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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 9: pages 219-242.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Upon hearing the response of the gentry toward her plight, what does Pamela ask Mr. Williams to do to help her?
(a) To pray for her.
(b) To appeal to Mr. B on her behalf.
(c) To send her letters to her parents and pray for her.
(d) To send back her letters.
2. Despite the progression of events and discussions leading towards his marriage to Pamela, what lingering concern regarding Mr. Williams does Mr. B express to Pamela?
(a) Mr. Williams might accuse Pamela of causing his troubles.
(b) She might have damaged her reputation with him.
(c) Mr. Williams might accuse Mr. B of causing his troubles.
(d) She might have done something to encourage his proposal.
3. What explanation does Mr. B offer for not wanting Pamela to go to work for Lady Davers?
(a) She will be ruined by the nephew of Lady Danvers.
(b) She will be seduced by older men in the neighborhood.
(c) She will not have as good a chance of becoming a lady.
(d) She will not be treated as well as at his house.
4. At the end of Section 7, it is evident that Mr. B has contradictory feelings about Pamela. How does he communicate these feelings to Pamela?
(a) He has already comitted to someone but he cannot do without Pamela.
(b) He praises Pamela but confesses he cannot stand the thought of marriage nor the thought of her marrying another man.
(c) He cannot marry her but he loves her.
(d) He wants to be with her but his social status forbids this.
5. How does Pamela respond to Mr. B's proposition and the articles contained in it?
(a) She asks to discuss the matter with her father.
(b) She asks for time to consider.
(c) She writes rejecting him and asking him to reconsider before ruining her.
(d) She accepts them but asks for two to be changed.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following literary devices is used by the author when he creates a situation in which Mrs. Jewkes is to become Pamela's servant, following Mrs. Jewkes' evil treatment of Pamela?
2. Throughout Section 5, when Pamela's movements are restricted and monitored, which character is Mr. B's chief ally?
3. When Mr. B asks Pamela what she will do if she is unable to interact with other ladies after they are married, how does Pamela respond?
4. To whom does Pamela write a letter referring to what Mr. Williams proposes?
5. What does Pamela learn through a letter from Mr. Williams about the gentry and their attitude toward her situation?
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