Point Combinations Quiz 4

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 72

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Point Combination Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz on point combinations using five element principles.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is a 4 point needle technique combination for SPLEEN DEFICIENCY?
    • A. 

      Sedate: Spleen 5, Lung 8; Tonify: Spleen 1, Liver 1

    • B. 

      Sedate: Spleen 1, Liver 1; Tonify: Spleen 2, Heart 8

    • C. 

      Sedate: Liver 2, Heart 8; Tonify: Liver 4, Lung 8

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is a 4 point needle technique combination for LIVER EXCESS?
    • A. 

      Sedate: Liver 2, Heart 8; Tonify: Liver 4, Lung 8

    • B. 

      Sedate: Heart 7, Spleen 3; Tonify: Heart 3, Kidney 10

    • C. 

      Sedate: Spleen 5, Lung 8; Tonify: Spleen 1, Liver 1

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a 4 point needle technique combination for METAL DEFICIENCY?
    • A. 

      Sedate: Heart 7, Spleen 3; Tonify Heart 3, Kidney 10

    • B. 

      Sedate: Lung 5, Kidney 10; Tonify: Lung 10, Heart 8

    • C. 

      Sedate: Lung 10, Heart 8; Tonify: Lung 9, Spleen 3

  • 4. 
    Which of the following Metal-Water combinations is best for chronic problems of the throat (dry throat, for example) due to Kidney Yin Deficiency?
    • A. 

      Lung 7 - Kidney 6

    • B. 

      Lung 10 - Kidney 6

    • C. 

      Lung 11 - LI 1

  • 5. 
    Which of the following Metal-Wood combinations is used (in some traditions) to treat Blood Stagnation (i.e. Liver Qi/Blood Stagnation)?
    • A. 

      Liver 3 - LI 4

    • B. 

      Liver 4 - Lung 5

    • C. 

      Liver 3 - Lung 9

  • 6. 
    Which of the following Earth-Fire combinations can be used to treat failure of nourishment and circulation of blood leading to Insomnia, Low Energy, Shen distrubances (i.e. Gui Pi Tang type syndrome)?
    • A. 

      Heart 3 - Spleen 9

    • B. 

      Heart 5 - Spleen 3

    • C. 

      Heart 7 - Spleen 6

  • 7. 
    Which of the following Earth-Wood combinations can be used to treat Liver Overacting on Spleen when there are Heat symptoms (i.e., Liver Fire, with migraines, red eyes, etc.)?
    • A. 

      Liver 2 - Spleen 2

    • B. 

      Liver 3 - Spleen 3

    • C. 

      Liver 1 - Spleen 1

  • 8. 
    Which of the following Earth-Water combinations can be used to treat Dampness in the body due to Kidney Yang Deficiency (i.e. Kidney Yang Deficiency is primary)?
    • A. 

      Kidney 10 - Spleen 3

    • B. 

      Spleen 9 - Kidney 3

    • C. 

      Kidney 6 - Spleen 6

  • 9. 
    Which of the following Wood-Water combinations can be used to treat Kidney Yin Deficiency with concurrent Liver Yang Rising leading to symptoms such as dizziness, tinnitus, red face, dry mouth and red tongue?
    • A. 

      Kidney 6 - Liver 5

    • B. 

      Kidney 16 - Liver 1

    • C. 

      Kidney 7 - Liver 2