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By Kathryn M. Wilson


Biblical Anagrams

Using the clues, rearrange the letters to spell well-known names in the Bible.

  1. 1.

    Met what? (New Testament author)

  2. 2.

    Nailed (Old Testament interpreter of dreams)

  3. 3.

    Cars do (woman restored to life by Peter)

  4. 4.

    Hit goal (Old Testament giant)

  5. 5.

    I harm (Old Testament king)

  6. 6.

    Hard cash (Babylonian name of one of Daniel’s three friends)

  7. 7.

    I am on (Old Testament mother-in-law)

  8. 8.

    Ram hat (sister of Mary and Lazarus)

  9. 9.

    Hen pest (first New Testament martyr)

  10. 10.

    Hal lied (woman who tricked Samson)

Answers:

(1) Matthew, (2) Daniel, (3) Dorcas, (4) Goliath, (5) Hiram, (6) Shadrach, (7) Naomi, (8) Martha, (9) Stephen, (10) Delilah.

Alphabet Zoo

All the letters of the alphabet except one can be found in this list of animals. Cross out the letters in alphabetical order to find which one is missing.

fox, tiger, vicuna, wolf, hyena, jackal, zebra, moose, leopard

Answer:

q

Pyramid of P’s

Read the clues, then fill in the correspondingly numbered level of the pyramid with the correct answer that starts with the letter P.

  1. 1.

    Where Joseph was cast by his brothers.

  2. 2.

    Known in his early life as Saul.

  3. 3.

    With James and John, conferred the Melchizedek Priesthood upon Joseph Smith.

  4. 4.

    Communication with God.

  5. 5.

    Church title of Ezra Taft Benson.

  6. 6.

    Jewish holiday commemorating Israel’s freedom from Egypt.

  7. 7.

    Gives special blessings within the stake.

  8. 8.

    Power to act in God’s name.

Answers:

(1) pit, (2) Paul, (3) Peter, (4) prayer, (5) prophet, (6) Passover, (7) patriarch, (8) priesthood.

January Crossword Puzzle

Print the names of the pictured objects in their correspondingly numbered squares.

Answers:

Down—(1) snowman, (3) skates, (5) sled. Across—(2) boots, (3) skis, (4) mittens.

Family—Familia

Next to the English names for different family members are their names in Spanish. The words may look and sound very different, but they have one universal meaning: family! Find them all by reading forward, backward, up, down, and diagonally.

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Grandmother—Abuela

Mother—Madre

Aunt—Tia

Grandfather—Abuelo

Father—Padre

Uncle—Tio

Granddaughter—Nieta

Daughter—Hija

Niece—Sobrina

Grandson—Nieto

Son—Hijo

Nephew—Sobrino

Cousin—Prima (girl), Primo (boy)

 

Think Snow!

How many of these words that begin with snow can you complete?

  1. 1.

    Snow __ __ __ (Frosty was one.)

  2. 2.

    Snow __ __ __ __ __ (Gear for walking on soft snow.)

  3. 3.

    Snow __ __ __ __ __ (Each is unique.)

  4. 4.

    Snow __ __ __ __ (Removes snow from roads.)

  5. 5.

    Snow __ __ __ __ __ (Wind-piled snow.)

  6. 6.

    Snow __ __ __ __ __ __ (Motor vehicle.)

  7. 7.

    Snow __ __ __ __ (Child’s winter outer garment.)

  8. 8.

    Snow __ __ __ __ (Made for throwing.)

Answers:

(1) snowman, (2) snowshoes, (3) snowflake, (4) snowplow, (5) snowdrift, (6) snowmobile, (7) snowsuit, (8) snowball.