A Martial Arts Master: The Bruce Lee Quiz
by Staff
Though he only made a handful of movies before his death in 1973, martial arts superstar Bruce Lee became an iconic action hero. How much do you know about the kung fu legend? Test your knowledge with our quiz.

Where was Bruce Lee born in 1940?

  • Hong Kong
  • Shanghai
  • San Francisco

Which action movie star had a small role in "Enter the Dragon"?

  • Jackie Chan
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme
  • Jason Statham

Who taught the Wing Chun system of kung fu to Bruce Lee when he was a teenager?

  • Shi Yan Ming
  • Ip Man
  • Wong Kiew Kit

Bruce Lee had a starring role in which of these TV shows?

  • "The Green Hornet"
  • "Mission: Impossible"
  • "Longstreet"

What was Bruce Lee's major at the University of Washington?

  • physical education
  • math
  • philosophy

What happened when Bruce Lee entered an amateur boxing tournament in Hong Kong in 1958?

  • He won.
  • He lost.
  • He was disqualified.

What was the name of Bruce Lee's first Hong Kong kung fu movie?

  • "Forced Vengeance"
  • The Big Boss"
  • "The Way of the Dragon"

Which actor starred in a remake of a Bruce Lee movie?

  • Chow Yun-fat
  • Jet Li
  • Steven Seagal

What martial arts weapon did Bruce Lee popularize in the West?

  • nunchaku
  • throwing stars
  • three-section staff

Bruce Lee defeats which famous martial arts star in “The Way of the Dragon”?

  • Steven Seagal
  • Jim Kelly
  • Chuck Norris

What famous retort does Bruce Lee's character Lee say to a karate fighter in “Enter the Dragon”?

  • "Boards don't hit back."
  • "Cheaters never win."
  • "Kung fu is better than karate."

What martial arts style did Bruce Lee invent?

  • Shaolin kung fu
  • Tae Kwon Do
  • Jeet Kune Do

Which of these actors was Bruce Lee's martial arts student?

  • Burt Lancaster
  • Steve McQueen
  • Adam West

Which of these famous athletes was a student of Bruce Lee?

  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  • Joe Namath
  • Gordie Howe

What is Bruce Lee's most famous move?

  • the one-inch punch
  • the double side-kick
  • one-arm handstand

What weapon does the villain Han use against Bruce Lee's character in "Enter the Dragon"?

  • sword
  • prosthetic hand
  • machine gun

What city has a statue of Bruce Lee?

  • Hong Kong
  • San Francisco
  • Los Angeles

True or False: Bruce Lee won a 1958 cha-cha championship in Hong Kong.

  • true
  • false

What was the name of Bruce Lee's son?

  • Brandon
  • Michael
  • James

Which of these actors appeared in "Enter the Dragon"?

  • Jim Brown
  • Jim Belushi
  • Jim Kelly

In “Game of Death,” what uniform does Bruce Lee wear?

  • karategi
  • yellow and black jumpsuit
  • judogi

What car brand recently did a series of commercials featuring Bruce Lee?

  • Toyota
  • Chevrolet
  • Mazda

Where was the 1971 Bruce Lee film "The Big Boss" filmed?

  • Thailand
  • Hong Kong
  • Hollywood

Why did Bruce Lee go back to Hong Kong to make movies?

  • He liked the weather.
  • He couldn’t get a break in Hollywood.
  • He wanted lower taxes.

What was the profession of Bruce Lee's father, Lee Hoi-Chuen?

  • opera singer and actor
  • martial arts teacher
  • politician

What is Bruce Lee's birth name?

  • Lee Ming Huong
  • Lee Jun Fan
  • Lee Cheng

How did Bruce Lee pronounce "kung fu"?

  • jung fu
  • gung fu
  • kong fo

How did Bruce Lee once describe the feeling of a kung fu punch?

  • like an iron ball on a chain
  • like an iron bar
  • like a sledgehammer

What was the name of Bruce Lee's kung fu school?

  • Jun Fan Gung Fu Institute
  • New Gung Fu School
  • Jeet Kune Do Institute

What caused Bruce Lee’s death in 1973?

  • a brain edema
  • a gunshot wound
  • a car accident