3RD KYU BROWN BELT QUESTIONS
1. What did Gichen Funakoshi do for martial arts in Japan?
He dedicated his life to teaching karate.
2. What are three ways of interpreting the word karate?
To lose or empty oneself, to gain serenity of mind.
3. When was the first karate dojo opened in the U.S.?
1946, in Phoenix, Arizona by Robert Trias.
4. About how many styles of karate exist in the U.S. today?