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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Pamela celebrate her marriage when she returns to Bedfordshire?
(a) She gets involved with the church.
(b) She gives the servants monetary gifts.
(c) She presents herself to the gentry.
(d) She buys new clothes.
2. How does Pamela feel when the young ladies from the gentry invite her to join them for dinner?
(a) She knows they are ridiculing her.
(b) She feels comfortable with them.
(c) She feels unworthy of them.
(d) She dislikes being with them.
3. As Lady Davers reacts negatively to the news of the marriage, what does Mr. B insist that Pamela should do?
(a) He tells Pamela that she need not have anything to do with his sister.
(b) He insists that Pamela join them for dinner.
(c) He asks Pamela to speak with Lady Davers privately.
(d) He excuses Pamela from dining with them.
4. How does Pamela react after she overhears the conversation between Mrs. Jewkes and Mr. B?
(a) She angrily attacks Mr. B.
(b) She is angry with Mrs. Jewkes.
(c) She falls to her knees and thanks Mr. B.
(d) She storms out and goes home.
5. Which of the following terms best describes the section of the novel that occurs when Mr. B declares his love for Pamela and his desire to marry her?
(a) Falling action.
(b) Climax or turning point.
(d) Rising action.
6. 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 that they will be friends.
(b) She promises to help her find work elsewhere.
(c) She promises that she will hold no grudges.
(d) She promises to pray for her.
7. At the beginning of Section 10 when everyone becomes interested in seeing Pamela, which members of the gentry visit Pamela and Mr. B?
(a) Sir Simon's family, Mr. Peters, his wife and niece, and Lady Jones and her sister-in-law .
(b) Lady Davers. Jackey and the entourage.
(c) Lady Jones and her sister-in-law.
(d) Mr Coulbrand and Sir Simon.
8. When Mr. B sees Pamela's reaction to him after she overhears his conversation with Mrs. Jewkes, how does Mr. B behave?
(a) He locks himself in the closet.
(b) He dismisses Pamela again.
(c) He apologizes to Pamela.
(d) He leaves in anger.
9. When Mr. B asks Pamela what she will do if she is unable to interact with other ladies after they are married, how does Pamela respond?
(a) She will spend her time with the Church.
(b) She will do accounting and social work.
(c) She will sew, knit and cook.
(d) She says she will do accounting and cooking, play cards, read, write and remember her duty to God.
10. As Pamela assumes her own responsibilities as mistress of Bedfordshire, what detailed plans does she make to manage one of her own duties?
(a) She makes plans to resume her journal and letters.
(b) She makes detailed plans for her social engagements.
(c) She makes detailed pans to manage her household.
(d) She plans to keep detailed accounts of her charitabe donations.
11. Upon hearing that Lady Davers plans to visit, how does Pamela advise Mr. B to respond?
(a) She encourages him to seek the support of his sister.
(b) She asks him to keep Lady Davers quiet.
(c) She urges him to be kind to his sister.
(d) She warns him to keep Lady Davers away from her.
12. Following the tea at Sir Simon's what happens when Mr. B and Pamela return home?
(a) Lady Davers has already left.
(b) Lady Davers is waiting to confront them.
(c) Lady Davers is already in bed.
(d) Lady Davers ignores them completely.
13. How are Pamela's parents treated upon Mr. B's return to Bedfordshire?
(a) He arranges for them to live there.
(b) He arranges a position in the church for Mr. Andrews and invites Mrs. Andrews to spend her spare time with Pamela.
(c) He arranges a stipend for them.
(d) He toasts them and suggests to Mr. Longman that they manage his Kentish estate.
14. 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) Her birthday and her parents' anniversary were on Thursday.
(b) She chooses Wednesday because of her birthday.
(c) She chooses Friday because of Mr. B's birthday.
(d) She chooses Tuesday because her parents were married on that day.
15. Because the author treats the actual wedding in such an incidental way, this event could be described as a let-down or disappointment to readers expecting a big event. Which of the following terms would best describe such a let-down or disappointment?
(a) Falling action.
(b) Turning point.
Short Answer Questions
1. 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?
2. In Section 8, Pamela again discovers by accident, that Mr. B is devising yet another scheme to have his way with her. Of what does this scheme consist?
3. As the marriage between Mr. B and Pamela looms and then becomes reality, which character continues to worry that Pamela will treat him / her badly because of past wrongs done to Pamela?
4. What condition does Pamela find Mr. B in when she returns at the end of Section 8?
5. How are Pamela and Mr. B treated during the period before their departure of Lincolnshire?
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