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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 13: pages 344-372.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As Mr. B and Pamela become increasingly open in their discussions of their future, what does Mr. B reveal to Pamela about the sham marriage of which she read accidentally?
(a) He denies it completely.
(b) He admits that he considered it.
(c) He claims he knew nothing of it.
(d) He chastises her for believing such nonsense.
2. What reason does Mr. B give for insisting that he must find Pamela a husband?
(a) To prevent her from having to work for him.
(b) To end his responsibility for her.
(c) She is too pretty to escape the designs of men.
(d) To provide her with security.
3. When Mr. B informs Mrs. Jewkes about his imminent marriage to Pamela, what is Mrs. Jewkes' main worry?
(a) That as her mistress, Pamela will be in a position to take revenge against Mrs. Jewkes who treated her very badly.
(b) That Pamela will give her a lowly position in the household.
(c) That Pamela will dismiss her.
(d) That Mr. B will resent the role she played against Pamela.
4. After failing to help Pamela escape, Mr. Williams writes to her introducing a different subject. What is the subject?
(a) He proposes marriage.
(b) He wants to take her out of Mr. B's reach.
(c) He proposes an appeal to Mr. B's sister, Lady Davers.
(d) He proposes a visit to the clergyman.
5. When it is confirmed for Lady Davers that Mr. B and Pamela are truly married, Lady Davers reacts negatively. What does this reaction to the news reflect about some aspects of the society in which the novel is set?
(a) She shows prejudice by insisting that Pamela should inherit nothing from her family.
(b) She shows prejudice by saying that Pamela must not live in the family estate.
(c) She shows the prejudice in the society by accusing Mr. B of marrying the daughter of a beggar.
(d) She shows prejudice by saying that she doesn't want a servant girl in her family.
Short Answer Questions
1. What attitude does Mr. B show towards Pamela's virtue in Section 3 as she prepares to go home?
2. What does Pamela learn through a letter from Mr. Williams about the gentry and their attitude toward her situation?
3. At the beginning of Section 6, what tragedy befalls Mr. Williams?
4. After Mr. B decides to send Pamela home, what excuse does he use to delay her departure?
5. At the beginning of Section 10 when everyone becomes interested in seeing Pamela, which members of the gentry visit Pamela and Mr. B?
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