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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What roles does Lady Davers' companion play in the confrontation with Mr. B?
(a) He leaves because of embarrassment.
(b) He continues to take the side of Lady Davers.
(c) He continues to attack Pamela's background.
(d) He apologizes upon hearing that Mr. B is really married to Pamela.
2. How does Mr. B occupy himself in the days after he and Pamela return to Bedfordshire?
(a) He spends long hours in the library.
(b) He is busy with business matters.
(c) He goes hunting.
(d) He resumes his wild social life.
3. How are Pamela's chastity and innocence demonstrated after her marriage?
(a) Her fears of the consummation of marriage on the wedding night.
(b) Her fear of Lady Davers' response.
(c) Her fear that she will not live up to Mr. B's expectations.
(d) Her fear that Mr. B will hurt her again.
4. As Mr. B and Pamela contemplate marriage and continue to discuss details concerning their situation, what does Pamela worry about?
(a) That Mr. B might turn against her once more.
(b) That Mr. B is simply trying another way to destroy her virtue.
(c) That Lady Davers will be hostile to her.
(d) That people will be rude to Mr. B for marrying below his station.
5. Following the tea at Sir Simon's what happens when Mr. B and Pamela return home?
(a) Lady Davers is waiting to confront them.
(b) Lady Davers is already in bed.
(c) Lady Davers has already left.
(d) Lady Davers ignores them completely.
6. In addition to the business arrangements made after their marriage, what other arrangements do Mr. B and Pamela discuss in order to prevent future disagreements?
(a) Her involvement with other families.
(b) Her management of the servants.
(c) Her letter-writing.
(d) Routine domestic arrangements including dress and hours for eating and sleeping.
7. When Pamela, Mr. B, and Mr. Andrews go out for an airing in the coach, what is the effect of Pamela's appearance on Mr. Andrews?
(a) He is ashamed that he is too poor and his daughter doesn't fit in.
(b) He reminds her not to be vain.
(c) He does not recognize her because she is dressed, but he admires her greatly.
(d) He is stunned by her apperance.
8. How is Pamela's loyalty displayed after her marriage?
(a) She asks Mr. B to reinstate Mrs. Jervis, Mr. Longman, and Mr. Jonathan.
(b) Through her attitude to her parents.
(c) She forgives Mrs. Jewkes.
(d) She forgives Jonathan.
9. When Mr. B asks Pamela to make the final decision concerning the day for their marriage, what influences her to choose the day that she chooses?
(a) She chooses Wednesday because of her birthday.
(b) Her birthday and her parents' anniversary were on Thursday.
(c) She chooses Friday because of Mr. B's birthday.
(d) She chooses Tuesday because her parents were married on that day.
10. How does Pamela celebrate her marriage when she returns to Bedfordshire?
(a) She gives the servants monetary gifts.
(b) She presents herself to the gentry.
(c) She buys new clothes.
(d) She gets involved with the church.
11. When Pamela visits Lady Davers, what request does Lady Davers make of Pamela in order to discover more about her experiences?
(a) She asks her not to assume Mr. B's name.
(b) She asks her to tell her all about her trials and how they affected her.
(c) She asks to see her letters to her parents.
(d) Lady Davers asks to see Pamela's journal.
12. 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?
(a) He plans to get her a position with the church.
(b) He plans to get her a guide to help her deal with all the social responsibilities.
(c) He plans to place her parents at his Kentish estate and to give her money for charity.
(d) He plans to move her parents in with them.
13. When Mr. B informs Mrs. Jewkes about his imminent marriage to Pamela, what is Mrs. Jewkes' main worry?
(a) That Pamela will dismiss her.
(b) That as her mistress, Pamela will be in a position to take revenge against Mrs. Jewkes who treated her very badly.
(c) That Pamela will give her a lowly position in the household.
(d) That Mr. B will resent the role she played against Pamela.
14. As the novel approaches its final stages, Pamela and Mr. B return to the estate in Bedfordshire and the reader anticipates the reaction of the servants who were previously Pamela's colleagues. How is Pamela treated by the servants?
(a) They rejoice at seeing her.
(b) They are hostile to her.
(c) They are indifferent to her.
(d) They are sullen when presented to her.
15. As Lady Davers reacts negatively to the news of the marriage, what does Mr. B insist that Pamela should do?
(a) He insists that Pamela join them for dinner.
(b) He excuses Pamela from dining with them.
(c) He tells Pamela that she need not have anything to do with his sister.
(d) He asks Pamela to speak with Lady Davers privately.
Short Answer 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?
2. What important aspects of Pamela's character are revealed in the series of confrontations that occur with Lady Davers because of her reaction to Pamela's marriage?
3. When Mr. B sees Pamela's reaction to him after she overhears his conversation with Mrs. Jewkes, how does Mr. B behave?
4. In Section 10, when members of the gentry visit Mr. B and Pamela, what is their reaction to Pamela?
5. As the first altercation between Pamela and Lady Davers escalates, how does Pamela get away from Lady Davers to meet her husband?
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