Quiz - Tae Kwon Do 5th Kup

Tae Kwon Do 5th Kup


5th Kup (Blue Tag) Theory: 

Meaning of Blue Belt: 
Blue Belt signifies the heaven, towards which the plant matures into a towering tree as training in Tae Kwon-Do progresses.

When was the BTC formed?
21st April 1988

What is the Korean term for “2 step sparring”? 
Ibo Matsoki

What is the difference between 2 step and 3 step sparring?
2 Step Sparring requires a more complex combination of techniques in defence and attack against hand and foot combinations, therefore greater emphasis on focus, distance and timing is required.

What is the meaning of pattern Yul Gok Tul? 
Yul-Gok is the pseudonym of a great philosopher and scholar Yi l (1536-1584) nicknamed the “Confucius of Korea” The 38 movements of this pattern refer to his birthplace on 38 latitude and the diagram represents “scholar”

How many movements are in pattern Yul Gok Tul? 


Korean Terms: 

“X” Stance Kyocha Sogi

One foot crossed over the other.

“X” Fist Pressing Block Kyocha Joomuk Noollo Makgi
Palm Upwards Block Sonbadak Ollyo Makgi
Double Forearm Block Doo Palmok Makgi
Twin Knife Hand Block Sang Sonkal Makgi
Palm Hooking Block Sonbadak Golcho Makgi
Grasping Block Bujuba Makgi
Outer Forearm Waist Block Bakat Palmok Hori Makgi
Elbow Front Strike Palkup Ap Taerigi
Twin Upset Punch Sang Dwijibo Jirugi
Knee Kick Moorup Chagi
Flat Fingertip Thrust Opun Sonkut Tulgi
Twin Vertical Punch Sang Sewo Jirugi
Side Elbow Strike Yop Palkup Tulgi
Back Fist Side Strike Dung Joomuk Yop Taerigi
Side Punch Yop Jirugi
Reverse Turning Kick Bandae Dollyo Chagi
Front Snap Kick Ap Cha Busigi
Elbow Palkup
Knee Moorup
Back Heel Dwit Chook
Head Mori