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There Was A Mormon Category On Jeopardy

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint was a category on Wednesday's episode of Jeopardy, and everyone answered the questions right.

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This is what they had to figure out:

Answer: What are missionaries?

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There are 74,900 Mormon missionaries serving around the world right now. They serve for 18 months to two years, pay their own way and don't even get to pick where they go.

Answer: What is the Tabernacle?

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The Salt Lake Tabernacle was built between 1864 and 1867. It's sits next to the Salt Lake City Temple on Temple Square and is home to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.


Answer: What are the Apostles?

Marion Romney is actually Mitt's uncle. He was second counselor in the church's First Presidency, so he got closer to the presidency of the church, but Mitt got closer to the presidency of America.

Answer: Who is Joseph Smith?

Mormons refer to the event in the Sacred Grove as the First Vision. It occurred after Joseph prayed to know what church to join when he was about 14 years old.

Answer: What is Deseret?

Deseret Industries is part of the church's welfare program and was started during the Great Depression to provide employment training to community members.

Here's video of the segment:

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