Some forms of martial arts have become especially popular in the United States. This is where each form originated.

  1. Kung fu (China)
  2. Northern and southern Shaolin boxing (China)
  3. Tai chi (China)
  4. Karate (Japan)
  5. Judo (Japan)
  6. Aikido (Japan)
  7. Kendo (Japan)
  8. Jiu jitsu (Japan)
  9. Ninjutsu (Japan)
  10. Tae kwon do (Korea)
  11. T'ang su do (Korea)
  12. Hwarang do (Korea)