FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS IN BPS-17, UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 2017

 

PAKISTAN AFFAIRS

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

1        Mohenjo-Daro was discovered in:

(a) 1922                     (b) 1920                     (c) 1919                   (d) None of these

  1. Current Ambassador of Pakistan to China: (a) Masood Khan (b) Masood Khalid (c) Salman Bashir (d) None of these
  2. The Simla Deputation met the Viceroy:

(a) Lord Minto                                                       (b) Lord Hardinge of Penshurst

(c) The Lord Chelmsford                                       (d) None of these

  1. Anjuman-i-Himayat-i-Islam was founded on:

(a) 24 September 1880                                            (b) 24 September 1884

(c) 24 September 1888                                            (d) None of these

  1. Author of “My Life, a Fragment” is:

(a) Tausif Sadiq                                        (b) Maulana Mohamed Ali Johr

(c) Mushirul Hassan                                               (d) None of these

  1. Friday declared Official holiday on:

(a) July 1,1977          (b) August 14, 1984          (c) March 23, 1973 (d) None of these

  1. PTV started its colour transmission in:

(a) 1974                     (b) 1975                     (c) 1976                   (d) None of these

  1. Who led funeral prayers of Quaid-e-Azam?

(a) Moulana Abdul Hamid Badayuni                 (b) Moulana Shabbir Ahmad Usmani

(c) Moulana Maududi                                            (d) None of these

  1. Pakistan’s largest artificial lake is:

(a) Keenihar Lake (b) Attabed Lake           (c) Borith Lake       (d) None of these

  1. Seventh Prime Minister of Pakistan was

(a) Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy                           (b) Ibrahim Ismail Chundrigar

(c) Malik Feroz Khan Noon                                  (d) None of these

  1. 18th Amendment to the 1973 Constitution was passed by parliament on: (a) April 10, 2010 (b) April 8, 2010            (c) April 18, 2010             (d) None of these
  2. Writer of Humsafar:

(a) Shaila Abdullah                                                  (b) Farhat Ishtiaq

(c) Shahbano Bilgrami                                           (d) None of these

  1. Total number of US Electoral College votes: (a) 435 (b) 538       (c) 100                                       (d) None of these
  2. Indian to receive Pakistan’s highest award:

(a) Atal Bihari Vajpayee                                            (b) Narendra Demodardas Modi

(c) Morar’i Desai                                                   (d) None of these

(d) None of these
(d) None of these
  • Total number of basic democrats in 1965: (a) 80000 (b) 120000 (c) 65000
  1. Who was the first Vice President of Pakistan? (a) Nurul Amin (b) Hamid Ansari (c) Pervez Elahi
  2. National Anthem was composed by:

(a) Zawar Hussain                                                     (b) Ahmed Rushdi

(c) Ahmed Ghulam Ali Chazla                           (d) None of these

  1. Recipients of Nishah-e-Haider: (a) 6 (b) 8                                                    (c) 10       (d) None of these
  2. First embassy in Pakistan opened by: (a) Britain (b) USA                                          (c) Iran       (d) None of these
  3. US Ambassador who died with Gen Zia in plane crash:

(a) Robert B. Oakley                                               (b) Arnold Lewis Raphel

(c) Deane Roesch Hinton                                         (d) None of these