Book of Words of Mormon
1. (H-E) As Mormon concludes his record keeping he says all of the following EXCEPT:
. A. I am about to deliver the records I have made to my son, Moroni.
. B. I have witnessed almost the entire destruction of my people, the Nephites.
. C. It is now many hundreds of years after the coming of Christ.
. D. It is unlikely that my son will witness the entire destruction of my people.
. Answer: D (Words of Mormon 1:1-2)
2. (H-E) Mormon asks God for which of the following blessings:
. A. That Moroni will lout-survive the people of Nephi.
. B. That Moroni might write somewhat concerning the Nephites.
. C. That Moroni might write somewhat concerning Christ.
. E. That Moroni’s writings should someday profit his people.
. F. All of the above are true.
. Answer: F (Words of Mormon 1:2)
3. (H-E) Mormon spoke concerning the things which he had written. He said all of the following EXCEPT:
. A. I made an abridgement from the plates of Nephi down to the reign of king Benjamin.
. B. After making the abridgement, I searched among the records which had been delivered into my hands.
. C. Upon searching, I found plates that contained a small account of the prophets from Jacob to king Benjamin, and many of Nephi’s words.
. D. The things which are upon these plates please me because of the prophecies of the coming of Christ.
. E. My father and I know that many of the things prophesied concerning us in our days have been fulfilled.
. F. It is unlikely that the prophecies which go beyond this day will be fulfilled.
. Answer: F (Words of Mormon 1:3-4)
4. (H-E) Mormon said all of the following EXCEPT:
. A. I chose ‘these things’ to finish my record upon.
. B. I shall take the remainder of my record from the plates of Nephi.
. C. I cannot write even half of the things of my people.
. D. I shall take ‘these’ plates, which contain prophecies and revelations, and put them with the remainder of my record.
. E. These plates are choice unto me.
. F. I know these plates will be choice unto my brethren.
. Answer: C (Words of Mormon 1:5-6)
5. (H-E) Mormon included the plates of Nephi with the remainder of his records for which of the following reasons:
. A. He felt that it was for a ‘wise purpose’.
. B. The Spirit whispered to him, according to the workings of the Spirit.
. C. He did not know all things, but the Lord knows all things which are to come.
. D. The Lord ‘worked’ in Mormon to do according to His will.
. E. All of the above reasons are true.
. Answer: E (Words of Mormon 1:7)
6. (D-E) Mormon recorded that his prayer to God concerned his brethren. He prayed that:
. A. His brethren would once again come to the knowledge of God.
. B. His brethren would once again come to the knowledge of the redemption of Christ.
. C. That his brethren would once again be a delightsome people.
. D. That his brethren would once again conquer and drive out the Lamanites.
. E. All of the above are correct except D.
. Answer: E (Words of Mormon 1:8)
7. (D-H) Mormon proceeded to “finsih out” his record, which he took from the plate of Nephi. He said he made the record according to the _______ and the
. _______ which God had given him.
. A. Faith and wisdom.
. B. Knowledge and understanding.
. C. Belief and respect.
. D. Dedication and unwearyingness.
. Answer: B (Words of Mormon 1:9)
8. (H-E) All of the following statements are true EXCEPT:
. A. Amaleki delivered the plates of Nephi into the hands of king Benjamin.
. B. King Benjamin put the plates which he received from Amaleki with the other plates he possessed.
. C. The other plates that king Benjamin possessed contained records which had ben handed down by the prior kings.
. D. The plates were handed down from generation to generation until they fell into the hands of Mormon.
. E. Mormon prayed to God that the plates would be preserved.
. F. Mormon was not certain that the plates would be preserved, due to the wickedness of men.
. Answer: F (Words of Mormon 1:10-11)
9. (D-M) Which of the following statements regarding the plates are true?
. A. There are great things written upon the plates.
. B. Mormon states that at the great and last day his people will be judged out of the things recorded on the plates.
. C. Mormon states that at the great and last day the brethren of his people will be judged out of the things recorded on the plates.
. D. These judgements will be according to the word of God which is written upon the plates.
. E. All of the above statements are true.
. Answer: E (Words of Mormon 1:11)
10. (H-M) All of the following statements concerning king Benjamin and his people are true EXCEPT:
. A. King Benjamin had ‘somewhat of’ contentions among his people.
. B. The armies of the Lamanites came down to battle against the people of king Benjamin.
. C. King Benjamin gathered together his armies and stood against the Lamanites.
. D. King Benjamin fought with the strength of his own arm with the sword of Nephi.
. E. King Benjamin and his people fought against the Lamanites in the strength of the Lord and slew many thousands of Lamanites.
. F. King Benjamin and his people drove the Lamanites out of their lands.
. Answer: D (Words of Mormon 1:13-14)
11. (H-M) Among king Benjamin’s people, all of the following happened EXCEPT:
. A. There were false Christs, but their mouths were shut and they were punished for their crimes.
. B. There were false prophets among the people, but they were punished according to their crimes.
. C. There were false kings among the people, but they were rebuked and driven from the land.
. D. There were false preachers and teachers among the people, but they were punished according to their crimes.
. E. There was much contention among the people, and many dissensions away to the Lamanites.
. Answer: C (Words of Mormon 1:15-16)
12. (H-M) Which of the following statements are true?
. A. King Benjamin, with the help of holy prophets who were among his people, did once more establish peace in the land.
. B. King Benjamin was a holy man, and he did reign over his people in righteousness.
. C. There were many holy men in the land, who did speak the word of God with power and authority.
. D. The holy men in the land used much sharpness because of the stiffneckedness of the people.
. E. Only A, B, and C are true.
. F. All of the statements are true.
. Answer: F (Words of Mormon 1:17)
13. (H-E) Is the following statement true or false? King Benjamin labored with all the might of his body and all the faculty of his whole should to establish peace in
, the land.
. Answer: True (Words of Mormon 1:18)