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 1. De jure means: 

(A) By right 

(B) By law

(C) By the way 

(D) By itself

2. What is half way among  103 and 301?

(A) 105  

(B) 200

(C) 201 

(D) 202

3. Capital city of Tajikistan is

(A) Ashgabat

(B) Kunduz 

(C) Samarkand

(D) Dushanbe 

4. Which Surahs are called Muazatain?

(A) Surah Al-Feil & Surah Quraish

(B) Surah Al-Mulk & Surah Furqan

(C) Surah Al-Falak & Surah An-Nas 

(D) None of these

5. UNO is considered to be a universal organization(company). What is the name organ of the UN has full representation(depiction) of all member states of UN?


(B) General Assembly

(C) Security Council 

(D) Secretariat

6. To investigate certain offences including corruption, federal Investigation Agency-FIA was established(founded) in Pakistan by:

 (A) President Ayub Khan

(B) Prime Minister Z.A Bhutto

(C) General Yahaya Khan

(D) President Zia ul Haq

7. Ricky Ponting was the captain of:

(A) Australian Cricket Team

(B) English Cricket Team

(C) West Indies Cricket Team

(D) New Zealand Cricket Team

8. Who write the  book titled “Witness to Surrender”?

(A) Brig Siddiq Salik

(B) Col. Muhammad

(c) Lt. Gen. Shahid Aziz

(D) Hassan Askari Rizvi

9. Neelum Valley is in:

(A) Swat

(B) Gilgit

(C) Hunza 

(D) Azad Jammu and Kashmir

10. Acid rain contains high levels of: 

(A) Oxalic Acid

(B) Sulphuric Acid 

(C) Nitric Acid

(D) Both B and C

11. Select the most OPPOSITE word: Miscellaneous 

(A) Similar 

(B) Vague

(C) Different

(D) Mingle

12. USB Flash Drive is generally used portable device to store data. What does USB stand for?

 (A) Universal Serial Bus

(B) Universal Storage Bank

(C) Unique Storage Bus 

(D) Universal Storage for Business

13. “You must stick ___your promise”

(A) in 

(B) on

(c) by 

(D) to

14. What number should come next? 

3, 4.7, 8, 11, 12

(A) 7 

(B) 10

(C) 14

(D) 15

15. Seismograph is a scientific instrument used for which purpose :

(A) Recording Earthquakes

(B) Recording Fluctuations in blood pressure

(C) Detecting underground gas fields 

(D) Recording depth of oceans

16. The United States of America at present(current) is a Federation consisting of:

(A) 45 states 

(B) 50 states

(C) 52 states

(D) 55 states

17. Find out the correct active voice to Passive Voice sentence: 

“People say that honesty(truthfulness) is the best policy but they seldom(rerly) set upon it”.  Which is correct ?

(A) Honesty is that best policy which is seldom acted upon

(B)It is said the honesty was best policy which was seldom(rarely) acted upon

(C) It is said that honesty is the best policy(plan) but that is seldom acted upon

(D) Honesty is said to be the best policy but it is seldom acted upon

18. Deficiency of vitamin A causes: 

(A) Night blindness

(B) Day blindness

(C) Complete blindness 

(D) None of these

19. Which countries was paid an official(formal) visit by the first Prime Minister of Pakistan in 1950?

(A) Saudi Arabia

(B) China

(C) USA 

(D) Afghanistan

20. A  car washer(cleaner) can wash 8 white cars in 18 minutes. At this payment(fee), how many cars can be washed In 3 hours.?

(A) 40 

(B) 60

(C) 80 

(D) 90

21. The land lying between(among) the river Ravi and river Chenab is called:

(A) Rachna Doab

(B) Bari Doab

(C) Chaj Doab

(D) Sindh Sagar Doab

22. The book “Friends Not Masters”, was written(authored) by:

(A) Qudratullah Shahab

(B) Ayub Khan

(C) Dr. Parvez Iqbal Cheema

(D) Manzur Qadir 

23. Who was the first Pakistani lady to obtain(got) a commercial pilot’s license? She died(pass away) in May 2017 at the age of 82.

