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1. Which word is wrongly spelt in the following set of words:-

Sleeve

2. Every wise man should save for…

Rainy days

3. Sleeping partner means:-

One who has invested in business but takes no active part in its management.



4. UN was established to:-

Settle political disputes.



5. Yellow journalism refers to:-

Sensationalism



6. Law is never law unless:-

It is enforced by a sovereign authority



7. A computer derives its basic strength from:-

Memory



8. If a car drives 25 kilometres on two litres of petrol, how many litres will be needed for trip of 150 kilometres?

7



9. Find 60% of 70:-

42



10. Vitamin C is essential for:-

Appetite



11. Sound cannot travel through:-

Vacuum



12. A good tax should:-

Encourage growth in all sectors of the economy.



13. A system which results in a rigid one-party dictatorship permitting private ownership but not management of the production is:-

Marxism



14. The tax levied on the import and export of commodities is named as:-

Customs duty



15. We see the flash of lightning before we hear the sound of the thunder because:-

The light rays travel much faster than the sound waves.







16. The Ozone layer plays ________ role for the organic life on earth.

Beneficial



17. Bonded Labour is:-

Forced labour



18. If you write down all the numbers from 1-100, how many times would you write 3?

20



19. Complete the series.

6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, _______.



27, 30



20. A seventeen years old is not ________ to vote in elections.

Old enough



21. Which word is wrongly spelt in the following set of words:-

Desperate



22. Promptly means:-

At once



23. Inflation refers to:-

Devaluation of money



24. Geographically Kashmir is divided into three major parts:-

Jammu, Azad Kashmir, Held Kashmir



25. “The System of Dyarchy” was scrapped in the Provinces and introduced in the centre.” This reform was introduced by:-

Government of India Act, 1935



26. An increase in hoarding results in:-

Increase in prices



27. A computer cannot do anything without:-

Input device



28. One of the infectious diseases conveyed from one person to another through air is:-

Tuberculosis



29. Lunar Eclipse takes place when:-

The shadow of the earth falls on the moon



30. A man buys a shirt for Rs. 70 after getting a discount of 20%. What was the marked price on the shirt?



Rs. 87.50



31. Give the next two numbers in the following series:-

23, 30, 21, 33, 19, 36, ______

17, 39



32. What is meant by mopia?

Short sightedness



33. The examiner made us ________ our identification in order to be admitted to the test centre.

Show



34. Which of these is the most predominant in the composition of atmosphere?

Nitrogen



35. Indicate the word which has the correct spellings:-

Existence



36. Federal revenues are maximum from:-

Excise and sales taxes



37. Soda water serves as:-

A primary remedy for upset stomach



38. General Sales Tax is levied on:-

The sale price of goods which are produced in the country



39. Electricity of 220 volts is normally used for domestic purposes because this is:-





The average voltage acquired by the domestic circuit



40. Special glasses are recommended to see solar eclipse because:-

They refract light



41. Calorie is a ____________.

Unit of quantity of heat



42. Optical Fiber System is ______.

Telecommunication system



43. Prices for bikes can run ______ Rs. 3500.

As high as



44. The plural from of loaf is:-

Loaves



45. Monetary and fiscal policies have as their goal:-

All of these



46. The tax imposed on the property/owners of houses of plots and motor vehicles is called:-

Wealth tax





47. Barter system means:-

Exchange of goods



48. What function is performed by liver in the human body?

Acts as a store house of digested sugar



49. A soldier drove east for four miles, then drove north for five miles, then turned to his left and drove for one mile and again turned to his left. Which choice gives the direction in which he was driving now?

South



50. Physiotherapy is a curative method for:-

Immobility of joints



51. If two steel balls having different masses are allowed to fall freely from the roof of a building, they will reach the ground:-

Simultaneously



52. Dialysis is meant for:-

Kidneys



53. The people of the Bosnia-Herzegovina voted in favour of independence from:-

Yugoslavia



54. Slump means:-

Fall in the prices of stock



55. Addiction means:-

Craving for certain drugs or food



56. A man sneezes when he has cold:-

Because he cannot help it



57. Why do you need a doctor’s prescription to buy certain drugs?

Because they can do harm if misused



58. A computer consists mainly of electronic:-

Devices



59. Six students in a class failed in algebra. This represents 16? per cent of the class. How many students passed the course?

30



60. A boy walked for ½ hour and then got a bus for 1/3 of an hour. What part of an hour did the entire trip take?

5/6



61. In a democratic country which of the following is considered the fourth estate?

Press



62. A coalition government means:-

Government formed by two or more political parties



63. Local authorities receive the largest portion of their income from:-

Urban immovable property tax



64. Municipal tax on articles coming inside a city is called:-

Octroi



65. The book entitled ‘Empire and Islam: Punjab and The Making of Pakistan’ was written by:-

D. Gilmartin



66. Research in the work place reveals that many people work for many reasons



Besides money



67. Invoice is:-

A statement which describes full particulars concerning the quality and price of goods



68. Reuters is a word known:-

News agency



69. Modern computers as compared to earlier computers are:-

Faster and smaller

70. where is kalabagh dam?



on the Indus River at Kalabagh in Mianwali District



71. profession of fatimah jinha?



dentist



72.when did joind quaid e azam m l.?



1913



73.presidnt of india?



pertiba patil



74.i m f mean?international monetary fund



75.g d p mean gross domestic product



76.where is head quratr of world bnk? Washington, DC



77.mhd ali johr buried in? born in england and burried in Jerusalem (Bait-ul-Maqdus



78.whch countr in the north of pakistan…china



79.pak major export? cotton



80.location of pakistan in asia regiön? south



81.hijri saal ka duration? cuurent 1433 AH



82.safar taif mn hazur pak k sath kon sy shabi thy? zaid bin haras



83.quran pak mn kis sahabi ka zikar h? zaid bin haras



84.najashi k samnay kis sahabi ny taqreer ki? jafar tayyar



85.where is wambildon tanis ground? england



86.how many seats in senate of pak? 104



87.sad berg k writer ka name? sad barg, khusbo, parween shakar



88.qurtaba ka qazi k writer ka name? Imtiaz Ali taj



89.bait ul muqadas kis k dor mn fateh howa? hazrat umar



90.gawadar kis provance mn h? balochistan

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