farman of 1691.
(ii) It permitted the servants of the company in Bengal to use the dastaks
(free passes) which were hitherto permitted to the company only and not to
(iii) It permitted the English to rent additional territory around Calcutta.
(iv) It exempted them from the payment of all dues at Surat in return for an
annual payment of Rs 10,000.
(v) The coins of the Company (minted at Bombay) were allowed to have
currency throughout the Mughal Empire.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii and iv
(b) i, ii, iii and iv
(c) i, iii, iv and v
(d) i, iii and iv
Who was the author of the Siyar-ul-Mutakherim, a contemporary historical
(a) Ghulam Hussain
(b) Nasir Hussain
(c) Arif Muhammad
The British officer who defeated Mir Qasim in a series of battles of 1763
(a) Major Hector Munro
(b) Major Adams
(c) Colonel Malleson
(d) Colonel Holwell
Under the Dual Government of Bengal, the same person acted as the Deputy
Subahdar on behalf of the nawab as well as the Deputy Diwan on behalf of
the Company. Pick him out from among the following:
(a) Mir Madan
(b) Abdullah Khan
(c) Shaukat Jang
(d) Muhammad Reza Khan
In 1773 Warren Hastings signed a treaty with the nawab of Awadh giving