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Judo

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Judo arose from another Japanese martial art, Jujutsu in the late 19th century. It is more like wrestling than other martial arts, even though the name "judo" means "gentleness" and "softness." The point is to force an opponent out of the ring with a series of punches and kicks. It became a male Olympic sport in 1964.

  1. 1. When did Judo join the Olympics?
    1. a. 1964
    2. b. 1960
    3. c. 1954
  2. 2. What country did Judo come from?
    1. a. Taiwan
    2. b. Japan
    3. c. China
  3. 3. What does "judo" mean?
    1. a. Violence
    2. b. Firmness
    3. c. Softness