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Premier text on CM Theory

Yellow Emperor's Inner Classic/Huang Di Nei Jing

2

1st book to focus on herbal prescription

Divine Husband's Classic of Materia Medica/Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing

3

Author: Zhang Zhing Jing

Discussion of Cold Damage/Shang Han Lun

4

Name the 6 Tastes (Flavors)

Bitter, Sweet, Spicy, Salty, Sour, Bland

5

The salty taste goes to the:

kidneys

6

The sweet taste travels in the:

flesh

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(True or False) Bland herbs tend to promote diuresis (urination) and leech dampness.

True

8

(True or False) Warming, hot, spicy, aromatic herbs tend to move pathogenic factors "up and out."

True

9

Minerals are generally cooked:

for 30-60 minutes prior to adding other ingredients

10

The _______directs the action of the other herbs in a formula.

Assistant

11

List the 8 Traditional Methods of CHM.

sweating, vomiting, draining downward, warming, clearing, reducing, harmonizing, tonifying

12

A qian equals approximately:

3 grams

13

Generally herbs are dosed at ______ per herb and formulas are consumed 2-3x a day.

3-9g.