Acupressure Worksheet

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Acupressure Worksheet
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  1. Acupressure was developed in what country?
    China
  2. What is the name of the theory Lao Tsu built his philosophy upon?
    Taoism
  3. What are the 5 Phases of Creation Cycle in their proper order
    • Fire
    • Earth
    • Metal
    • Water
    • Wood
  4. _____, translated as Spirit is stored in the ______.
    SHEN, translated as Spirit is stored in the HEART.
  5. When translated Yin means:
    the SHADY side of the hill
  6. The EARTH phase is represented what archetype
    Peacemaker
  7. The season for the FIRE phase is
    Summer
  8. The Yin organ for the METAL phase is
    Lung
  9. In the control cycle METAL controls WOOD by
    cutting it
  10. In the Heart/Small Intestine which one is Yin/Yang
    • Heart : Yin
    • Small Intestine: Yang
  11. Pungent/Spicy is the flavor or taste of which phase
    Metal
  12. What phase controls speech
    Fire
  13. Conflict/disconnect is the fear of what phase
    Earth
  14. The first meridian pair of the 2nd circuit is
    Heart & Small Intestine
  15. Excessive worry or concern is a behavioral indicator of what phase?
    Earth
  16. What phase controls the ____ phase by absorbing it
    Earth controls water phase by absorbing it
  17. The opposing forced of Yin and Yang give rise to
    Chi
  18. Jing, translated as Essence is stored where
    Kidney
  19. An energy pathway related to a corresponding organ is called a
    meridian
  20. Dryness is the climate for what phase
    Metal
  21. What are the meridians of the 1st circuit in their proper order
    • Lung
    • Large intestine
    • Stomach
    • Spleen
  22. An area of low electrical resistance, tenderness & heightened Chi flow is known as an
    Acupoint
  23. Each meridian has a ___ hour peak time through out the day
    2 hour peak time
  24. The Wizard is the archetype for what phase
    Fire
  25. One and a half tsun is equal to the width of
    2 fingers
  26. Anemia is a physical indicator of what phase
    Earth
  27. Heaven, day, & expansion are qualities of
    Yang
  28. The nose is the orifice of what phase
    Metal
  29. The color of the METAL phase is
    White
  30. Taking in and letting go is a characteristic belonging to what phase
    Metal

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