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Mosiah Chapter 8 ( ** )

Mosiah Chapter 8

328. (H-C) After king Limhi ended his sermon to his people recorded in Mosiah chapter 7, he had Ammon do all of the following EXCEPT:
         A. Rehearse all that happened to his brethren in Zarahemla from the time that Zeniff left until the present
         B. Lay out a strategy by which the yoke of Lamanite bondage could be overthrown
         C. Rehearse all of the last words of king Benjamin to his people
         D. Read the plates which contained the record of Zeniff’s and Limhi’s people
                                                                                                                                            Answer: B   (Mosiah 8:2-5)

329. (H-E) True or false: Ammon responded affirmatively when king Limhi asked him if he could interpret languages.
                                                                                                                                           Answer:  False   (Mosiah 8:6)

330. (H-M) Limhi sent a group of people in search of Zarahemla, hoping to obtain help in freeing themselves from Lamanite bondage.  All of the following statements concerning this expedition are true EXCEPT:
         A. The group consisted of 43 people
         B. The group became lost and wandered in the wilderness for many days
         C. They eventually found Zarahemla, but were unsuccessful in convincing the Nephites there to assist them
         D. They eventually discovered a land of many waters, covered with bones and ruined buildings, previously inhabited by large numbers of people
         E. They discovered 24 engraved plates, made of pure gold
         F. They brought back copper and brass breastplates and rusted sword blades
                                                                                                                                         Answer: C   (Mosiah 8:7-11)

331. (H-M) Limhi was desirous to have the 24 gold plates translated for all of the following reasons EXCEPT:
         A. Perhaps they would give a knowledge of a remnant of the people who had been destroyed
         B. Perhaps they would give a knowledge of a remnant of the very people who had been destroyed
         C. Doubtless there was a great mystery contained within the plates
         D. He was desirous to know the cause of the people’s destruction
         E. He was anxious to see if a seer truly was greater than a prophet
                                                                                                                                         Answer: E   (Mosiah &19)

332. (D-C) When Limhi asked Ammon if he knew of anyone that could translate, Ammon responded with all of the following statements EXCEPT:
         A. “I can assuredly tell thee of a man that can translate…”
         B. I know of a man that can look into “interpreters” and translate
         C. “These interpreters are called ‘Urim and Thummim‘ ”
         D. The ability to use the interpreters is a gift from God
         E. “No man can look into the interpreters unless he is commanded, lest he look for that which he should not and perish”
                                                                                                                                        Answer: C   (Mosiah )

333. (D-M) Other statements made by Ammon concerning the gift of translation include the following EXCEPT:
         A. The interpreters fit into a breastplate, which is worn by the seer
         B. Whosoever is commanded to look in the interpreters is called seer
         C. The king of the people in Zarahemla possesses this high gift of God
         D. The king in Zarahemla said “that a seer is greater than a prophet”
         E. “A seer is a revelator and a prophet also”
                                                                                                                                        Answer: A   (Mosiah -16)

334. (D-M) What gift was Ammon referring to when he said, “…a gift which is greater can no man have,”…?
         A. The gift of tongues
         B. The gift of healing
         C. The gift of seership
         D. The gift of knowing the differences of administration
         E. None of the above
                                                                                                                                       Answer: C   (Mosiah )

335. (D-C) In describing a seer, Ammon says all of the following EXCEPT:
         A. He can know of things which are past
         B. He can know of things which are to come
         C. He can reveal all things
         D. He can bring to light mysterious things
         E. He can make manifest secret things
                                                                                                                                      Answer: D   (Mosiah )

336. (D-C) In describing a seer, Ammon says all of the following EXCEPT:
         A. He shall cause hidden things to come to light
         B. He shall unfold the solemnities of eternity
         C. He shall make known unknown things
         D. He shall make known things which otherwise could not be known
         E. He, through faith, can work mighty miracles
         F. He becomes of great benefit to his fellow beings
                                                                                                                                             Answer: B   (Mosiah -18)

337. (D-C) In the last 2 verses of Mosiah chapter 8, Limhi describes the children of men in all of the following ways EXCEPT:
         A. The Lord suffers long with the children of men
         B. Their understandings are blind and impenetrable
         C. They will not seek intelligence, or in other words, light & truth
         D. They are as a wild flock which flees the shepherd and scatters
         E. They are as a wild flock which is driven and devoured by beasts
                                                                                                                                            Answer: C   (Mosiah -21)

338. (D-C) As Limhi and Ammon conclude their discussion about the 24 gold plates and seership, Limhi states that the children of men do not desire that “SHE” should
.        rule over them.  To what does “SHE” refer?
         A. Wisdom
         B. Knowledge
         C. Understanding
         D. Charity
         E. Humility
         F. None of the above
                                                                                                                                           Answer: A  (Mosiah )

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