Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Entering the Way Abstract
* The author, Gichin Funakoshi was born in 1868 but changed his birth date to 1870 to comply with a regulation.
* The Meiji Restoration began in the same year in Edo, which was now called Tokyo, Japan.
* Applicants to the medical school entrance exam must be born in 1870 or later.
* Ironically, he passed the medical...
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