Quiz - Tae Kwon Do 1st Kup

Tae Kwon Do 1st Kup


1st Kup (Black Tag) Theory:

Meaning of Black Belt:
Black Belt is the opposite to white, signifying maturity of proficiency. Also it indicates the wearers imperviousness to darkness and fear.

What is the meaning of pattern Choong Moo Tul? 
CHOONG-MOO was the name given to the great Admiral Yi Soon-Sin of the Yi Dynasty. He was reputed to have invented the first armoured battleship (Kobukson) in 1592, which is said to be the precursor of the present-day submarine. The reason why this pattern ends with a left-hand attack is to symbolize his regrettable death, having no chance to show his unrestrained potentiality checked by the forced reservation of his loyalty to the king.

How many movements are in pattern Choong Moo Tul? 


Korean Terms: 

Twin Palm Upwards Block Sang Sonbadak Ollyo Makgi
“X” Knife Hand Checking Block Kyocha Sonkal Momchau Makgi
Knife Hand Guarding Block Sonkal Daebi Makgi
Outer Forearm Low Block Bakat Palmok Najunde Makgi
Forearm Guarding Block Palmok Daebi Makgi
U Shaped Block Mongdungi Makgi
Double Forearm Block Doo Palmok Makgi
Outer Forearm Front Block Bakat Palmok Ap Makgi
Forearm Rising Block Palmok Chookyo Makgi
Twin Knife Hand Block Sang Sonkal Makgi
Flat Fingertip Thrust Opun Sonkut Tulgi
Straight Fingertip Thrust Son Sonkut Tulgi
Upset Fingertip Thrust Dwijibun Sonkut Tulgi
Back Fist Side Strike Dung Joomuk Yop Taerigi
Reverse Punch Bandae Jirugi
Reverse Knife Hand Inward Strike Sonkal Dung Anaero Taerigi
Knife Hand Inward Strike Sonkal Anaero Taerigi
Turning Kick Dollyo Chagi
Reverse Side Kick Bandae Yop Chagi
Crescent Kick Bandal Chagi
Flying Side Piercing Kick Twimyo Yop Cha Jirugi
Twisting Kick Bituro Chagi
Downward Kick Naeryo Chagi
Vertical Kick Sewo Chagi