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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Lee says that a Jeet Kune Do fighter confronts ______, not a ______ of form.
2. Lee teaches that the ripening of an individual with his being is not possible without ______.
3. What may be used to anticipate and intercept the final line of attack if an opponent is making an attack?
4. What does Lee say should use actual range and evasive tactics both for reliability?
5. What does Lee refer to as the offensive and defensive weapon, which is the backbone of punching in Jeet Kune Do?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Lee suggest a wooden doll has no ego?
2. Attack on preparation stops an opponent before the plan is matured. Does this attack requires physical training, mental training or both?
3. Why might compassion, as Lee claims, be a better guard against injustice than justice?
4. Why does the author believe Jeet Kune Do is an art?
5. 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?
6. Why does Lee say body feel important to develop in kicking?
7. Why might Lee recommend imagining simple moves to counter an attacking opponent?
8. What are some qualities of a Jeet Kune Do fighter?
9. Why does Lee call Western boxing over-daring?
10. Why does Lee mention tools of judo and ju-jitsu in Chapter 4?
Essay Topic 1
Weapons used in Jeet Kune Do are classified by leg, hand, and elbow techniques, head butt, and miscellaneous groups. Why does Lee consider the body and its actions weapons? How are these weapons different from physical objects that people use in or out of martial arts?
Essay Topic 2
What do you consider to be Lee's most valuable teaching in "The Tao of Jeet Kune Do?" Explain your answer.
Essay Topic 3
How can one keep the mind empty so the "freedom of action if never obstructed?" What might Lee suggest to a student struggling to keep the mind empty?
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