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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The _____ in the high line of engagement starts under the opponent's hand, and in the low line starts over the opponent's hand.
(a) Simple parry.
(b) Semicircular parry.
(c) Compound parry.
(d) Circular parry.
2. What does Lee teach is the state one must preserve when the fighting stance is assumed?
(c) Spiritual freedom and non-attachment.
(d) Power and control.
3. What move does Lee claim takes the opponent's hand off target by returning it in a circular motion to the line of engagement?
(a) Semicircular parry.
(c) Engaged force.
(d) The bind.
4. How many principles does Lee outline for distance in attacks?
5. What does Lee suggest has been within people that causes them to be distorted and thought to be lost?
(a) A fight or flight response.
(b) A misguided manipulation of things.
(c) A dominant ego.
(d) A desire to win.
Short Answer Questions
1. Lee teaches that in Jeet Kune Do, combat is a matter of _____.
2. Lee says that the tools of Jeet Kune Do are at the center of an undefined circle whose circumference allows _____.
3. What types of fighters does Lee describe who consider the why, how, and when of each successive encounter?
4. What does Lee suggest results when there is no center and no circumference?
5. A what point of a fight does Bruce Lee recommend the fighter stay loose but poised and use economical movements?
Short Essay Questions
1. Based on the teachings in Chapter 6, what do you think is the best strategy for getting an opponent off balance?
2. In Chapter 6, Lee says that footwork is better than using arms to avoid kicks or blows. Why does he emphasize footwork?
3. Lee died before a full and detailed explanation of attacks could be provided. Do you think the editors completed Chapter 7 successfully, or might there be important details missing?
4. Attack on preparation stops an opponent before the plan is matured. Does this attack requires physical training, mental training or both?
5. Why does Lee recommend making economical moves?
6. Why does Lee feel that Jeet Kune Do is not just a technique?
7. Lee describes the speed of a simple attack as both "smooth and explosive." How might it be possible to achieve this state?
8. What state of mind should one have when assuming the fighting stance?
9. How does an empty mind help a fighter?
10. What techniques are described in Chapter 7 that help fighters prepare for effective attacks?
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