Tae Kwon Do Study Guides - White Belt Adults


The Ten Student Commitments:

  1. I will be loyal to my country.
  2. I will honor my parents.
  3. I will love my family and cooperate with them.
  4. I will be faithful to my friends.
  5. I will respect my elders and care for my juniors.
  6. I will establish positive relationships with my teachers.
  7. I will treat all living things with care.
  8. I will never seek advantage of those who are weaker.
  9. I will only use Tae Kwon Do to benefit myself and others.
  10. I will always finish what I start.

Korean words that we use in Tae Kwon Do:

  • Dobok — Uniform
  • Do Jahng — Workout Area
  • Charryoot — Attention
  • Joon Bee — Ready
  • Kyeong Naet — Bow
  • Sa Bum Nim — Instructor

Korean numbers 1 to 10:

  1. Hana
  2. Dole
  3. Set
  4. Net
  5. Tasset
  6. Yasset
  7. Elkob
  8. Yadole
  9. Ahob
  10. Yole

What does the color white on the white belt mean?

  • It means that your mind is clean.
  • It means that you have a lot to learn.
  • And it means that you want to learn.

What does Tae Kwon Do mean in English?

  • Tae means: Foot
  • Kwon means: Hand
  • Do means: “The Way”
  • Tae Kwon Do means: “The Way of the Hand and Foot”