Funstuf

By Becky Morgan and Sally Hanna


Mormon

Draw a line from Mormon’s age to what happened to him at that age.

1. Mormon, age 10,

a. hid plates in Hill Cumorah. (See Morm. 1:6 * ; Morm. 6:5 * ; Morm. 6:6.)

2. Mormon, age 11,

b. received plates. (See Morm. 1:3; Morm. 2:17.)

3. Mormon, age 15,

c. led Nephite army. (See Morm. 2:2.)

4. Mormon, age 16,

d. traveled to land of Zarahemla. (See Morm. 1:6.)

5. Mormon, age 24,

e. learned about plates. (See Morm. 1:1–4.)

6. Mormon, age 74,

f. saw Jesus. (See Morm. 1:15.)

Answers:

(1) e, (2) d, (3) f, (4) c, (5) b, (6) a.

  1.   *

    See footnote in Book of Mormon reference.

What Am I?

  1. 1.

    To protect me, Ammaron put me in the Hill Shim. (See Morm. 1:3.)

  2. 2.

    Mormon hid most of me in the Hill Cumorah and gave a few of me to his son, Moroni. (See Morm. 6:6.)

  3. 3.

    The Lord said that I am not to be used to make money. (See Morm. 8:14.)

  4. 4.

    Reformed Egyptian characters have been written on me. (See Morm. 9:32.)

  5. 5.

    Moroni put me in a stone box and covered me with a large rock. Many years later Moroni appeared to Joseph Smith and told him about me. (See Morm. 8:4; JS—H 1:33–34, 51–52.)

What am I?

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Answer:

gold plates

Person, Place, or Thing?

The following nouns are from the Book of Mormon. Can you identify each as to whether it’s a person, place, and/or thing?

  1. 1.

    Comnor (See Ether 14:28.)

  2. 2.

    Deseret (See Ether 2:3.)

  3. 3.

    Leah (See Alma 11:14, 17.)

  4. 4.

    Liahona (See Alma 37:38.)

  5. 5.

    Limhi (See Mosiah 7:9.)

  6. 6.

    Manti (See Alma 2:22; Alma 56:14.)

  7. 7.

    Nephi (See 1 Ne. 1:1; Omni 1:12.)

  8. 8.

    Neum (See 1 Ne. 19:10.)

  9. 9.

    Zarahemla (See Omni 1:12; Hel. 1:15.)

  10. 10.

    Ziff (See Mosiah 11:3.)

Answers:

(1) place; (2) thing; (3) thing; (4) thing; (5) person; (6) person and place; (7) person and place; (8) person; (9) person and place; (10) thing.

Going on a Mission

Match which country you would most likely be serving your mission in if you were to:

See people wearing

 

Sombreros

Scotland

Wooden Shoes

Mexico

Kilts

Japan

Kimonos

Netherlands

Eat

 

Sauerbraten

United States

Apple pie

Norway

Crepes

France

Pickled herring

West Germany

See

 

Mounties

Italy

Big Ben

Australia

Leaning Tower of Pisa

Canada

Great Barrier Reef

England

Answers:

sombreros (Mexico), wooden shoes (Netherlands), kilts (Scotland), kimonos (Japan); sauerbraten (West Germany), apple pie (United States), crepes (France), pickled herring (Norway); Mounties (Canada), Big Ben (England), Leaning Tower of Pisa (Italy), Great Barrier Reef (Australia).

Seek and Ye Shall Find

Find the listed missionary-related words by reading up, down, forward, backward, and diagonally. Read the unused letters from left to right and top to bottom to discover another word that’s very important to missionaries.

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Tribulation

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Couples

Holy

Moroni

Sister

Witness

Desire

Joy

MTC

Souls

Work

Door

LDS

Neat

Study

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GQ (Golden Questions)

 

Answer:

investigators.

Celestial Bodies

Unscramble the words relating to celestial bodies. Then find a hidden message by writing the numbered letters of the unscrambled words on the blanks with corresponding numbers below.

1. NOMO

__ __ __ __ 1

2. SRATS

__ __ __ __ __ 2 3

3. TEMSOC

__ __ __ __ __ __ 4

4. AXIELGAS

__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ 5

5. TEMORE

__ __ __ __ __ __ 6

6. ITSERADOS

__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ 7

7. ABUNEL

__ __ __ __ __ __ 8

8. PETNALS

__ __ __ __ __ __ __ 9

9. CKALB EHLO

__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ 10

__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ . 4 10 8 9 1 3 7 5 1 7 6 2 7 8 4 10 8 6 2 9 9

Answers:

(1) moon, (2) stars, (3) comets, (4) galaxies, (5) meteor, (6) asteroids, (7) nebula, (8) planets, (9) black hole. The Lord God made them all.

Pick the Pumpkin

One of these jack-o’-lanterns was awarded first prize in a pumpkin-carving contest contest. Identify the winning face by the following clues:

  • It has a triangular nose.

  • It has a crooked stem.

  • It has an oblong shape.

  • It has a toothy grin.

Pick the Pumpkin

Answer:

e.

Animal Spell

Add or subtract letters as indicted, to spell the names of ten animals.

Answers:

(1) shoe – hoe + nail = snail, (2) block – lock + ear = bear, (3) pan + tie – pie = ant, (4) boat – bat + towel – toe = owl, (5) apple + ant – plant = ape, (6) spear – ear + arrow = sparrow, (7) clock – lock + paint — pin = cat, (8) bread – bed + tent – ten = rat, (9) bowl – bow + piano – pan + crown – crow = lion, (10) coat + ten – can + brush – bush = otter.