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Question 1: Supervision of public and private ________
History of psychiatric institutionsDeinstitutionalisationMental disorderHistory of mental disorders

Question 2: Much of the court's administrative business was delegated to committees of ________, who had specific responsibilities.

Question 3: Nassau District 1788–1792 - sat at Newark (________) and later at York, Upper Canada (later Toronto)
Welland, OntarioSt. CatharinesNiagara-on-the-LakeNiagara Falls, Ontario

Question 4: The Quarter Sessions in each county were made up of two or more justice of the peace, presided over by a chairman, who sat with a ________.
Grand juryJury nullificationJury trialJury

Question 5: In ________ which were entitled to have their own Quarter Sessions, there was a single Recorder instead of a bench of justices.
Metropolitan boroughCounty boroughCityMetropolitan county

Question 6: The Quarter Sessions generally heard crimes which could not be tried summarily by the ________ without a jury in petty sessions, which were sent up by the process of indictment to be heard in Quarter Sessions.
SolicitorCourts of England and WalesJudicial Committee of the Privy CouncilJustice of the peace

Question 7: Hesse District 1788–1792 - sat at Sandwich (now ________)
GuelphTorontoLondon, OntarioWindsor, Ontario

Question 8: These were later settled as Epiphany, ________, Midsummer and Michaelmas sessions.
ComputusLiturgical yearJesusEaster

Question 9: It also saw a separate Quarter Sessions set up for the ________.
SouthamptonPortsmouthIsle of WightReading, Berkshire

Question 10: In ________ and Malaysia, the Quarter Sessions have evolved into permanent Sessions courts.
India and the Non-Aligned MovementIndiaLok SabhaResearch and Analysis Wing


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