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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. Following the dinner party incidents, what does Mr. B do to Pamela?
(a) He dismisses her.
(b) He threatens to dismiss her.
(c) He appears in his nightgown in Pamela's sleeping quarters.
(d) He chastises her for dressing up like a lady.
2. How does Mr. B try to encourage Pamela to keep the incident a secret?
(a) He promises to give her a higher place in the household.
(b) He offers her new clothes.
(c) He offers her a holiday.
(d) He offers her money.
3. In Section 7 when Mr. B makes his surprising new approach to Pamela, how many articles does Mr. B outline to her?
4. What is Pamela's response to the idea proposed by Mr. Williams?
(a) She rejects the idea unless Mr. B consents.
(b) She agrees.
(c) She dismisses it altogether.
(d) She rejects it until she can see her parents.
5. What event results in Pamela's first letter to her parents?
(a) Mr. B's gift.
(b) The death of Pamela's lady.
(c) Mr. B's advances.
(d) The loss of Pamela's job.
Short Answer Questions
1. What incident that occurs in Section 2, does Mr. B ask Pamela to keep a secret?
2. While becoming more restricted by Mrs. Jewkes at Lincolnshire, how does Pamela try to get help?
3. Upon hearing the response of the gentry toward her plight, what does Pamela ask Mr. Williams to do to help her?
4. What does Mr. B first offer Pamela in fulfillment of his mother's wishes?
5. What reference to marriage does Mr. B include in the articles that he sets out in his proposition to Pamela?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Section 3 of the novel when Mr. B intensifies his advances toward Pamela in an incident that involves Mrs. Jervis, what significant outcome results?
2. In Section 9, what is revealed about the complications in the changing relationship between Mr. B and Pamela?
3. What events follow the reading of Pamela's papers by Mr. B?
4. From the very beginning, Pamela's parents seem to be aware of Mr. B as a danger to Pamela's virtue. In what way does this foreshadow later events?
5. In Section 14, following their departure from the gentry in Lincolnshire, what events follow the return of Pamela and Mr. B to the estate in Bedfordshire?
6. 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?
7. What character traits of Mrs. Jewkes are revealed in Section 5 as she acts as Mr. B's ally?
8. After Mr. B recovers from his fever, how does he deal with Pamela's return?
9. How is irony demonstrated in Mrs. Jewkes reaction to the news that Pamela will soon be her mistress?
10. How does Pamela deal with the approaches made by Mr B and what is the result?
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