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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. How many basic methods are used in attack?
2. Which hook is delivered while circling left?
3. What type of posture does Lee say should always be maintained?
4. What does Lee say should use actual range and evasive tactics both for reliability?
5. What position does Lee consider to be the most favorable and underlies all recommended techniques and skills?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the benefit of determining cadence?
2. What benefit does Lee say a fighter has in taking a low-line position?
3. Why might Lee recommend imagining simple moves to counter an attacking opponent?
4. Why do Lee and the editor devote so much detail to the on-guard position and proper posture?
5. What are some qualities of a Jeet Kune Do fighter?
6. Why does Lee call Western boxing over-daring?
7. Lee says that a proper spiritual attitude is maintained. What might happen if a fighter does not maintain their spiritual attitude?
8. Why do different types of activities require different warm ups?
9. Why are the weapons of Jeet Kune Do parts of the body, rather than actual objects?
10. Why is a winning attitude important in Jeet Kune Do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some keys in Jeet Kune Do to a successful offense? What are some keys to a successful defense? Does Lee stress one way over the other?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
Lee identifies six diseases that are proposed as desires. He says they are attachments.
Part 1) Why does Lee consider attachments diseases?
Part 2) Which of the diseases he describes do you feel is most prevalent today?
Part 3) What might Lee suggest to diffuse the problem you have described?
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