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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. 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 Friday because of Mr. B's birthday.
(c) She chooses Wednesday because of her birthday.
(d) She chooses Tuesday because her parents were married on that day.
2. What example of reconciliation takes place in Section 10, following conversations between Mr. B and one of his visitors?
(a) Mr. B and Mr. Andrews are reconciled.
(b) Mr. B and Mr. Williams are reconciled.
(c) Mr. B and Mrs. Jervis are reconciled.
(d) Mr. B and Pamela are reconciled.
3. When Pamela arrives for tea at Mr. Simons and relates the incident with Lady Davers, how do Sir Simon's guests respond to Pamela?
(a) Everyone praises her.
(b) They question her about her past.
(c) They are distant.
(d) They are polite but aloof.
4. In the series of confrontations that occur with Lady Davers because of her reaction to Pamela's marriage, what important attitude does Mr. B display that will be necessary in a marriage to someone with Pamela's background?
(a) He tries to keep the peace.
(b) He does not allow his wife to get into such arguments.
(c) He does not tolerate disrespect to his wife.
(d) He protects his wife from criticism.
5. How does Pamela feel towards Mr. B in Section 8 after overhearing Mrs. B and Mrs. Jewkes' conversation?
(a) She is too inclined in Mr. B's favor and wishes she was of the right social class for him.
(b) She is confused.
(c) She wants to have nothing more to do with him.
(d) She doesn't trust him.
Short Answer Questions
1. After the discussion of the incident involving Lady Davers and Pamela, how do the guests of Sir Simon pass the time?
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?
3. When it is confirmed for Lady Davers that Mr. B and Pamela are truly married, Lady Davers reacts negatively. What does this reaction to the news reflect about some aspects of the society in which the novel is set?
4. 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?
5. 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?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are Mr. B's generosity and desire to please Pamela demonstrated in Section 12?
2. How does the conflict between Mr. B and Lady Davers escalate at the beginning of Section 13?
3. In Section 8, what unexpected event leads Pamela to further fear and mistrust Mr. B?
4. 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?
5. In Section 8, how do the events involving news of a sham marriage and Pamela's departure from Lincolnshire lead to changes in the emotions of both Mr. B and Pamela?
6. After being abused by Lady Davers, what happens when Pamela eventually arrives at Sir Simon's to meet Mr. B?
7. While the wedding and its aftermath bring happiness to Mr. B and Pamela, what issue develops in Section 11 that will create conflict for them?
8. What events follow the reading of Pamela's papers by Mr. B?
9. In Section 10, how is Mr. Williams returned to the story?
10. As the newly married couple settle down in Bedforshire, how does the author demonstrate Pamela's adjustment to her new way of life?
This section contains 1,600 words
(approx. 6 pages at 300 words per page)