5-Element Acupuncture

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5-Element Acupuncture
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  1. 5-Element Acupuncture asserts that every person is born with a propensity to an imbalance in one of the five elements.  This imbalance manifests primarily in the body, the mind or the spirit and becomes the root cause of an illness.  What is the term?
    Constitutional Factor (CF)
  2. Which dynasty was 5-element developed?
    Han Dynasty
  3. What is the Ben Shen (Emotional) Cycle?


    The movement of the Ben Shen is the same path as the controlling cylce
  4. Sound: Laughing
    Odor: Scorched
    Development Stage: Growth
    Body Type: Pointed features, small hands, quick energetic

    Which element does this belong to?
    Fire
  5. Sound: Singing
    Odor: Fragrant
    Development Stage: Transformation
    Body Type: Large Features, Strong Legs, Calm generous

    Which element does this belong to?
    Earth
  6. Sound: Crying
    Odor: Rotten
    Development Stage: Harvest
    Body Type: Triangular features, strong voice, meticulous, strong willed

    Which element does this belong to?
    Metal
  7. Sound: Groaning
    Odor: Putrid
    Development Stage: Storage
    Body Type: Round Features, strong digestion, loyal, enjoy movement

    Which element does this belong to?
    Water
  8. Sound: Shouting
    Odor: Rancid
    Development Stage: Birth
    Body Type: Tall, slender, strong bones and joints, hard workers

    Which element does this belong to?
    Wood
  9. Gloomy, very excited, recklessness, self-doubt, sorrow, restlessness, cheerlessness, discouragement, shock, extreme joy, lack of self-confidence, despair, nervousness, depression, lack of happiness, over-concern, hopelessness, hysteria are related to which of the Ben Shen?
    Shen (HT)
  10. Lack of concentration, worry, forgetful, lack of sympathy, lack of pity, lack of consideration, over-concern, difficulty with giving and receiving affection, obsession are related to which of the Ben Shen?
    Yi (SP)
  11. Low spirited, very sensitive, self-pity, oppression, frankness, sadness, stoic, arrogance, heavy hearted, grief, disengaging, sorrow, egoism, jealousy, miserly, envious are related to which of the Ben Shen?
    Po (LU)
  12. Feeling superior, fear, lack of willpower, shyness, reckless, mistrust unattainable terror, lack of determination, inferiority, suspicious, panic, paranoia, phobia are related to which of the Ben Shen?
    Zhi (KI)
  13. Irritation, frustration, assertiveness, guilt, grudge, aggression, self-conscious, self-disapproval, anger, responsibility, hostility, lack of motivation, bitterness, boredom, apathy, depression are related to which of the Ben Shen?
    Hun (LR)
  14. Which of the 5-Shu point categories are used for fullness of chest and mental disorders related to the Yin organs?
    Jing-Well Points (emotional based heat)
  15. Which of the 5-Shu point categories are used for febrile disease?
    Ying-Spring Points (physical based heat)
  16. Which of the 5-Shu point categories are used for disorders related to heaviness in the body or painful joint conditions?
    Shu-Stream Points
  17. Which of the 5-Shu point categories are used for Respiratory Disorders?
    Jing-River Points
  18. Which of the 5-Shu point categories are used for Reversal of Qi?
    He-Sea Points
  19. These are referred to as "double-element" points, they can tonify or sedate; what is another term that is also used?
    Horary Points (i.e. SP-3 Earth point on an Earth Meridian)
  20. Which of the officials is called the King?
    HT
  21. Which of the officials is called the Minister to the King?
    LU
  22. Which of the officials is called the General?
    LR
  23. Which of the officials is called the Judge?
    GB
  24. Which of the officials is called the Messenger for the King?
    PC
  25. Which of the officials is called the Receiving Official?
    SI
  26. Which of the officials is called the Minister of Health?
    KI
  27. Which of the officials is called the Irrigation Official?
    SJ
  28. Which of the officials is called the Minor District Official?
    Urinary Bladder
  29. What are the 3 treasure of humanity?
    • Qi
    • Jing
    • Shen

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