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1

What is a pattern

A pattern is a series of fundamental movements, most of which represent an attack or defence against an imaginary opponent set to a fixed or logical sequence

2

How many patterns in taekwon-do

24 (representing the life of a human which can be considered a day when compared to eternity. Therefore mortals are no more than simple travellers who pass by the eternal years of an eon in a day)

3

Where should a pattern finish

Patterns should start and finish on the same spot

4

Where is the Taekwon-do evergreen tree

On the back of your dobuk

5

When was Taekwon-do founded/recognised as the national sport of Korea

11th April 1955

6

Who was the founder of Taekwon-do

General Choi Hong Hi, 9th degree black belt

7

Right

Oren

8

Left

Wen

9

Front

Ap

10

Side

Yop

11

Sun

Straight