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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
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 admits that he considered it.
(b) He chastises her for believing such nonsense.
(c) He denies it completely.
(d) He claims he knew nothing of it.
2. How are Pamela's chastity and innocence demonstrated after her marriage?
(a) Her fear that Mr. B will hurt her again.
(b) Her fear of Lady Davers' response.
(c) Her fears of the consummation of marriage on the wedding night.
(d) Her fear that she will not live up to Mr. B's expectations.
3. How does Pamela feel towards Mr. B in Section 8 after overhearing Mrs. B and Mrs. Jewkes' conversation?
(a) She doesn't trust him.
(b) She wants to have nothing more to do with him.
(c) She is too inclined in Mr. B's favor and wishes she was of the right social class for him.
(d) She is confused.
4. Who delivers the letter from Mr. B to Pamela while she is at the inn on her way home from Lincolnshire?
(a) Mr. Colbrand.
(b) Mr. B's groom.
(c) Mr. Robert.
(d) Mrs. Jewkes.
5. What causes the first confrontation between Pamela and Lady Davers, when Lady Davers arrives?
(a) Lady Davers accuses Pamela of wanting Mr. B's money.
(b) Lady davers calls Pamela a "wanton hussey".
(c) Pamela accuses Lady Davers of arriving without warning.
(d) Lady Davers accuses Pamela of having lost her virtue because she refuses to believe they are married.
6. Who accompanies Lady Davers on her visit to Mr. B and Pamela following their marriage?
(a) Mrs. Jervis.
(b) Mrs. Jewkes.
7. Apart from the gentry and Mr. Andrews, which other person visits Mr. B and Pamela shortly before the wedding?
(a) The clergyman.
(b) Mr. Jonathan.
(c) Mr. Williams.
(d) Mrs. Jervis.
8. As a result of the altercation with Lady Davers, Pamela is late to meet Mr. B at tea with Mr. Simons. How does Mr. B react when Pamela arrives late?
(a) He ignores her.
(b) He demands an explanation.
(c) He is angry and treats his wife coldly.
(d) He greets her warmly.
9. What event occurs at the home of Pamela and Mr. B on the morning after the confrontation between Lady Davers and Pamela?
(a) Lady Davers ignores Pamela and speaks only to Mr. B.
(b) Lady Davers appears in the room of Pamela and Mr. B and is enraged to find them together.
(c) Lady Davers leaves without any word to Pamela and Mr. B.
(d) Lady Davers has a quarrel with Mr. B.
10. In Section 10, when members of the gentry visit Mr. B and Pamela, what is their reaction to Pamela?
(a) They are cordial.
(b) They are distant.
(c) They are respectful but unfriendly.
(d) Everyone praises her.
11. When Mr. B sees Pamela's reaction to him after she overhears his conversation with Mrs. Jewkes, how does Mr. B behave?
(a) He leaves in anger.
(b) He apologizes to Pamela.
(c) He locks himself in the closet.
(d) He dismisses Pamela again.
12. In the series of confrontations that occur with Lady Davers because of her reaction to Pamela's marriage, what important attitude does Mr. B display that will be necessary in a marriage to someone with Pamela's background?
(a) He protects his wife from criticism.
(b) He does not allow his wife to get into such arguments.
(c) He tries to keep the peace.
(d) He does not tolerate disrespect to his wife.
13. How does Mr. Andrews feel after Pamela tells him all that has transpired leading to the plans for her marriage?
(a) He is happy to be reunited with Pamela but he is eager to return to tell his wife.
(b) He is distressed.
(c) He is still hostile to Mr. B.
(d) He is anxious about her safety.
14. What are the significant aspects of the conversations between Mr. B and the third visitor prior to the marriage between Mr. B and Pamela?
(a) Mr. B invites him to dinner, gives permission for him to be friends with Pamela, and invites him to officiate at the chapel.
(b) He is asked to give away Pamela.
(c) He is to exonerate Mr. B for his past wrongs.
(d) He is asked to bless the new chapel.
15. After Lady Davers makes her revelation and Mr. B storms out in anger, what appeal does Lady Davers make to Pamela?
(a) She asks Pamela to leave Mr. B with Lady Davers so she can try to make amends for her behavior.
(b) She asks Pamela to be her advocate as she tries to apologize to Mr. B.
(c) She asks Pamela to go away and allow Mr. B to forget this mistake he has made by marrying her.
(d) She asks Pamela to appeal to Mr. B to forgive her.
Short Answer Questions
1. After returning to Mr. B at Lincolnshire, what happens when Pamela visits Mr. B at the beginning of Section 9?
2. As Mr B. and Pamela settle down into marriage and Mr. B makes various business arrangements, what news does Mr. B give Pamela that makes her exceptionally happy?
3. As Pamela returns to Bedfordhshire and assumes her new way of life, what aspects of her character are revealed?
4. How does Mr. B try to convince Pamela that he will be faithful and true?
5. What is Pamela's state of mind at the end of the section in which she marries Mr. B and he displays his love and generosity?
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