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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. What move does Lee say make the fighter harder to hit and leaves the hands open for attack?
2. What does Lee say is the highest priority as techniques mastered are forgotten to float in totality?
3. What does Lee claim is a denial of one's being?
4. What does Lee recommend combining with a parry when fighting an opponent who is faster, taller, or has longer reach?
5. Lee believes that footwork during fighting is preferable to _____.
Short Essay Questions
1. What makes a good feint in Jeet Kune Do threatening?
2. What type of pressure does Lee imply is used in envelopment?
3. How does an empty mind help a fighter?
4. What might a fight look like where two fighters have different fighting measures?
5. Attack on preparation stops an opponent before the plan is matured. Does this attack requires physical training, mental training or both?
6. Why does Lee recommend making economical moves?
7. What techniques are described in Chapter 7 that help fighters prepare for effective attacks?
8. Why did Lee include courage as a principle for "distance in attack?"
9. Why are direct attacks rare in Jeet Kune Do?
10. Lee writes, "Effort should be applied to the work to be done as if nothing particular is happening. " Name an example from everyday life and how this principle might work.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you agree with Lee's claim that Western boxing is overbearing and Eastern martial arts are overprotective? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
Choose a sport, not related to any martial art. Explain how the teachings of Jeet Kune Do could be applied to this sport. How would it help athletes physically and mentally?
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