List of Topics

SfC Home > Behavior > Competition > War >

Mini-Quiz: 3. Attack by Stratagem

by Ron Kurtus (revised 16 October 2016)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. Why might besieging the enemy be a poor tactic?

The general may become impatient and attack prematurely

Few of the enemy will be captured

A siege never works

2. How did Napoleon bring misfortune to his army?

By not wearing his lucky charm when going into battle

By trying to shatter and destroy England

By commanding his army into Russia with ignorance of conditions

3. What is essential for victory?

To wait until the enemy is prepared to fight

To know when to fight and when not to fight

To employ the officers of his army without discrimination

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Winning Competitions. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

Consider your options

Resources and references

Ron Kurtus' Credentials


Competition Resources


(Notice: The School for Champions may earn commissions from book purchases)

Top-rated books on Warfare Strategies

The Art of War by Sun Tzu; Running Press Book Publishers (2003) $4.95

Students and researchers

The Web address of this page is:

Please include it as a link on your website or as a reference in your report, document, or thesis.

Copyright © Restrictions

Where are you now?

School for Champions

Competition topics

Mini-Quiz: "The Art of War" by Sun Tzu: 3. Attack by Stratagem

Competition topics



Personal competitions

Sports and games

Business competitions

Animals and plants

Conflict and war

Winning strategies

Underhanded strategies

Also see

Let's make the world a better place

Be the best that you can be.

Use your knowledge and skills to help others succeed.

Don't be wasteful; protect our environment.

You CAN influence the world.

Live Your Life as a Champion:

Take care of your health

Seek knowledge and gain skills

Do excellent work

Be valuable to others

Have utmost character

Be a Champion!

The School for Champions helps you become the type of person who can be called a Champion.