FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS IN BPS-17, UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 2018

 

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❑ Select the best option and fill in the appropriate box on the Answer Sheet:

  1. In June 2013, the Taliban officially opened their office in:

(a) Saudi Arabia               (b) UAE                              (c) aaar                 (d) Oman

  1. Which country hosted first-ever One Belt One Road (OBOR) Summit? (a) Pakistan (b) China     (c) USA         (d) Russia
  2. Quadrilateral Coordination Group (QCG) consists of the US, Pakistan, China and:

(a) Iran                                (b) AfEhanistan               (c) Russia                          (d) Uzbekistan

  1. Macau’s Return to China:

(a) December 20, 1999                                                (b) November 22, 1998

(c) March 11, 2003                                                         (d) May 18, 2000

  1. UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) headquarters are in:

(a) Bangkok,Thailand                                                    (b) Washington, D.C, USA

(c) Geneva, Switzerland                                               (d) Brussels, Belgium

  1. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has:

(a) 8 member states                                                        (b) 10 member states

(c) 12 member states                                                      (d) 15 member states

  1. East Asia boundary between Communist and Non-Communist is called:

(a) Bamboo Curtain (b) Iron Curtain                     (c) Cactus Curtain           (d) Ice Curtain

  1. The military exercise between Russia and Pakistan named:

(a) Friendship-2017 (b) Druzhba-2017                  (c) Milan 2017                  (d) Both (a) and (b)

  1. Yerevan is capital of:

(a) Georgia                         (b) Armenia                      (c) Albania                         (d) Romania

  1. Cambodia ceased to be a French colony in: (a) 1953 (b) 1958     (c) 1963        (d) 1959
  2. The current President of France is:

(a) Nicolas Sarkozy                                                        (b) Emmanuel Macron

(c) Francois Holland                                                      (d) Francois Mitterrand

  1. Pakistan purchased 4 helicopters Mi35 from: (a) USA (b) China (c) Russia    (d) France
  2. Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on: (a) 17 December (b) 21 November                (c) 21 September               (d) 23 October

 

  1. The largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area is: (a) Coral Sea (b) Bering Sea                      (c) Caspian Sea                 (d) Caribbean Sea
  2. Iran Nuclear Deal was signed in:

(a) 14 July 2013               (b) 14 July 2014              (c) 14 July 2015             (d) 14 July 2016

  1. Where will the next Summer Olympics 2020 be held?

(a) Buenos Aires, Argentina                                        (b) Tokyo, Japan

(c) Jakarta, Indonesia                                                     (d) None of these

  1. The official currency of Syria is: (a) Syrian pound (b) Syrian lira        (c) Syrian real                      (d) Both (a) and (b)
  2. Mohamad Al Jounde has been honoured with the International Children’s Peace Prize He hails from which country?

(a) Philippines                                                                (b) United Arab Emirates

(c) Liberia                                                                          (d) Syria

  1. The Kyoto Protocol was adopted in Kyoto, Japan, on:

(a) 11 December 1997                                                 (b) 13 June 2013

(c) 17 March 1992                                                          (d) 28 April 1996

  1. The current Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir is_____

(a) RaiaFaroociHaider Khan                                    (b) Raja Muhammad Naseer Khan

(c) YaseenGulshan                                                          (d) Ahmed RazaQadri