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

 

 

PAKISTAN AFFAIRS

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

  1. The plan of Sir Stafford Cripps envisaged that after the Second World War:
  • India should be granted complete independence
  • India should be partitioned into two before granting independence
  • India should be made a republic
  • India should be given domination status
  1. The second Constituent Assembly of Pakistan reconstituted on:

(a) March 23, 1956       (b) May 28, 1955              (c) August 14, 1965 (d) October 8, 1958

  1. Dars-i-Nizami was named after:

(a) Nizamuddin Auliya                                          (b) Nizamul Mulk

(c) Mullah Nizamuddin                                        (d) None of these

  1. Nadwatul Ulama was established in:

(a) 1890                          (b) 1892                           (c) 1894               (d) 1896

  1. Who was the last speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan (before 1969 martial law)?

(a) Tamizuddin Khan                                             (b)               labbar Khan

(c) Abdul Wahab Khan                                         (d) Fazlul Chaudhry

  1. Who was the editor of The Comrade?

(a) Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari                                  (b) Mujibur Rahman Khan

(c) Maulana Mohammad All Johr                     (d) None of these

  1. Who was the governor of Sindh in 1946?

(a) Sir Hugh Dow                                                 (b) Sir Lancelot Graham

(c) Habib Ibrahim Rahimtoola                             (d) Sir Francis Mudie

Note: Sir Hugh Dow remained governor of Smdh (I April 1941 — /5 January 1946) and Sir Francis Mudie remained governor from 15 January 1946 to /4 August 1947

  1. The Partition of Bengal was annulled in the year

(a) 1905                          (b) 1911                           (c) 1913               (d) 1940

  1. The picture on the back of 5000 rupee Pakistani Note:

(a) Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Mausoleum (b) Badshahi Masjid (c) Shah Faisal Mosque                                               (d) Mohenjo-Daro

  1. Murree is a mountainous area, forming part of outer:

(a) Pir Pan ial Range Himalayas                         (b) Koh-e-Hindukush

(c) Karakoram                                                         (d) None of these

  1. Who was the first Commander-in-Chief of Army? (a) Douglas Gracey (b) Frank Messervv (c) Musa Khan (d) Gul Hassan Khan
  2. The Simla Agreement signed by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and President Zulfikar Ali Bhutto of Pakistan on:

(a) 2nd July 1971                  (b) 2nd July 1972          (c) 3rd June 1973               (d) 2nd July 1974

  1. Who is the author of the book “Pakistan: A Hard Country”?

(a) Daniyal Mucenuddin                                                         (b) Ayesha Jalal

(c) Anatol Lieven                                                   (d) Stephen P. Cohen

  1. Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya and Lala Lajpat Rai established the Hindu organization:

(a) Punjab Hindu Sabha                                                            (b) Akhil Bharativa Hindu Mahsabha

(c) Arya Samaj                                                                              (d) None of these

  1. The British Prime Minister Ramsay Macdonald the Communal Award in 1932 at the end of:

(a) First Round Table Conference                      (b) Second Round Table Conference

(c) Third Round Table Conference                (d) None of these

  1. The Pakistani Republican party was formed in October 1955. The President of the party was:

(a) Nawab Muzaffar All Khan Qizilbash      (b) Mirza Mumtaz Hassan Qizilbash

(c) Dr Khan Sahib                                                (d) Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti

  1. National Anthem of Pakistan was played for the first time in front of:

(a) Ran Shah Pahlavi                                              (b) Quaid-e-Azam

(c) Queen Elizabeth                                     (d) Liaquat Ali Khan

Correction: National Anthem of Pakistan was played for the first time on Radio Pakistan on 13 August 1954.

  1. Pak-Afghan border ‘Durand Line’ was drawn in: (a) 1892 (b) 1890      (c) 1893                               (d) 1897
  2. On 9 July 1948, Pakistan issued its first: (a) Coin (b) Currency Note          (c) Postal Stamp                (d) All of these
  3. Pakistan Aeronautical Complex at Kamra was completed with the financial and technical assistance of:

(a) USA                           (b) Canada                      (c) France                       (d) China