“Book of Mormon: 1 Nephi 1–Alma 16 Learning Assessment Study Guide,” Seminary Learning Assessments (2016)
“Book of Mormon: 1 Nephi 1–Alma 16,” Seminary Learning Assessments
Doctrinal mastery questions: Understand the doctrines taught in the doctrinal mastery passages.
Context and content questions: Understand some of the key accounts and associated principles.
What a divine witness of the Book of Mormon will help someone know (see introduction to the Book of Mormon, paragraphs 8–9)
Nephi obtaining the brass plates: lessons learned about obedience (see 1 Nephi 3:7)
Lehi’s sons return with Ishmael’s family: lessons learned about marriage (see 1 Nephi 7:1–5)
What the Book of Mormon makes available to all people (see 1 Nephi 13:26–29, 39–42)
The Liahona: lessons learned about receiving direction from God (see 1 Nephi 16:27–29)
What the Book of Mormon teaches about the Prophet Joseph Smith (see 2 Nephi 3:6–8, 15, 24)
Prophecies pertaining to how some individuals will react to prophets in the last days (see 2 Nephi 27:1–5)
Prophecy on how the Book of Mormon will be translated by Joseph Smith (see 2 Nephi 27:6–23)
The Lord’s feelings about chastity (see Jacob 2:22–35)
King Benjamin’s teachings about the blessings received for keeping the commandments (see Mosiah 2:41)
The results of putting off the natural man (see Mosiah 3:19)
What seers know (see Mosiah 8:13–17)
The Lamanites’ hatred of the Nephites: lessons learned about forgiving (see Mosiah 10:12–18)
The primary role of Melchizedek Priesthood holders (see Alma 13:1–12)
Doctrines and principles: Understand major doctrines and principles taught in the Book of Mormon.
What moral agency is and how it fits into the plan of salvation (see 2 Nephi 2:5, 14–16, 27–29)
The role of Jesus Christ in the plan of salvation (see 2 Nephi 25:19–20)
The nature of Heavenly Father (see 2 Nephi 26:33)
Principles related to receiving answers to questions and prayers (see 2 Nephi 28:30)
Reason for baptism (see 2 Nephi 31:5–7)
Actions needed to seek truth (see 2 Nephi 32:3, 8–9)
The source of all truth (see Mosiah 4:9)
The covenant made at baptism (see Mosiah 18:9)
What Jesus Christ experienced as part of the Atonement (see Alma 7:11–13)
What it means to be resurrected (see Alma 11:42–43)
Be able to explain the three principles of Acquiring Spiritual Knowledge in the Doctrinal Mastery Core Document.
Be able to explain the Fall of Adam and Eve and the Atonement of Jesus Christ.
Be able to write about a person or story from your study of the Book of Mormon that has impacted your life.
Be able to briefly summarize the vision of the tree of life, explain the symbols from the vision, and share what you learned from one of the symbols.