Sun Tzu's The Art of War: Summary & Quotes


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Who wrote The Art of War?

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1. Which of these topics is NOT discussed in The Art of War?

2. Which of these represents one of the 'Five Constant Factors' that influence all military actions?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on The Art of War. You'll need to know who wrote the book, as well as concepts discussed in it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Grounds of 'The Nine Situations'
  • Topics included in The Art of War
  • The 'Five Constant Factors'

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on The Art of War
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding quotes from The Art of War
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about topics discussed in the book

Additional Learning

Principles of the book will be covered in the lesson called Sun Tzu's The Art of War: Summary & Quotes. This lesson covers:

  • Era in which The Art of War was written
  • Composition of the treatise
  • The Art of War on preparation, resources, and tactics
  • 'The Nine Situations' a general can face
  • Key quotations from the treatise