PPSC Tehsildars BS-16 Solved Past Paper of 2012

PPSC Tehsildars (BS-16) Past Paper of 2012 General Knowledge, Pakistan Studies, Islamic Studies.

1. The British Indian Government announced the partition of Bengal In 1905 because of:

(A) Muslim’s Demand

(B) Hindu’s Demand

(c) Administrative Requirements

(D) Financial Constraints

2-Quaid-e-Azam resigned from the Indian National Congress due to:

(A) Nehru Report

(B) Shuddhi Movement

(C) Non Cooperation Movement

(D) Quit India Movement

3- Which of the following leaders had convinced Quaid-e-Azam to join All India Muslim League:

(A) Sir Agha Khan

(B) Allama lqbal

(C) Maulana Muhammad Al Jauhar

(D) Maulana Shaukat Ali

4- Pakistan National Movement’ was launched from England in 1933 by:

(A) Syed Amir All

(B) Chaudhry Khaliq uz Zeman

(C) Chaudhry Rehmat Ali

(D) Syed Wazir Hassan

5- The central part of Government of India Act 1935 was not enforced because of:-

(A) Required number of Princely States declined to join the Indian Union.

(B) ‘Diarchy system in the center unacceptable to Congress and Muslim League

(C) Starting the Second World War

(D) British Indian government was not willing to enforce it

6- The founder of Indian National Congress was:

(A) William Hunter

(B) Surendranath Banneriee

(C) Moti Lal Nehru

(D) A.O. Hume

7- The largest Princely State by area at the time of partition was:

(A) Hyderabad (Deccan)

(B) Kashmir

(C) Bahawalpur

(D) Bhopal

8- The Association was founded in 1877 by:-

(A) Chaudhri Rehmat Ali

(B) Sir Syed Ahmad Khan

(C) Syed Ameer Ali

(10- D) Mohsin-ul-Mulk

9- The Constitution of the All India Muslim League was drafted by a Committee in 1907 headed by:-

 (A) Nawab Viqar-ul-Mulk

(B) Nawab Mohsin-ul-Mulk

(C) Maulana Muhammad Ali Jauhar

(D) Justice Shah Din

Which amendments were proposed by Quaid -e-Azam in the Nehru Report 1928, to make it acceptable to the Indian Muslim:-

(A) The Muslims Should be given 1/3 representation in the central legislature.

(B) For ten years, the Muslim Should be represented in Punjab and according to their population.

(C) Residuary power should be given to the Bengal provinces.

(D) All of the above

11- Maulana Muhammad All Jauhar had started publishing his famous English Newspaper. “Comrade” in 1911 from:-

(A) Delhi

(C) Calcutta

(B) Bombay

(D) Lahore

12- Liaquat Ali Khan joined All India Muslim League as a member in:-

(A) 1916

(B) 1919

(C) 1921

 (D) 1923

13- What was the significance of 21st annual session of All India Muslim League?

(A) Quaid-e-Azam presented fourteen points

(B) Allama lqbal delivered Allahabad Address

(C) Lahore Resolution was passed

(D). Quaid-e-Azam was elected as permanent President of All India Muslim League.

14- Which of the following leaders helped. Quaid- e-Azam in the preparation of his Fourteen Points in 1929:-

(A) Maulana Muhammad All Jauhar.

(B) Maulana Shaukat All

(C) Liaquat All Khan

(D) Maulana Hasrat Mohani

15- Under Gandhi Irwin Pact March 1931, it was decided that:

(A) The System of Diarchy will be abolished.

(B). The System of Separate Electorates will

(C) The Congress will represent the low caste

(D) The Congress will call off its Civil Disobedience Movement

16- The Government of India Act 1935, divided the country into:

(A) Seven Provinces

(B) Nine Provinces

(C) Eleven Provinces

(D) Thirteen Provinces

17- In the Provincial Election of 1937, All India Muslim League won largest number of seats in the:

(A) United Provinces (UP)

(B) Sindh Province

(C) Punjab Province

(D) Central Provinces (CP)

T18- he Indian Muslims observed “Day of Deliverance” after the resignation of Congress ministries on:

(A) 12 September 1939

(B) 22 September 1939

(C) 12 December 1939

(D) 22 December 1939

19- Chaudhri Rehmat Ali first used the word ‘Pakistan’ in his pamphlet ‘Now or Never’ in:

(A) 1933

(B) 1935

(С) 1937

(D) 1938

20- Identify the Secretary of State for India who led the Cabinet Mission in 1946:

