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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the date of Emma and Joseph's wedding?
2. Where in Missouri did the members of the church settle?
3. Where was Joseph Smith born?
4. What is the endowment that Mormons receive in the temple.
5. The Book of Mormon includes a history of the Jaredites, who left what area of the world?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did most revelations come to Joseph Smith?
2. Why did Joseph's father move the family to Palmyra, New York?
3. In Ohio, what type of life were people trying to lead, and why?
4. What made Joseph and his church resettle in Ohio?
5. What was Mr. Anthon's reaction when he was told he could not see the plates?
6. After Joseph Smith translated the first 116 pages, what happened to the pages?
7. How was the Telestial Kingdom of Heaven described?
8. Describe the vision Joseph Smith had in the grove of trees.
9. What was Governor DeWitt Clinton's theory of the Mound Builders?
10. How did Ms. Brodie see the Book of Mormon?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Using examples from the book, how did revelations that Joseph received contribute to the challenges the Saints faced during this time? Discuss at least two revelations and their impact on the Saints, the political situation and Joseph Smith himself.
Essay Topic 2
What were some of the differences between the Mormons and the old settlers in Missouri? What kinds of problems did these differences cause and why? Please use examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
What is a missionary? What were some of the missions that the Mormons were sent on? According to the author, what were the purposes of these missions? Use examples from the book to support your answers.
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