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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. What reason does Mr. B give for insisting that he must find Pamela a husband?
(a) To prevent her from having to work for him.
(b) She is too pretty to escape the designs of men.
(c) To end his responsibility for her.
(d) To provide her with security.
2. After Mr. Williams apologizes to Pamela for disclosing their plans, who writes to him about Mr. B's plans to visit?
(a) John Arnold.
(b) Lady Davers.
(d) Mrs. Jervis.
3. After Mr. Williams is involved in an incident and is visited by Mrs. Jewkes, how does he let Pamela down?
(a) He reveals everything to the gentry.
(b) He reveals everything to Mr. B.
(c) He reveals everything to Lady Davers.
(d) He tells Mrs. Jewkes everything that has passed between him and Pamela.
4. In Section 7 when Mr. B makes his surprising new approach to Pamela, how many articles does Mr. B outline to her?
5. What does Mr. B communicate to the farmer about Pamela?
(a) That she needs to be kept there until Mr. B can join her.
(b) That she will be met there by Mrs. Jewkes who will go with her to Bedfordshire.
(c) That she must be kept there until her father comes for her.
(d) That he means to save her from a dangerous love affair.
Short Answer Questions
1. After the dinner party when Mr B disguises himself and frightens Pamela, how does she react?
2. Following the dinner party incidents, what does Mr. B do to Pamela?
3. After Pamela's rejection of Mr. B's proposition, Mr B renews his attempt to take liberties with her, resulting in Pamela's fainting. What new worries face Pamela after this incident?
4. How does Pamela seek to contribute to collaborating with Mr. Williams to arrange her escape?
5. As Section 3 begins, what is the reaction of Mr. B's dinner party guests to the rumors about Pamela?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Section 3 of the novel, how does Mr. B's increasing interference with Pamela reveal aspects of his character and create tension?
2. What important aspects of the plot are revealed through Pamela's first letter to her parents?
3. What role does Mrs. Jewkes play in Section 4 of the novel?
4. What complications does Mr. B design in order to keep Pamela under his control after she leaves his estate?
5. How does Section 6 highlight the intensity of Pamela's struggle to save her virtue?
6. After Pamela rejects Mr. B's proposal for her to become his mistress, to what lengths does he go to have his way with her?
7. How does Mr. B intensify his advances toward Pamela after the argument at the party?
8. What is the significance of the dinner party about which Pamela writes her parents?
9. How is the foundation of Pamela's virtue established and reinforced in Section 2 when questions arise about Mr. B's intentions towards her?
10. How does Mr. B manipulate other characters to achieve what he wants from Pamela?
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