(A) Sir Stafford Cripps

(B) A.V Alexander

(C) Lord Pethick-Lawrence

(D) Sir Anthony McDonald

21- Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah joined All India Muslim League in:-

(A) 1937

(B) 1938

(C) 1939

(D) 1940

22- Lahorė Resolution of 23rd March 1940 was seconded from Sindh Province by:

(A) G. M. Syed

(B) Mekhdoom Talibul Mula

(C) Abdullah Haroon

(D) Sir Shah Naważ Bhutto

23- Congress launched “Quit. India Movement” against the British Government in:

(A) 1940

(B) 1941

(C) 1942

 (D) 1944

24- Gandhi-Jinnah talks were held in 1944 to discuss the C.R Formula, prepared by:

(A) Raj Gopal Acharia

(B) VP Menon

(C) Abu-al-Kalam Azad

(D) Lord Wavell

25- Who presided over the Simla Conference in 1945?

(A) Lord Minto

(B) Lord Wavell

(C) Lord Irwin

 (D) Lord Mountbatten

26- After Sir Agha Khan, the next President of All India Muslim League was:-

(A) Viqar-ul-Mulk

(B) Maulana Zafar All Khan

 (C) Raja Sahib of Mahmoodabad

(D) Mian Muhammad Shafi

27- The Hindu had launched “Swadeshi Movement” (to boycott English made goods) in the wake of:

(A) The Urdu Hindi controversy 1867

(B) Partition of Bengal 1905

(C) Jallianwala Bagh tragedy 1919

(D) All of these events

28- The Pirpur Report on the brutalities of the Congress ministries 1937, was compiled by:-

(A) A. K. Fasil-ul-Haq

(B) Raja Muhammad Mehdi

(C) Nawab Salim Ullah Khan

(D) M. Sherif

29- The British Parliament passed Indian Independence Act on:

(A) 3 June 1947

(B) 14 June 1947

(C) 14 July 1947

(D) 24 July 1947

30- Who among the following leaders had translated the Lahore Resolution from English to Urdu on 23rd March 1940:-

 (A) Maulana Zafar Ali Khan

(B) Chaudhri Khaleeq-uz-Zarnan

(C) Dr. Muhammad Alam

(D) Sir Sikander Hayat

31- Quaid-e-Azam met M. K Gandhi for the first time 1916 at:

(A) Delhi

(C) Calcutta

(B) Bombay

(D) Lucknow

32- Identify the Viceroy who made ‘August Offer’ in 1940:

(A) Lord Linlithgow

B) Lord Wavell

(C) Lord Ripon

(D) Lord Mountbatten

33- Cawnpur Mosque tragedy had taken place in:

(A) 1909

(B) 1910

(C) 1913

(D) 1915

34- Ouaid-e-Azarn cherished demand of the Indian Muslims “Separate Electorate System” under the:-

(A) Delhi Proposals 1927

(B) Modifications Purposed in Nehru report 1928

(C) Fourteen Points 1929

(D) None of these

35- Quaid-e-Azam Joined All India Muslim League as a member in 1913 at:

(A) Karachi

(B) Calcutta

(C) Agra

 (D) Bombay

36- “The Politics” is considered as the first- book on the art of government, identify the author:-

(A) Socrates

(В) Plato

(C) Aristotle

(D) Adam Smith

37- “Thomas Cup” is given for the game of:

(A) Lawn Tennis

(C) Table Tennis

 (B) Golf

(D) Badminton

38- The Nobel Prize for Peace is given in the city of:

(A) Stockholm

(B) Oslo

 (C) Brussels

(D) Copenhagen

39- Which is largest gland in the human body?

(A) Pancreas

(В) Liver

(C) Ovary

(D) Sweat gland

40- Who is the founder of “Scout Movement”?

(A) Robert Baden Powell

(B) D.H Lawrence

(С) Массollins

(D) David Hudson

41- The first Pakistani who became the judge of “International Court of Justice” was:-

(A) Ahmad Shah Patras

(В) М.R Kani

(C) Sir Zafarullah Khan

(D) Dr. Naseem Hasan Shah

42- The UN Security Council consists of:

(A) 5 members

(B) 11 members

 (C) 15 members

(D) 20 members

43- The Suez Canal connects:

(A) Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean

(B) Atlantic Ocean and South China Sea

(C) Black Sea and the Mediterranean Sea

(D) Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea

44- Pakistan has recently been elected non-permanent member of United Nations Security Council for the:-

(A) First Time

(B) Third Time

(C) Fifth Time.

