Blue Belt

TEST PREPARATION 

PERSONAL DETAILS

Name: Taekwon Tigers

Address: Postcode

Date of birth: 1/26, 2016

Mon & Dad’s Date of birth :

Training start date:

Instructors’ name:  HyeJin  Jung

Club (Dojang) address: Taekwon Tigers 2741 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto 94306

Club (Dojang) contact telephone No: 650-521-0678

TEST PREPARATION: CURRENT BLUE BELTS

What are the meanings of the belt colors? 

 Blue : Composed(to be Calm)

What is your name of the form?

How many movements does it have?

ALL STUDENTS

1. Q: Where did the philosophy of Taekwondo originally come from?
A: From the Hwarang code of conduct – the strict discipline upheld by the elite warriors of Silla Dynasty of ancient Korea about 1500 years ago, Sir!

2. Q: In which Olympics did Taekwondo become an official sport?
A: At the Sydney Olympics in the year 2000, Sir!

3. Q: What is a POOR student?
A: A poor student is lazy and simply expects results without hard work, Sir!

4. Q: What is a GOOD student?
A: A good student has the desire to learn and to achieve goals, Sir!

5. Q: What is an EXCELLENT student?
A: An EXCELLENT STUDENT always works hard, learns from mistakes, practices at home, and shows self-control at dojang, school, and home, Sir!

FOR STUDENTS 9 AND OLDER (Study all questions from 1 – 12)

7. Q: How is a poomsae performance graded?
A: A poomsae performance is graded based on accuracy and presentation. Accuracy measures one’s ability to perform each movement as standardized by Kukkiwon. Presentation measures one’s mastery and expression, Sir!

8. Q: What is second nature and how does it apply to your training?
A: When a technique is practiced repeated over many years, and when it cany be applied without thinking, the it is considered a second nature, Sir!

9. Q: What is a GOOD STUDENT?
A: A GOOD STUDENT has the desire to learn and to achieve goals, Sir!

10. Q: What is the meaning of the Taeguk symbol of the Korean flag?
A: The harmony of energy of the universe. The red half signifies the positive energy and the blue half signifies the negative energy, Sir!

11. Q: What are the Tenets of Tae Kwon Do?
A: Courtesy (Yae-Yi), Integrity (Yom-Chi),Perseverance (In-Nae), Self-Control (Geuk-ki), Indomitable spirit (Bool-Gul-Ui-Jung-Shin), Victory (Seung-Ri), Sir!

12: Q: How do you say “hook kick” in Korean?
A: Hooryo-Cha-Gi, Sir!