(A) Shukria Khanam

(B) Huma Liaqat

(C) Ayesha Farooq 

(D) Maryam Masood

24. The idea of establishing(formed) SAARC was first mooted by:

(A) Gen. Zia ul Haq (Pakistan)

(B) Gen Zia ur Rehman (Bangladesh)

(c) Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto (Pakistan) 

(D) Indira Ghandi (India)

25. Miss World, the oldest surviving major international beauty contest, was initiated in:

(A) USA 

(B) UK

(C) Italy 

(D) Canada

 26. The number of Ashab-e-Khaf was! 

(A) 6 

(B) 7

(C) 8 

(D) 9

27. The Pakistani film “Zarqa” became very famous in Pakistan and the Middle East. Who played the character of Zarga in the movie?

(A) Neelo

(B) Mussarat Nazir

(C) Zeba 

(D) None of these

28. Which one  cities is not on the Pacific Coast? 

(A) Taipei

(B) Shanghai

(c) San Francisco

(D) New York

29. Which tribe of Quraish, Hazrat Umar (RA), belonged(limks) to?

(A) Banu Hashim

(B) Banu Umayyah 

(C) Banu Addi

(D) None of these

30. Fill in the blank. “Please send his letter ___my address”.

(A) In 

(B) On

(C) Toward 

(D) To

31. Name the parliament of Tajikistan? 

(A) Council 

(B) People’s Council

(C) Union Council

(D) Majlisi Oli

32. What is the meaning of the idiom/proverb”A pipe dream”?

(A) A peasant dream

(B) A bad dream

(c) An impracticable wish 

(D) A foolish idea

33. Which Article of the 1973 Constitution deals with impeachment of the President(head)?

(A) Article 45

(B) Article 46 

(C) Article 47

(D) Article 48

34. What is the synonym of Lurid? 

(A) Gory 

(B) Appear

(C) Natural 

(D) Discreet

35. Who is the founder of WikiLeaks? 

(A) Bill Gates

(B) Julian Assange 

 (C) Shave jobs 

(D) Mark Zuckerberg

36. Find out the correct Passive Voice sentence. “Circumstances will oblige me to go”.

 (A) I shall not go except if he circumstances oblige me to go

 (B ) I shall be obliged to go by circumstances?conditiona

 (C) I shall have to be obliged(farz) to go

(D) I shall go if circumstances oblige me to go

37. When Hajj was made compulsory? 

(A) 9th Hijri 

(B) 10th Hijri

(C) 11th Hijri

(D) Bth Hijn

38. When was Madrassah Deoband  started in Deoband, a small town of:

(A) Shikarpur

(B) Nurpur

(C) Ambala 

(D) Sharanpur

39. Bengal was partitioned in Oct 1905 when was Viceroy

(A) Curzon 

(B) Mayo

(C) Ripen 

(D) Lytton

 40. The longest river of Baluchistan is: 

(A) Dasht 

(B) Zhob

(C) Rakshahan

(D) Hingol

 41. Choose synonym : One normally expects myopic people not to be able to see over great distances.

(A) Near sighted

(B) Healthy

(C) Old 

(D) Wise

42.  He became addicted __ drugs at quite any early age.

(A) For 

(B) into

(C) to 

(D) in

43. (9 +43 – 4) + 24 – 2 =? 

(A) O 

(B) 2.181

(C) 3 

(D) 2

44. What is the meaning of idiom/proverb “To take the bull(cow) by the horns”?

(A) To deal with a difficult situation in a direct way

 (B) To punish a man severely for his arrogance

(C) To handle it by fierce attack

(D) To bypass the legal procedure and take action to one’s own wish

45. What are the official languages of Shanghai Cooperation Organization :

(A) English and Chinese

(B) Russian and Chinese

(C) English Chinese and Russian

(D) French and Chinese 

46. The program that contains instructions to operate a device(machine) is called(known):

(A) Device operator

(B) Device driver

(C) Device linking 

(D) Device system

47. Which of the following metals is used for galvanizing of iron?

(A) Aluminum

(B) Copper

(C) Lead 

(D) Zinc

48. Pope Benedict XV, who died(pass away) in 2013, was from?

(A) Italy 

(B) Poland

(C) Argentina

(D) Germany

49. Twitter is a: 

(A) Search engine

(B) Social network service

(C) E-mail service 

(D) Blog page

50. The Lucknow Pact between(among) Congress and the Muslim League was signed in which year?

(A) 1912 

(B) 1916

(c) 1920 

(D) 1919

51. What is the old name of Zohb? 

(A) Fort Sandman

(B) Fort Munro 

(C) Montgomery

(D) Saiwan Kot

52. UPS is an abbreviation of: 

(A) A Universal Pumping Station

(B) Universal Power Supply

(c) Un-interrupted Power Supply 

(D) Un-interruptible Power Supply

53. Name was  the Secretary General of the United Nations before Ban Ki Moon?

(A) Kofi Annan

(B) Boutros-Boutros Ghali

(c) Javier Perez de Cuellar 

(D) None of these

54. “The Da Vinci Code” is. 

