1. How is Lovelace
first introduced to the Harlowe family?
2. When did the tension
between James and Lovelace begin?
3. Why is Arabella
jealous of Clarissa?
4. What reason does
Clarissa give for refusing to marry Solmes?
5. In the first part
of the book, what does Clarissa think of Lovelace?
6. What is Lovelace’s
ideal outcome of his relationship with Clarissa?
7. What is most important
to Clarissa after she leaves her parents’ house?
8. Why does Clarissa
refuse to marry Lovelace after he rapes her?
9. What does Clarissa
10. Whom does Clarissa
pick to execute her will?
11. Which of the
following is a real person?
12. What flower does
Clarissa pick to decorate her coffin?
13. Where does Lovelace
14. What does Lovelace
15. Which of the
following does Lovelace not seduce or rape?
16. What part of
Mr. Harlowe’s curse most frightens Clarissa?
17. What does Uncle
Antony mean when he calls himself “none of your Lovelaces”?
18. How does Lovelace
make Clarissa happy during her imprisonment?
19. What promise
to Lovelace does Clarissa break?
20. Which is the
shortest letter in the novel?
21. What role does
Mrs. Sinclair play in Clarissa’s rape?
22. Why does Anna
23. Who ends up inheriting
Lord M.’s estate?
24. Which of these
women from Lovelace’s past eventually dies during childbirth?
25. Clarissa is often
compared to which of the following?