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all of the following are zang organs except...
a. heart
b. kidney
c. bladder
d. spleen
e. liver
c. bladder

...is not a zang organ
all of the following are fu organs except...
a. small intestine
b. large intestine
c. sanjiao
d. lung
e. stomach
d. lung

...is not a fu organ
all of the following are extraordinary fu organs except...
a. brain
b. pericardium
c. gallbladder
d. bones
e. uterus
b. pericardium

...is not an extra-fu organ
which of the following is considered both a fu and an extra-fu organ?
a. uterus
b. vessels
c. sanjiao
d. bladder
e. gallbladder
e. gallbladder

...is both a fu and an extra-fu organ
which of the following organs has the function of housing the mind?
a. heart
b. lung
c. liver
d. kidney
e. brain
a. heart

...houses the mind
which of the following organs has the function of storing blood?
a. heart
b. liver
c. kidney
d. pericardium
e. none of the above
b. liver

...has the function of storing blood
the heart is the...
a. house for storing the blood
b. source for the production of blood
c. motive force for blood circulation
d. sea of blood
e. none of the above
c. motive force for blood circulation

...the heart
which of the following sense organs is connected with the heart?
a. eye
b. tongue
c. mouth
d. nose
e. ear
b. tongue

...the sense organ associated with the heart
which of the following fu organs has an interior-exterior relationship to the heart?
a. stomach
b. bladder
c. gallbladder
d. small intestine
e. large intestine
d. small intestine

...has an interior-exterior relationship to the heart
the liver...
a. produces the blood
b. regulates the volume of blood in circulation
c. is the primary organ in charge of blood circulation
d. controls the blood by keeping it within the vessels
e. none of the above
b. regulates the volume of blood in circulation

...the liver
where is blood stored during sleep?
a. in the heart
b. in the spleen
c. in the liver
d. in the kidney
e. in the brain
c. in the liver

...blood storage during sleep
which of the following sense organs is connected to the liver?
a. eye
b. tongue
c. mouth
d. nose
e. ear
a. eye

...connected to liver
which of the following fu organs has an interior-exterior relationship with the liver?
a. stomach
b. bladder
c. gallbladder
d. small intestine
e. sanjiao
c. gallbladder

...interior-exterior relationship w/liver
the liver controls...
a. vessels
b. bones
c. muscles
d. tendons
e. four limbs
d. tendons

...controlled by liver
which of the following effects the function of the liver in maintaining the free flow of qi?
a. emotional activity
b. ascending and descending function of the stomach and spleen
c. secretion of bile
d. all of the above (a+b+c)
e. none of the above
d. all of the above

...liver/free flow of qi can be affected by emotions, st/sp, and secretion of bile
which of the following physiological phenomenon is not closely linked with the function of the liver for maintaining the free flow of qi?
a. movement of qi
b. circulation of blood
c. digestion
d. contraction and relaxation of the tendons and muscles
e. emotional activity
d. contraction and relaxation of the tendons and muscles

...is not closely associated with the liver's function of maintaining free flow of qi
which of the following organs has a close relationship with the condition of the nails?
a. liver
b. heart
c. kidney
d. lung
e. spleen
a. liver

...close relationship w/condition of nails
which of the following organs has the property of keeping the blood circulating within the vessels and preventing extravasation?
a. heart
b. liver
c. spleen
d. lung
e. kidney
c. spleen

...prevents extravasation
the condition of the spleen is manifested on the...
a. lips
b. nails
c. hair
d. skin
e. ear
a. lips

...condition of the spleen
a normal sense of taste is linked with the function of the...
a. liver
b. spleen
c. lung
d. heart
e. kidney
b. spleen

...linked with sense of taste
the digestion, absorption and transmission of nutrients are the function of the...
a. spleen
b. stomach
c. liver
d. kidney
e. small intestine
a. spleen

...responsible for digestion, absorption, transmission of nutrients
in tcm which of the following zang organs is most superficial?
a. heart
b. lung
c. spleen
d. liver
e. kidney
b. lung

...is most superficial zang organ
sense of smell depends on...
a. spleen
b. heart
c. lung
d. liver
e. kidney
c. lung

