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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. 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?
(a) Assertiveness and honesty.
(b) Maturity and patience.
(c) Patience and forgiveness.
(d) Resilience and assertiveness.
2. At the beginning of Section 10 when everyone becomes interested in seeing Pamela, which members of the gentry visit Pamela and Mr. B?
(a) Mr Coulbrand and Sir Simon.
(b) Lady Jones and her sister-in-law.
(c) Sir Simon's family, Mr. Peters, his wife and niece, and Lady Jones and her sister-in-law .
(d) Lady Davers. Jackey and the entourage.
3. 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 appears in the room of Pamela and Mr. B and is enraged to find them together.
(b) Lady Davers has a quarrel with Mr. B.
(c) Lady Davers ignores Pamela and speaks only to Mr. B.
(d) Lady Davers leaves without any word to Pamela and Mr. B.
4. 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 greets her warmly.
(b) He is angry and treats his wife coldly.
(c) He ignores her.
(d) He demands an explanation.
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 has already left.
(c) Lady Davers is already in bed.
(d) Lady Davers ignores them completely.
6. How are Pamela and Mr. B treated during the period before their departure of Lincolnshire?
(a) Their departure is celebrated.
(b) They are praised and wished well by everyone but there is relief that they are going.
(c) They are ignored as most peope are relieved to see them go.
(d) They enjoy goodness and civility from everyone.
7. How does Pamela react after she overhears the conversation between Mrs. Jewkes and Mr. B?
(a) She is angry with Mrs. Jewkes.
(b) She storms out and goes home.
(c) She falls to her knees and thanks Mr. B.
(d) She angrily attacks Mr. B.
8. After this incident in which the Lady Davers makes her revelation and Mr. B becomes enraged, why is Mr. B angry with Pamela as well as Lady Davers?
(a) He is ashamed of Pamela because what his sister is saying may be true.
(b) He believes that Pamela should have stayed out of the altercation.
(c) He believes Pamela made the situation worse.
(d) He believes that Pamela is stooping too much to Lady Davers.
9. Which of the following phrases best reflects the theme of the section of the novel in which Mr. B and Lady Davers have their confrontation and then overcome their disagreement?
(a) Conflict and Reconciliation.
10. As Mr. B and Pamela contemplate marriage and continue to discuss details concerning their situation, what does Pamela worry about?
(a) That Lady Davers will be hostile to her.
(b) That Mr. B might turn against her once more.
(c) That people will be rude to Mr. B for marrying below his station.
(d) That Mr. B is simply trying another way to destroy her virtue.
11. In Section 11, which character is clearly opposed to the marriage between Mrs. B and Pamela?
(a) Lady Davers.
(b) Mr. Williams.
(c) Mrs. Andrews.
(d) Mrs. Jervis.
12. Apart from the gentry and Mr. Andrews, which other person visits Mr. B and Pamela shortly before the wedding?
(a) Mr. Williams.
(b) The clergyman.
(c) Mrs. Jervis.
(d) Mr. Jonathan.
13. As the first altercation between Pamela and Lady Davers escalates, how does Pamela get away from Lady Davers to meet her husband?
(a) She calls Jonathan to help her.
(b) She pushes Lady Davers out of her way.
(c) She calls for Mrs. Jewkes to help her.
(d) She escapes through a window.
14. After the discussion of the incident involving Lady Davers and Pamela, how do the guests of Sir Simon pass the time?
(a) Eating, drinking, and reading poetry.
(b) Playing cards and dancing.
(c) Socializing and eating.
(d) Eating and Drinking.
15. During an airing in the chariot, what impresses Pamela about Mr. B?
(a) His willingness to reinstate Mrs. Jervis.
(b) His discussion of English authors.
(c) His attentiveness to her.
(d) His provisions to take care of her parents.
Short Answer Questions
1. Pamela overhears a conversation between Mr. B and Mrs. Jewkes in Section 8. What aspect of this conversation causes a change in her attitude to Mr. B?
2. Following his marriage to Pamela, how is Mr. B's generosity revealed?
3. After Mr. B examines and comments on Pamela's papers during their encounter in the garden, how does the incident end?
4. When Pamela arrives for tea at Mr. Simons and relates the incident with Lady Davers, how do Sir Simon's guests respond to Pamela?
5. What are the significant aspects of the conversations between Mr. B and the third visitor prior to the marriage between Mr. B and Pamela?
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