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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 Pamela brings Mr. Andrews up-to-date about the events and plans for her marriage, what does Mr. Andrews do with Pamela's letters?
(a) He promises to store them safely.
(b) He returns them to her and she gives them to Mr. B.
(c) He promises to destroy them.
(d) He retuns them so she can destroy them.
2. How does Mr. B react when he hears that the reason for Pamela's late arrival at tea is the behavior of Lady Davers?
(a) He apologizes and becomes angry with Lady Davers.
(b) He leaves to confront Lady Davers.
(c) He explains to Pamela that nothing must make her late for such engagements.
(d) He sends for Lady Davers.
3. When Mr. B informs Mrs. Jewkes about his imminent marriage to Pamela, what is Mrs. Jewkes' main worry?
(a) That as her mistress, Pamela will be in a position to take revenge against Mrs. Jewkes who treated her very badly.
(b) That Pamela will dismiss her.
(c) That Pamela will give her a lowly position in the household.
(d) That Mr. B will resent the role she played against Pamela.
4. What causes the first confrontation between Pamela and Lady Davers, when Lady Davers arrives?
(a) Pamela accuses Lady Davers of arriving without warning.
(b) Lady Davers accuses Pamela of having lost her virtue because she refuses to believe they are married.
(c) Lady Davers accuses Pamela of wanting Mr. B's money.
(d) Lady davers calls Pamela a "wanton hussey".
5. As Pamela settles down at her home in Bedfordshire and sets up her household, how does she demonstrate her ongoing commitment to her parents?
(a) She sends them money, an invitation to visit, and news that their creditors will be paid.
(b) Money and new clothes to travel
(c) Money to pay their debts.
(d) Money and a coach to bring them for a visit.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Pamela celebrate her marriage when she returns to Bedfordshire?
2. Despite the progression of events and discussions leading towards his marriage to Pamela, what lingering concern regarding Mr. Williams does Mr. B express to Pamela?
3. What example of reconciliation takes place in Section 10, following conversations between Mr. B and one of his visitors?
4. At the beginning of Section 10 when everyone becomes interested in seeing Pamela, which members of the gentry visit Pamela and Mr. B?
5. As Mr. B and Pamela contemplate marriage and continue to discuss details concerning their situation, what does Pamela worry about?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do the gentry continue to show support for the marriage between Mr. B and Pamela? How does their behavior contrast with that of Lady Davers?
2. On the night and day following her wedding, how does Pamela feel about the events that occur?
3. How does the conflict between Mr. B and Lady Davers escalate at the beginning of Section 13?
4. Although the anger between Mr. B and his sister has subsided and everything appears to be fine, what lingering concern does Pamela have as a consequence of Lady Davers' outburst?
5. What is the significance of the author's decision to return Pamela to Bedfordshire for the end of the story?
6. In Section 8, how do letters and Pamela's notes play a significant role in the story?
7. When Lady Davers abuses Pamela and the quarrel between Lady Davers and Mr. B escalates, what is the final offense committed by Lady Davers and to what does it lead?
8. In Section 8, what unexpected event leads Pamela to further fear and mistrust Mr. B?
9. How is irony demonstrated in Mrs. Jewkes reaction to the news that Pamela will soon be her mistress?
10. As the tensions ease between Pamela and Mr. B. in Section 9, what lingering concern does he express to Pamela about a past involvement of hers?
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