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1KYUBrownBelt

1st Kyu Brown Belt Test

QuestionAnswer
Q-What is the Japanese for "leaning stance (side)"? nio dachi
Q-What is the Japanese for "hooking wrist block"? tekubi kaki uke
Q-What is the Japanese for "foreknuckle punch"? hiraken zuki
Q-What is the Japanese for "sliding front leg front kick"? yori ashi mae ashi mae geri
Q-What is the Japanese for "sliding front leg roundhouse kick"? yori ashi mae ashi mawashi geri
Q-What is the Japanese for "sliding front leg side kick"? yori ashi mae ashi yoko geri
Q-What is the Japanese for "sliding front leg hook kick"? yori ashi mae ashi kagi geri
Q-What is the Japanese for "double jump front kick"? tobi nidan mae geri
Q-What does "nio dachi" mean? leaning stance (side)
Q-What does "tekubi kaki uke" mean? hooking wrist block
Q-What does "hiraken zuki" mean? foreknuckle punch
Q-What does "yori ashi mae ashi mae geri" mean? sliding front leg front kick
Q-What does "yori ashi mae ashi mawashi geri" mean? sliding front leg roundhouse kick
Q-What does "yori ashi mae ashi yoko geri" mean? sliding front leg side kicK
Q-What does "yori ashi mae ashi kagi geri" mean? sliding front leg hook kick
Q-What does "tobi nidan mae geri" mean? double jump front kick
Q-What should all black belts be referred to as? Mr. or Ms.
Q-Who should be referred to as Mr. or Ms? all black belts
Q-Meditation is also a form of prayer to whom? your god, your country, your parents, and your friends
Q-What is a form of prayer to your god, your country, your parents, and your friends? meditation
Q-What is the proper order of bows in the beginning of class? shomen, hanshi, sensei, and otagi
Q-How is respect for the style, school, and organization shown? with shomen ni rei
Q-What does shomen ni rei show? respect for the style, school, and organization
Q-When sitting down for a meal, who should order and eat first? sensei
Q-When should sensei order and eat when sitting down for a meal? first
Q-What does "budo" mean? martial way
Q-What is Japanese for "martial way"? budo
Q-What does "bujutsu" mean? martial art
Q-What is Japanese for "martial art"? bujutsu
Q-What does "hanshi" mean? master
Q-What is Japanese for "master"? hanshi
Q-What does "reishiki" refer to? etiquette
Q-What Japanese word refers to "etiquette"? reshiki
Q-What does "kime" mean? focus
Q-What is Japanese for "focus"? kime
Q-What is a "shosei"? student
Q-What is Japanese for "student"? shosei
Q-What is a "sempai"? senior student
Q-What is Japanese for "senior student"? sempai
Q-What is a "kohai"? junior student
Q-What is Japanese for "junior student"? kohai
Q-What is a "renshi"? expert
Q-What is Japanese for an "expert"? renshi
Q-What is a "kyoshi" in the martial arts? professor
Q-What is the Japanese word for "professor" in the martial arts? kyoshi
Q-What is our style of karate? Shorinji Ryu
Q-What does "Shorinji Ryu" mean? Shaolin Temple Method
Q-What is Japanese for "Shaolin Temple Method"? Shorinji Ryu
Q-Our style is a blend of of ... internal & external martials arts & weaponry
Q-What are the five Martial Virtues of the Zen Bei Butoku-Kai International? respect, compassion, gratitude, integrity, and honor
Q-From where did O'Sensei Kim graduate? the Budo Semmon Gakko
Q-What is the Budo Semmon Gakko? where O'Sensei Kim graduated
Q-What did O'Sensei Kim emphasize? karate, kobudo, & tai chi
Q-What is the heart of karate and the main focus of our system? kata
Q-When did Dharuma (Bodhidharma) travel to the Shaolin Temple? 525 AD
Q-What happened in 525 AD? Dharuma (Bodhidharma) traveled to the Shaolin Temple
Q-Where did Dharuma (bodhidharma) travel? the Shaolin Temple?
Q-When was karate introduced into the Okinawan public school system? 1902
Q-What happened in 1902? karate was introduced into the Okinawan public school system
Q-When did Yatsatsune Itosu develop the Heian kata for school children? 1902-1907
Q-What was developed in 1902-1907? the Heian kata for school children
Q-When did Gichen Funakoshi demonstrate karate at the original Butokuden in Kyoto? 1917
Q-What was demonstrated in 1917? -- and where? karate -- the original Butokuden in Kyoto
Q-When did "China hand" become "empty hand"? 1936
Q-What happened in 1936? Q-"China hand" became "empty hand"
Q-What were the first kata generally taught in Okinawa? seisan & patsai
Q-What are seisan & patsai? the first kata generally taught in Okinawa
Q-Who was O'Sensei Kim's teacher and primary sensei? Kotaro Yoshida
Q-What did Kotaro Yoshida teach O'Sensei Kim Daito Ryu Aki-jujitsu
Q-Who was Kotaro Yoshida? O'Sensei Kim's teacher and primary sensei
Q-According to legend, martial arts goes back to what book? the I-Ching
Q-Who wrote the I-Ching? Huang Ti
Q-What is the I-Ching? a book, that legend says martial arts goes back to
Q-What did karate used to be called? shaolin chuan fa / tode / te / and shorinji kempo
Q-Who did Matsu Higa teach? Takahara Peichin
Q-Who taught Takahara Peichin? Matsu Higa
Q-What are karate techniques based on? scientific principles
Q-What is based on scientific principles? karate techniques
Q-What is a shodan? 1st degree black belt
Q-What is a shodan considered the master of? the basics
Q-What is a first degree Black Belt called? shodan
Q-The proper use of bones and muscles is called? body mechanics and dynamics
Q-What is "body mechanics and dynamics" the proper use of? bones and muscles