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Kodokan Judo [1]

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1. Kodokan Judo was created by Jigaro Kano in Japan. What does Kodokan mean?
    The way of gentleness
    The school for studying the way
    Breaking an opponents balance
    The gentle art


2. The first technique you learn in Judo is how to fall safely. What is the Japanese term for this technique?
    Kappo
    Ukemi
    Randori
    Jujutsu


3. Judo relies on the art of giving way. That is to use your opponents actions, build, and strength against them. The first way to do this is to break their balance. What is this known as in Judo?
    Guruma
    Goshi
    Hiza
    Kuzushi


4. Judo is mainly known for throws and pins but there are striking techniques as part of the curriculum. What is the Japanese term for striking techniques?
    Tai-otoshi
    Shime-waza
    Atemi-waza
    Katame-waza


5. In many movies, a judo throw is shown where the star defends themself by placing a foot into their opponents midsection, sitting down, and throwing them over their head. What is the Japanese term for this throw?
    O-soto-gari
    Kata-guruma
    Hiza-guruma
    Tomoe-nage


6. Judo is the only Olympic sport where you are allowed to strangle or choke someone into submission or unconsciousness. One of the strangles is Hadaka-jime. What does it mean?
    Naked lock
    Half Cross Lock
    Normal Cross Lock
    Thrust Choke


7. In case your partner/opponent becomes unconscious, their is a technique for resuscitating them. What is the Japanese term for the resuscitation technique?
    Morote
    Yoko
    Randori
    Kappo


8. During competition, Katame-waza (ground technique) can occur. To win, an opponent has to be pinned on their back for how long (without any score having occurred)?
    25 seconds
    5 seconds
    1 minute
    1 hour


9. Usually near the end of a Judo class, time is given to Randori. What is Randori?
    Body Drop
    Hip Throw
    Shoulder Wheel
    Free Practice


10. One of the Judo throws looks like a rugby tackle and is often misused. What is the name for this throwing technique?
    O-soto-gari
    Morote-seoi-nage
    O-uchi-gari
    Morote-gari


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