(A) A bestselling novel

(B) An ancient legal code

(C) The History of Jews 

(D) None of these

55. Who is famous as the Father of Psychoanalysis?

(A) TB Watson

(B) Albert

(C) Adler 

(D) Sigmund Freud

56. What does OIC stand for(abbrivation)? 

(A) Organization of Islamic Conference

(B) Organization of Islamic Cooperation

(c) Organization for Integrated Cooperation

(D) Organization for International Cooperation

 57. Which country is named(known) as  Playground of Europe?

(A) Switzerland

(B) Denmark

(C) Sweden 

(D) Holland

58. RAM stands for? 

(A) Read after Memory 

(B) Random Access Memory

(c) Read all memory 

(D) None of these

 59. Who postulated the Theory of Natural Selection in Evolution(progress)?

(A) Talbot 

(B) John Laszlo

(c) Joseph Lister

(D) Darwin

60. Valletta is the capital of: 

(A) Slovenia

(B) Albania

(C) Malta 

(D) Mali

61. When was the state(land) of Israel admitted to the UNO?

(A) 1947 

(B) 1948

(C) 1949 

(D) 1950

62. In which district of Pakistan is the famous(papolar) Katas Raj Temples complex located(situated)?

(A) Sargodha

(B) Sahiwal 

(C) Chakwal

(D) Peshawar

63. Vitamin C is essential for 

(A) Appetite

(B) Growth & repair of tissues

(C) Muscles 

(D) Brain

64. In which district is the archaeological site Harappa situated(located) at? 

(A) SukHer 

(B) Sahiwal

(C) Thatta 

(D) Chakwal

65. Which shapes has four equal sides and right angles?

(A) Rhombus

(B) Square 

(c) Rectangle

(D) Parallelogram

66. When did 5 prayers become an obligation?

(A) 10th Nabvi

(B) 11th Nabvi 

(C) 12th Nabvi

(D) 13th Nabvi

67. Constantinople fell into the hands of the Muslims in which A.D ? 

(A) 1453 AD

(B) 1543 AD 

(c) 1354 A D

(D) 1398 A.D

68. Which infectious diseases is conveyed from one person to another through air is:

(A) Cholera 

(B) Scaret fever

(C) Tuberculosis

(D) Malaria

69. Fill in the blank. “He was meditating __ the problem”.

(A) of 

(B) to

(C) on 

(D) with

 70.  Justice delayed is justice ___

(A) Denied 

(B) Delayed

(C) Deprived

(D) Deferred

71. Abdus-Sattar Edhi, a Pakistani philanthropist and humanitarian died(Expire) on:

(A) 8th July 2014

(B) 8th July 2015 

(C) 8th July 2016

(D) 8th July 2013

72. What is the synonym of Notion? 

(A) Country 

(B) Ignore

(C) Infamous

(D) Belief

73.Complete the series: 2, 5, 12, 23, 38, 57,

(A) 69 

(B) 76

(C) 80 

(D) 84

74. Which animals is depicted in the logo of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)?

(A) Snow Leopard

(B) Panda 

(C) Rhinoceros

(D) Lion

75. “Malakhara” is a popular(famous) game played in the province of:

(A) Punjab 

(B) Sindh

(C) Baluchistan

(D) N.W.F.P

76. ‘A’ is twice as old as ‘B’. Three year ago ‘A was three times as old as ‘B’ How old is ‘A now? (A) 6 years 

(B) 12 years

(C) 14 years

(D) 16 years

77. 17th parallel line was the provisional demarcation line among(between)