 (D) Seventh Time

45- What do you understand by the term “Kerb” in foreign currency dealings?

(A) The exchange rate of currencies in the open market

(B) The exchange rate of currencies determined by the State Bank of Pakistan

(C) All sort of monitory dealings in foreign currencies within the stock exchange.

(D) None of the above.

46- “ITAR-TASS” is a news agency of:

(A) Israel

(B) Palestine

 (C) Iran

(D) Turkey

47- “Ariana” is an airline of:

48-(A) Sri Lanka

(B) Iran

(C) Afghanistan

(D) Russia

48- Pakistan’s highest mountain peak K-2 is located in the:

(A) Himalayan Range

(B) Hindu Kush Range

(C) Karakoram Range

(D) Suleiman Range

49- Identify the highest “None-Operational Award” of Pakistan Armed Forces:-

(A) Sitara-i-Jurat

(B) Tamgha-i-Basalat

 (C) Sitara-i-Basalat

(D) Tamgha-i-Khidmat

50- The study or science of populations is called:-

(A) Geography

(B) Demography

 (C) Plutocracy

(D) Sociology

51- According to the recent report of World Health Organization, which infectious disease is causing maximum number of casualties in the world?

 (A) Malaria

(B) Influenza

(C) AIDS

(D) Tuberculosis

52. The world’s oldest surviving monarchy is in:

(A) England

(B) Japan

(C) Saudi Arabia

(D) Nepal

53- OPEC’s largest oil producing country is:

(A) Kuwait

(B) Iran

 (C) Saudi Arabia

 (D) U.A.E

54- “Pedagogy” is a science of:

(A) Bodily diseases

(B) Stamp collecting

(C) Languages

(D) Teaching

55- The main cause of earthquakes is:

(A) Sudden cooling and contraction of the earth’s surface

(B) Coming into activity of some dormant volcanoes

(C) Due to internal heat, sometimes water changes into steam and expands

(D) All of the above

56- After U.S.A which country is the second biggest arms seller in the world?

(A) Britain

(B) Russia

(C) France

(D) Germany

57- “Digital Computer” was invented by:

(A) Vannnevor Bush

(B) John Harrison

(C) M.R Bissel

(D) Howard Aiken

58- Pinpoint the world’s oldest democratic country:

(A) United States

(B) Great Britain

 (C) Greece

(D) France

59- The highest literacy rate among the SAARC countries is in:

(A) India

(C) Sri Lanka

(B) Maldives

(D) Pakistan

60- Identify the function of IMF:

(A) To provide loans to the members of United Nations for development of industrial infrastructure

(B) To make foreign exchange resources available for those countries who want to import essential items of food.

(C) To make foreign exchange resources available for those countries facing balance of payments difficulties

(D) None of above.

61- The world’s largest island is:-

 (A) Madagascar

(B) Sumatra

(C) New Guinea

 (D) Greenland

62- Among the SAARC countries, the highest per capita income* is of:

(A) India

(В) Pakistan

(C) Sri Lanka

(D) Bangladesh

63- Which international agency supervised Indus Basin Treaty, 1960 between Pakistan and India?

(A) IMF

(B) World Bank

(C) World Health Organization

(D) International Red Cross

64- Identify the longest glacier of Pakistan?

(A) Hispar

(C) Batura

(B) Bakoro

(D) Siachen

65- “Warsak Dam” has been built on the river:

(A) Indus

(B) Korung

 (C) Kabul

(D) Sutlej

66- The “Shandur Pass” at the height of 12,205 feet connects:

 (A) Chitral and Gilgit

(B) Chitral and Bannu

(C) Mardan and Malakand

(D) Gilgit and Kashgar (China)

67- According to a recent survey, the world’s largest importer of weapons is:-

(A). China

(B) India

(C). Saudi Arabia

(D). Iran

68- Of the various agencies of the United Nations, the oldest one is:

(A). International Labor Organization ILO

(B) Universal Postal Union UPU

(C) World Health Organization WHO

(D) World Meteorological Organization WMO

69- “On China” recently published book is written by:

(A) Henry Kissinger

(B)  Noam Chomsky

(C) Z. Brzezinski

 (D) Stanley Wolpert

70. The foundation stone of the Sikhism’s holiest place “Golden Temple” at Amritsar was laid by:

(A) Baba Guru Nanak

(B) Mahraja Renjeet Singh

(C), Hairat Moinuddin Chishti

(D) Hazrat Mian Mir

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