizClaire A. & Mack100