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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 does Lee say is the highest priority as techniques mastered are forgotten to float in totality?
2. Which attacks does Lee describe that are started by the fighter to score by pace, fraud, or force?
3. What does Lee say is made when a fighter decides or opponent movement occurs or fails?
4. A _____ snaps the body from a straight lead to miss an opponent blow.
5. Lee teaches that in Jeet Kune Do, combat is a matter of _____.
Short Essay Questions
1. In Chapter 6, Lee says that footwork is better than using arms to avoid kicks or blows. Why does he emphasize footwork?
2. What makes a good feint in Jeet Kune Do threatening?
3. Why does Lee recommend making economical moves?
4. What happens to previous learning while training in Jeet Kune Do?
5. Lee describes the speed of a simple attack as both "smooth and explosive." How might it be possible to achieve this state?
6. How does rolling minimize the fighter's punch?
7. What techniques are described in Chapter 7 that help fighters prepare for effective attacks?
8. How does rhythm prepare the fighter in Jeet Kune Do?
9. 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?
10. What type of pressure does Lee imply is used in envelopment?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How do students of Jeet Kune Do show compassion for each other during combat? How do these students show compassion to themselves? How do they show compassion to the world?
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
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?
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