...sense of smell
which of the following organs regulates water passage?
a. spleen
b. lung
c. liver
d. bladder
e. gallbladder
b. lung

...regulates water passage
the distribution of defensive qi (wei qi) depends on the function of...
a. heart
b. lung
c. liver
d. kidney
e. spleen
b. lung

...distributes wei qi
the opening and closing of pores is dominated by...
a. kidney
b. liver
c. spleen
d. heart
e. lung
e. lung

...controls the pores
which of the following organs has the function of storing essence?
a. heart
b. lung
c. liver
d. spleen
e. kidney
e. kidney

...stores essence
the acquired essence is produced and transformed by the...
a. lung and large intestine
b. heart and small intestine
c. kidney and bladder
d. liver and gallbladder
e. spleen and stomach
e. spleen and stomach

...produces and transforms acquired essence
acquired essence is stored in...
a. heart
b. spleen
c. liver
d. kidney
e. lung
d. kidney

...acquired essence is stored in
which of the following organs is said to be "the house of the water and fire"?
a. heart
b. liver
c. kidney
d. lung
e. spleen
c. kidney

...is 'the house of the water and fire'
which organ dominates development and reproduction?
a. heart
b. kidney
c. spleen
d. liver
e. lung
b. kidney

...dominates development and reproduction
which organ dominates water metabolism?
a. spleen
b. lung
c. kidney
d. bladder
e. heart
c. kidney

...dominates water metabolism
which organ dominates the urethra and genitals?
a. liver
b. kidney
c. spleen
d. large intestine
e. bladder
b. kidney

..dominates urethra & genitals
the ear relates to
a. heart
b. liver
c. spleen
d. kidney
e. lung
d. kidney

...relates to ear
deficiency of kidney qi may cause...
a. enuresis
b. anuria
c. diarrhea
d. constipation
e. all of the above
e. all of the above
which of the following relates to bone?
a. nail
b. hair
c. teeth
d. tendon
e. muscle
c. teeth


...relates to bone
bones are dominated by...
a. kidney
b. liver
c. spleen
d. heart
e. lung
a. kidney

...dominates bones
the brain is considered the sea of...
a. qi
b. blood
c. nutrient substance
d. marrow
e. body fluid
d. marrow

...brain is the sea of...
kidney conditions manifest on...
a. skin
b. hair
c. face
d. nail
e. lips
b. hair

...kidney conditions manifest in...
which of the following organ pairs is the source of the "acquired foundation"?
a. spleen and stomach
b. lung and large intestine
c. kidney and bladder
d. liver and gallbladder
e. heart and small intestine
a. spleen and stomach

...source of "acquired foundation"
the kidney receiving qi means...
a. the kidney assists the lung in its function of receiving and descending qi
b. the kidney is the place for storage of essential qi
c. the kidney produces essential qi
d. the kidney dominates water metabolism
e. the kidney promotes the function of the lung dispersing qi
a. the kidney assists the lung in receiving and descending qi
the kidney has the function of...
a. dominating qi
b. producing qi
c. receiving qi
d. regulating qi
e. transporting qi
c. receiving qi

...kidney function
the uterus is connected with the following organs and channels except...
a. the kidney channel
b. the chong channel
c. the liver channel
d. the lung channel
e. the ren channel
d. the lung channel

...uterus is not connected with
the qi stored in the chest which can promote the functions of the lung and heart is called...
a. yuanqi (primary qi)
b. zongqi (pectoral qi)
c. yingqi (nutrient qi)
d. weiqi (defensive qi)
e. none of the above
b. zongqi (pectoral qi)

...stored in chest, promotes lung function
the body fluid has the function of....
a. promoting
b. warming
c. protecting
d. checking
e. nourishing
e. nourishing

...function of body fluids
the qi circulating within the vessels which can transform into blood is called...
a. yuanqi (primary qi)
b. zongqi (pectoral qi)
c. yingqi (nutrient qi)
d. weiqi (defensive qi)
e. xinqi (heart qi)
c. yingqi (nutrient qi)

...circulates within the vessels and can transform into blood...