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1

What organs store "stuff"?

solid organs

2

What organs move "stuff'?

hollow organs

3

What are the solid organs?

heart, spleen, liver, kidney, lung, pericardium

4

What are the hollow organs?

small intestines, stomach, gall bladder, urinary bladder, large intestines, san jao

5

What are the pairs (solid - hollow)?

heart - small intestines,
spleen - stomach,
liver - gall bladder,
kidney - urinary bladder,
lung - large intestines,
pericardium - san jao

6

What are the 3 treasures?

1) Shen - ethereal
2) Qi - mix of both ethereal & substance
3) Jing - substance

7

What are the 4 pillars of diagnosis?

1) inspection - observation, looking
2) listening & smelling
3) palpation - touch
4) inquiry - questioning

8

List Bloom's Taxonomy from top to bottom of pyramid.

1) Evolution
2) Synthesis
3) Analysis
4) Application
5) Understanding
6) Knowledge

9

List the 5 phases.

1) Fire
2) Earth
3) Metal
4) Water
5) Wood

10

List the basic substances.

Qi, blood, fluids, essence and spirit-mind

11

What is Zang Fu?

Zang - solid organs (-Yin)
Fu - hollow organs (+Yang)

12

Fui Xi wrote the I Ching, which means ______. He was also known as________.

Book of Change
Ox Tamer

13

______wrote the Materia Medica, which is book that focuses on herbs. He was known as __________.

Shen Nong
Divine Husbandman

14

Haung Di was an emperor who was involved in writing the _______ _______ Inner Cannon. It involved ________, which answered _________ questions, and ________, which involved __________.

Yellow Emperor
Su Wen
Simple
Lu Xi
Spiritual Axis

15

List the 4 Yin Yang Principles:

1) Principle of Transformation
2) Principle of Interdependence
3) Principle of Mutual Consumption
4) Principle of Inter-transformation

16

When one fills, it must empty. What Yin Yang principle is this associated to?

Principle of Transformation

17

Yin Yang is relative. Nothing is entirely Yin; nothing is entirely Yang. One is more than the other. What Yin Yang principle is this associated to?

Principle of Interdependence

18

What are the 4 possibilities of the Yin Yang Principle of Mutual Consumption?

1) Excess of Yin (excess of cold)
2) Excess of Yang (excess of hot)
3) Yin deficiency (moisture, damp, nourishment)
4) Yang deficiency (weakness, cold)

19

How one completes the other; how life and growth and decay become each other. What Yin Yang principle is this associated to?

Principle of Inter-transformation

20

What are the 2 ideas of the Ying Yang Principle of Inter-transformation?

1) transformation is already contained inside
2) things can only transform in time

21

What are the 4 diagnostic methods?

1) inspection
2) Listening and smelling
3) Inquiry
4) Palpation