(A) North & South Korea

(B) Canada & USA

(C) North Vietnam & South Vietnam 

(D) None of these

78. What is the meaning of the idiom/proverb? “To cast pearls before a swine”?

(A) To spend recklessly

(B) To spend a lot of money(amount) on the upkeep of domestic

(C) To waste money over trifles

(D) To offer to a person a thing which he cannot appreciate

79. Pakistan has___ of the fourteen tallest mountain peaks in Asia

(A) Nine 

(B) Seven

(C) Six 

(D) Five

80. In which Surah of Quran, name of Zulqarnain is describe? 

(A) Surah Al-Khaf

(B) Surah Al Baqr

(C) Surah Al-Furqan 

(D) Surah Al-Naas

81. The world’s famous(well known) “Golden Gate Bridge” is located(situated) in:

(A) New York

(B) Mexico

(C) London 

(D) San Francisco

82. Complete the  series: 1, 2, 2, 5, 3, 8.. …

(A) 3 

(B) 7

(C) 6 

(D) 4 

83. Tea can be best cultivated on: 

(A) Plans 

(B) Hill tops

(C) Hill Slopes

(D) All of these

84. The Quaid-Azam’s Fourteen Points were issued in response(reply) to:

(A) 3rd June Plan

(B) Nehru Report

(c) Minto Morley Reforms 

(D) None of these

85. Lahore Resolution, adopted on 23 March. 1940 was presented by:

(A) Liaqat Ali Khan

(B) Quaid-e-Azam

(C) A.K Fazl-ul-Haq 

(D) G.M. Syed

86. Qadians were declared(announce) as Non-Muslims during the government of:

(A) Ayub Khan

(B) Yahya Khan 

(C) ZA Bhutto

(D) Zia-ul-Haq

87. In  1947 Redcliff Award, the Muslim majority areas(place) of Gurdaspur and Pathankot were handed over to India just because: 

(A) River Ravi originated from there which was the lifeline of West Pakistan

(B) It was huge military cantonment

(C) It provided road link from India to Kashmir valley

 (D) These area were rich in mineral wealth

88. “Basher Al Asad” is the President(leader) of 

(A) Yemen 

(B) Jordan

(C) Syria 

(D) Egypt

89. When Hazrat Ismael was born what was the age of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S)? 

(A) 86 years 

(B) 88 years

(C) 90 years

(D) 95 years

90. Which poet wrote this poem “A thing of beauty is a joy forever?

(A) Lord Byron 

(B) William Wordsworth 

(C) P.B. Shelley

(D) John Keats 

91۔جمہوریت ایک طرز حکومت ہے کہ جس میں بندوں کو گنا کرتے ہیں تولا نہیں کرتے   یہ شعر علامہ اقبال کے کس  کلام سے ہے?

  • بال جبریل
  • ضرب کلیم
  • ارمغان حجاز
  • بانگ درا

 A laughing stock.92،درست  کا انتخاب کیجیے

  • ملامت
  • لطائف
  • بہت خوش باش شخصیت
  • لطائف کی کتاب

93۔مشہور ناول” راجہ گدھ” کی مصنف کون ہے؟

  • خدیجہ مستور
  • بانو قدسیہ
  • الطاف فاطمہ
  • بشری رحمان

94۔ “پھول کی پتی سے کٹ سکتا ہے ہیرے کا جگر    مرد ناداں پر کلام نرم و نازک بے اثر”   یہ شعر ہے ؟

  • غالب
  • الطاف حسین حالی
  • علامہ اقبال
  • ظفر علی خان

95۔حروف تہجی کے لحاظ سے کون سا لفظ لغت میں پہلے آئے گا ؟

  • ظالم
  • ضمانت
  • لاپرواہ
  • سنگدل

 “Go mad”.96۔سے دوست مطلب کا انتخاب کیجیے

  • بے وقوف
  • دیوانہ کر دینا
  • دیوا نہ ہو جانا
  • تندرست ہو جانا

97۔”ماہ تمام” کس کا شعری کلیات ہے؟

  • پروین شاکر
  • پروین فنا
  • ادا جعفری
  • کشور ناہید

98۔” بابائے اردو”و “بابائے قوم” اور” بابائے صحافت “کے الفاظ قواعد کی رو سے ہیں؟

  • لقب
  • تخلص
  • خطاب
  • عرف

 99۔”رئیس المتغزلین” کس شاعر کو کہا جاتا ہے ؟

  • ناصر کاظمی
  • علامہ اقبال
  • جگر مراد آبادی
  • داغ دہلوی

100۔ شعر کس شاعر کی غزل کا ہے ؟

“ایک تو خواب لیے پھرتے ہو گلیوں گلیوں      اس سے تکرار بھی کرتے ہو خریدار کے ساتھ

  • فیض احمد فیض
  • احمد فراز
  • محسن نقوی
  • پروین شاکر