Wood Element And Functions Of Liver And Gall-bladder In Chinese Medicine

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Wood Element and Functions of Liver and Gall-Bladder in Chinese Medicine


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  • 1. 
    The Colour associated with Wood Element is
    • A. 

      Qing - blue

    • B. 

      Qing - green or blue/green

    • C. 

      Dark

    • D. 

      Yellow

  • 2. 
    The sound associated with wood element is:
    • A. 

      Laughing

    • B. 

      Shouting

    • C. 

      Singing

    • D. 

      Weeping

    • E. 

      Groaning

  • 3. 
    The emotion associated with the Wood element is:
    • A. 

      Joy

    • B. 

      Worry

    • C. 

      Anger

    • D. 

      Grief

    • E. 

      Fear

  • 4. 
    The odour associated with the wood element is:
    • A. 

      Putrid

    • B. 

      Fetid

    • C. 

      Sickly

    • D. 

      Rancid

    • E. 

      Fragrant

  • 5. 
    The key words associated with the wood element include (tick all appropriate answers)
    • A. 

      Warmth

    • B. 

      Birth and growth

    • C. 

      Feeling nourished and nurtured

    • D. 

      The father

    • E. 

      Assertion

  • 6. 
    The climate associated with wood is
    • A. 

      Cold

    • B. 

      Heat

    • C. 

      Damp

    • D. 

      Dryness

    • E. 

      Wind

  • 7. 
    The Liver stores blood in relation to:  (tick all appropriate answers)
    • A. 

      Calming the shen

    • B. 

      Menstruation

    • C. 

      Sleep, thinging and concentration

    • D. 

      Rest and activity

  • 8. 
    The Liver regulates the qi in relation to (tick all appropriate answers):
    • A. 

      The emotions

    • B. 

      The digestion

    • C. 

      The lungs

    • D. 

      The nails

    • E. 

      The secretion of bile

  • 9. 
    The Liver manifests (or blooms) in:
    • A. 

      The skin

    • B. 

      The hair

    • C. 

      The body hair

    • D. 

      The nails

    • E. 

      The lips

  • 10. 
    The Liver Opens into:
    • A. 

      The mouth

    • B. 

      The lips

    • C. 

      The nose

    • D. 

      The eyes

    • E. 

      The ears

  • 11. 
    The Liver houses:
    • A. 

      The shen/spirit

    • B. 

      The hun - ethereal soul

    • C. 

      The po - corporeal soul

    • D. 

      The yi - thinking and logic

    • E. 

      The zhi - will-power and drive

  • 12. 
    The basic Liver syndromes include ((tick all appropriate answers):
    • A. 

      Liver Qi Stagnation

    • B. 

      Liver Qi Deficiency

    • C. 

      Liver Blood Deficiency

    • D. 

      Liver Yang Deficiency

    • E. 

      Liver Yin Deficiency

  • 13. 
    The Gall-Bladder rules
    • A. 

      Anger and Frustration

    • B. 

      Decision Making

    • C. 

      Thought and Concentration

    • D. 

      Planning and Overseeing

  • 14. 
    ‘The Gall Bladder is responsible for what is just and exact. Determination and decision stem from it.’
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    ‘The Liver holds office of Lord and Master.’
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What Need to Do for Self to Strengthen Wood: Define self in the world in relation to work, family, friends etc. so that own core nature can be expressed and developed through time – ensuring a future direction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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