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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. How does Pamela react after she overhears the conversation between Mrs. Jewkes and Mr. B?
(a) She falls to her knees and thanks Mr. B.
(b) She angrily attacks Mr. B.
(c) She storms out and goes home.
(d) She is angry with Mrs. Jewkes.
2. When Pamela stops at an inn on her way to her parents' home, she receives a letter from Mr. B. What important information does this letter contain?
(a) That he can no longer be in contact with her.
(b) That he has read Pamela's journal and is touched by her concern when he nearly drowned despite the hardships he has put her through.
(c) That he does not understand why his feelings for her are so complicated.
(d) That he needs time to sort out his feelings.
3. What condition does Mr. B impose when he tells Pamela that she can let her parents know about the marriage?
(a) They must move to his estate immediately.
(b) She must ensure that they keep it a secret.
(c) She must insist that they invite no relatives on their side.
(d) She must explain that they cannot attend.
4. 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 are distant.
(c) They are polite but aloof.
(d) They question her about her past.
5. According to Mr. B, how would a sham marriage have worked against him?
(a) He would have felt guilty.
(b) Pamela would have been miserable and his children would be illegitimate.
(c) He knew he would regret it eventually.
(d) His friend would have revealed the whole scheme.
Short Answer Questions
1. What disagreement do Pamela and Mr. B have in the early stages of planning their marriage?
2. When Mr. B asks Pamela what she will do if she is unable to interact with other ladies after they are married, how does Pamela respond?
3. How does Mr. B occupy himself in the days after he and Pamela return to Bedfordshire?
4. When Pamela visits Lady Davers, what request does Lady Davers make of Pamela in order to discover more about her experiences?
5. What roles does Lady Davers' companion play in the confrontation with Mr. B?
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. What events follow the reading of Pamela's papers by Mr. B?
3. After Mr. B recovers from his fever, how does he deal with Pamela's return?
4. How does the author treat the actual wedding of Pamela and Mr. B and with what possible effects?
5. Who makes a surprise visit to Pamela and Mr. B in Section 10 and what transpires during the visit?
6. In Section 9, what is revealed about the complications in the changing relationship between Mr. B and Pamela?
7. What incident occurs in Section 12 that fulfills the reader's expectation of trouble from Lady Davers?
8. In Section 8, what unexpected event leads Pamela to further fear and mistrust Mr. B?
9. How are Mr. B's generosity and desire to please Pamela demonstrated in Section 12?
10. As the newly married couple settle down in Bedforshire, how does the author demonstrate Pamela's adjustment to her new way of life?
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