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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After Pamela brings Mr. Andrews up-to-date about the events and plans for her marriage, what does Mr. Andrews do with Pamela's letters?
(a) He returns them to her and she gives them to Mr. B.
(b) He promises to store them safely.
(c) He promises to destroy them.
(d) He retuns them so she can destroy them.
2. How does Mr. Andrews feel after Pamela tells him all that has transpired leading to the plans for her marriage?
(a) He is anxious about her safety.
(b) He is still hostile to Mr. B.
(c) He is happy to be reunited with Pamela but he is eager to return to tell his wife.
(d) He is distressed.
3. What condition does Pamela find Mr. B in when she returns at the end of Section 8?
(a) He is drunk.
(b) He is distresed and acting in a crazy manner.
(c) He is desperate and depressed.
(d) He is very ill.
4. After Mr. B examines and comments on Pamela's papers during their encounter in the garden, how does the incident end?
(a) Pamela sees a change in him and allows him to kiss her.
(b) Mr. B offers to kiss Pamela but she recalls the sham marriage plan and rejects him, leading to his anger.
(c) Mrs. Jewkes turns up just as they are about to kiss.
(d) Mr. B discovers the true virtue of Pamela and apologizes for everything.
5. Who accompanies Lady Davers on her visit to Mr. B and Pamela following their marriage?
(a) Mrs. Jervis.
(d) Mrs. Jewkes.
6. 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 are indifferent to her.
(b) They are hostile to her.
(c) They are sullen when presented to her.
(d) They rejoice at seeing her.
7. Why is it useful for the author to bring Pamela back to Bedfordshire after her marriage?
(a) To create contrast and irony as the change in Pamela's circumstances taking her where her troubles began.
(b) To show the servants that she overcame her troubles.
(c) To show the Bedfordshire gentry how Pamela has prevailed over her troubles.
(d) To show Mr. B's servants how he has changed.
8. Who delivers the letter from Mr. B to Pamela while she is at the inn on her way home from Lincolnshire?
(a) Mrs. Jewkes.
(b) Mr. Robert.
(c) Mr. B's groom.
(d) Mr. Colbrand.
9. What feelings towards Pamela has Mr. B displayed after she reacts to overhearing Mrs. B and Mrs. Jeweks' conversation in Section 8?
(a) He treats her badly most of the time.
(b) He is angrier than ever.
(c) His hostility towards her is diminishing.
(d) He vacillates between negative and positive feelings towards Pamela.
10. As Mrs. Jewkes expresses her fears about how Pamela will treat her after being married to Mr. B, how does Pamela show her virtuous nature towards Mrs. Jewkes?
(a) She promises to help her find work elsewhere.
(b) She promises that they will be friends.
(c) She promises that she will hold no grudges.
(d) She promises to pray for her.
11. After the discussion of the incident involving Lady Davers and Pamela, how do the guests of Sir Simon pass the time?
(a) Playing cards and dancing.
(b) Socializing and eating.
(c) Eating and Drinking.
(d) Eating, drinking, and reading poetry.
12. On the eve of Pamela's departure from Lincolnshire, what specific agreement is reached between Pamela and Miss Darnford?
(a) They agree to visit Lady Davers together.
(b) They agree to visit each other.
(c) They agree to correspond with each other.
(d) They agree to take holidays together.
13. What concern has brought Pamela's father to visit in Section 10?
(a) That she will not be able to fit in.
(b) That Mr. B will not follow through with the plan to marry her.
(c) That she has been betrayed.
(d) That she is in danger with Mr. B.
14. As Mr. B and Pamela contemplate marriage and continue to discuss details concerning their situation, what does Pamela worry about?
(a) That people will be rude to Mr. B for marrying below his station.
(b) That Mr. B is simply trying another way to destroy her virtue.
(c) That Mr. B might turn against her once more.
(d) That Lady Davers will be hostile to her.
15. 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 she doesn't want a servant girl in her family.
(c) She shows prejudice by saying that Pamela must not live in the family estate.
(d) She shows the prejudice in the society by accusing Mr. B of marrying the daughter of a beggar.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is Pamela's loyalty displayed after her marriage?
2. As Pamela returns to Bedfordhshire and assumes her new way of life, what aspects of her character are revealed?
3. When Pamela stops at an inn on her way to her parents' home, she receives a letter from Mr. B. What important information does this letter contain?
4. 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?
5. What example of reconciliation takes place in Section 10, following conversations between Mr. B and one of his visitors?
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