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Jujutsu techniques were first used by Japanese Samurai warriors. It's difficult to injure a warrior wearing full body armor, so jujutsu techniques focus on pinning, locking and trapping an opponent. It's a very popular practice. By 1600 A.D. there were over 2,000 jujutsu schools in Japan alone.

  1. 1. How many Jujutsu schools are there in Japan?
    1. a. Over 2,000
    2. b. Over 1,000
    3. c. Over 100
  2. 2. Where did Jujutsu originate?
    1. a. China
    2. b. Taiwan
    3. c. Japan
  3. 3. Who used Jujutsu techniques first?
    1. a. Samurai warriors
    2. b. Karate kids
    3. c. Sumo masters