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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 is a counterattack that follows a parry and is determined by the opponent's anticipated reactions?
2. A what point of a fight does Bruce Lee recommend the fighter stay loose but poised and use economical movements?
3. What move does Lee say can be used to open the line by force or to feint before an attack?
4. Which Jeet Kune Do technique anticipates the opponent's punch or kick and steps back to take advantage of the opponent's openings?
5. The two parts in a feint are a _____ thrust and a _____ evasive thrust.
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. What type of pressure does Lee imply is used in envelopment?
3. Why did Lee include courage as a principle for "distance in attack?"
4. What state of mind should one have when assuming the fighting stance?
5. What might happen if a fighter parries too early?
6. What might a fight look like where two fighters have different fighting measures?
7. Why does Lee recommend making economical moves?
8. Attack on preparation stops an opponent before the plan is matured. Does this attack requires physical training, mental training or both?
9. How does rolling minimize the fighter's punch?
10. How does rhythm prepare the fighter in Jeet Kune Do?
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
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?
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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