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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After Mr. B ignores Pamela for some time during his visit to Lincolnshire, what surprising turn of events occurs?
(a) Mr. B visits Pamela and commands her to dine with him.
(b) He asks her to be his wife.
(c) Mr. B asks her to be his mistress.
(d) He encourages her to contact Mr. Williams.
2. What relation is Lady Davers to Mr. B?
(a) His cousin.
(b) His aunt.
(c) His sister-in-law.
(d) His sister.
3. What reason does Mr. B give for agreeing to let Pamela go home after this incident?
(a) He will be marrying soon.
(b) She is too much trouble.
(c) She is telling lies on him.
(d) He is tired of her hypocrisy.
4. At the end of Section 5, in an effort to save her virtue, what does Pamela write Mr. B about?
(a) She threatens to tell Lady Davers about her troubles.
(b) She writes telling him of her misery.
(c) She threatens to inform the clergyman about her troubles.
(d) She writes telling him of her misery and begging him not to see her.
5. As Pamela discovers her situation with Mrs. Jewkes in Section 5, how does Pamela seek assistance from Mr. Williams?
(a) She asks Mrs. Jewkes to ask him to help her.
(b) She meets Mr. Williams at the church and seeks help.
(c) She hides a letter to Mr. Williams asking him to help her escape.
(d) She meets Mr. Williams at the post office and describes her plight.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Pamela seek to contribute to collaborating with Mr. Williams to arrange her escape?
2. How does Mr. B try to encourage Pamela to keep the incident a secret?
3. Throughout Section 5, when Pamela's movements are restricted and monitored, which character is Mr. B's chief ally?
4. What does Pamela learn through a letter from Mr. Williams about the gentry and their attitude toward her situation?
5. How does Lady Davers respond to Pamela when she visits?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Section 6 highlight the intensity of Pamela's struggle to save her virtue?
2. How does his proposal in Section 7 demonstrate Mr. B's character?
3. As Pamela leaves for Lincolnshire what part do letters play in advancing the plot?
4. What other warnings do Pamela's parents give her at the beginning of the novel?
5. What character traits of Mrs. Jewkes are revealed in Section 5 as she acts as Mr. B's ally?
6. What complications does Mr. B design in order to keep Pamela under his control after she leaves his estate?
7. After Mr. B's attempts to have his way with Pamela in Section 7, what changes does Mr. B make in the guidelines affecting Pamela's activities?
8. How does Pamela deal with the approaches made by Mr B and what is the result?
9. What role does Mrs. Jervis play in the beginning of the story?
10. How does Mr. B manipulate other characters to achieve what he wants from Pamela?
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