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1

The L.I. is functioning at its peak during which hours?

5-7AM

2

The ST is functioning at its peak during which hours?

7-9AM

3

Which element is the Mother of Earth?

Fire

4

The LU is functioning at its peak during which hours?

3-5AM

5

Which element is the Mother of Metal?

Earth

6

Which element is the Son of Earth?

Metal

7

Which taste is associated with Earth energy?

Sweet

8

Which element is the Son of Metal?

Water

9

What climate is associated with Metal energy?

Autumn

10

What is the climate associated with Earth energy?

Long Summer

11

What is the sensory organ associated with Metal energy?

Nose

12

What is the sensory organ associated with Earth energy?

Mouth

13

T/F The ST meridian crosses with L.I. 20 and UB 1

True

14

T/F The ST meridian begins at ST 1

False, ST begins at L.I. 20

15

T/F The ST meridian enters the ear

False

16

T/F The ST meridian meets with the root of the tongue

False

17

T/F The ST meridian has 45 points

True

18

T/F The Stomach meridian connects with the Liver

False

19

The distance btwn the Sternal notch to the acromion is ______ cun

8 cun

20

T/F The front MU point of the L.I. is located on the ST meridian

True, @ ST 25

21

The distance btwn the Sternocostal angle to the umbilicus is ______ cun

8 cun

22

The distance btwn the ST 8 to ST 8 is ______ cun

9 cun

23

How many ST points are located in the head?

8

24

The distance btwn the umbilicus to the upper border of the pubis symphasis is ______ cun

5 cun

25

What is the location of ST 3?

Ask patient to look forward, point is directly under pupil @ level of lower border of ala nasi on lateral side of naso-labial groove

26

Which point is located at the lower border of the zygomatic arch?

ST 7

27

Which point is level with the Adam's apple, anterior to the SCM?

ST 9

28

Which major artery must be avoided when needling ST 9?

Common carotid artery

29

What is the detailed location of ST 11?

@ Superior border of sternal extremity of clavicle, btwn sternal head and clavicular head of SCM

30

Which point is level with the Adam's apple between the Sternal head and the clavicular head of the SCM?

L.I. 18

31

The ST meridian in the chest is located ____ cun lateral to the anterior midline (Ren)

4 cun

32

T/F ST 9, ST 10 & ST 11 are all ANTERIOR to the SCM?

False. St 11 is b/n the sternal & clavicular heads of the SCM.

33

Which point on the ST meridian is NEVER needled?

ST 17

34

The ST meridian in the abdomen is located ____ cun lateral to the anterior midline (Ren)

2 cun

35

Which point is located 2 cun lateral to the midline at the level of the umbilicus?

ST 25

36

Which point is located in the 5th intercostal space? _______ How many cun lateral to midline? ______

ST 18; 4 cun

37

ST 30 is located:

5 cun below umbilicus @ upper border of pubis symphisis, 2 cun lateral to Ren 2

38

To which point category does ST 25 belong?

Front MU of L.I.

39

ST 34 is located _____ cun above the patella

2 cun

40

ST 31 - ST 34 are all located on the line between which two landmarks?

ASIS and the latero-superior border of the patella

41

ST 32 is located _____ cun above the patella

6 cun

42

ST 33 is located _____ cun above the patella

3 cun

43

The 18 cun measurement for the upper leg is from the __________ border of the pubis symphisis to the __________-_____________ of the femur

lower; medial-epicondyle

44

ST 31 is located at the level of the ___________ border of the pubic symphisis.

Lower

45

Which point on the L.I. channel would you combine ST 4, 5 & 6 to treat tooth pain? _____, Why?

L.I. 4, Command point for Face/Mouth

46

Which points on the ST channel are used for tooth pain? _______ _______ & ________

ST4, ST 5 & ST 6

47

L.I. _____ is combined with ST 9 + ER JIAN (bleed) + GB 20 to treat high blood pressure?

L.I. 11

48

Which point on the ST channel regulates Qi & used to treat high blood pressure? _______

ST 9

49

ST _____ & ST _____ are used to treat ST fire disturbing the Shen causing restlessness & insomnia.

ST 23 & ST 24

50

ST ____ is the main point on ST channel in the abdomen to treat constipation & diarrhea

ST 25

51

_______ Syndrome is mainly caused by Heat in the Lung w. lobes scorched

Wei

52

______ Syndrome is flaccidity or atrophy of limbs w. motor impairment; leg is usually involved.

Wei

53

Regulatory function of __________ Meridian of _______ _______ is main principle in treating Wei syndrome

Stomach; Yang Ming

54

_____ Syndrome is most common in cold, wet & windy climates.

Bi

55

ST _____ is a Wei syndrome point

ST 31

56

Name 3 -4 symptoms of Wei Syndrome?

Burning Heat in Lung, Damp Heat, Deficiency of Yin in Liver & Kidney , Trauma

57

The ST & SP are both __________ Energy

Earth

58

ST ____ is a Bi Syndrome point

ST 33