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Assistant (BS-16) Labour & Human Resource Department

Past Paper 2020 PPSC Labour & Human Resource department






  1. Fill in the blank with suitable word: Don’t change …… in midstream.


  2. A) Players

    B) Members

    C) Horses

    D) Trophies

  3. Which instrument is used to measure height of aircraft above ground?


  4. A) Altimeter

    B) Hydrometer

    C Tachometer

    D) Altitude Meter

  5. “We the people of the United Nations”, this line is written in the preamble of?


  6. A) Charter of the WHO

    B) Charter of the United Nation

    C) Charter of the World Bank

    D) Charter of the UNICEF

  7. Which country and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) signed an agreement to help strengthen Pakistan’s electoral process?


  8. A) Japan

    B) China

    C) America

    D) U.K

  9. The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of X article. If the profit is 25% then the value of X is?


  10. A) 15

    B) 16

    C) 18

    D) 25

  11. Durand Line a single page agreement was signed in?


  12. A) 1890

    B) 1891

    C) 1892

    D) 1893

  13. Rafael Nadal is a famous player of which sport?


  14. A) Table Tennis

    B) Lawn Tennis

    C) Badminton

    D) Squash

  15. Quit India Movement was launched by Gandhi in?


  16. A) 1919

    B 1928

    C) 1940

    D) 1942

  17. First Mysore war was fought between?


  18. A) The English and Tipu Sultan

    B) The English and Haider Ali

    C) The Portuguese and The Mughals

    D) The Mughals and The Sun

  19. Jamiah-Al-Azhar is a university is located in?


  20. A) Jeddah

    B) Riyadh

    C) Damascus

    D) Cairo

  21. Who among the following designed the National Flag of Pakistan?


  22. A) Altaf Hussain

    B) Ahmad Chagla

    C) Ameer Kudwai

    D) None of these

  23. “INTERPOL” Headquarter is in?


  24. A) Germany

    B) France

    C) Canada

    D) Austria

  25. Dead plants on the surface of water and oxygen depletion of the water body is called?


  26. A) De-oxygenation

    B) De-Nitrogenization

    C) Eutrophication

    D) None of these

  27. Loss of memory as a result of damage of the brain is called?


  28. A) Dementia

    B) Amnesia

    C) Paralysis

    D) None of these

  29. What is the duration of the National Anthem of Pakistan?


  30. A) 55 secs

    B) 80 secs

    C) 90 secs

    D) None of these

  31. Which is the world’s largest landlocked country?


  32. A) Tajikistan

    B) Kyrgyzstan

    C) Kazakhstan

    D) None of these

  33. The term PVC stands for?


  34. A) Poly Vinyl Chlorine

    B) Poly Vinyl Chloride

    C) Pepto Vinyl Chlorine

    D) Pepto Vinyl Chloroform

  35. Choose the Voice: People speak English all over the world?


  36. A) English is spoken by the people all over the world

    B) English has been spoken by the people all over the world

    C) English is spoken all over the world by the people

    D) None of these

  37. “Amicus Curae” means?


  38. A) Assistant of Court

    B) Friend of Defendant

    C) A Friend of Court

    D) Defender of Accused

  39. Which of the following is not included in MS Office Package?


  40. A) MS Excel

    B) MS Access

    C) MS Outlook

    D) MS Photo Editor

  41. “JARGON” means?


  42. A) Rudimentary

    B) Gibberish

    C) Extraneous

    D) Terminology

  43. Synonym of “Acrimony”?


  44. A) Pleasantness

    B) Bitterness

    C) Conductivity

    D) Harmoniously

  45. When did Bangladesh release Prisoners of 1971 war?


  46. A) 1972

    B) 1973

    C) 1974

    D) 1975

  47. Fill in the blank: There is no reason …… we get up so early in the morning?


  48. A) Why

    B) When

    C) Whom

    D) Do Why

  49. Bahadur Shah Zafar, the last King of the fallen Mughal Empire, was sent to?


  50. A) Chittagong

    B) Junagarh

    C) Rangoon

    D) Bengal

    “Inter Alia” means?

    A) In Addition to lines

    B) Between the lines

    C) Among other things

    D) None of these

  51. Which among the following vitamin helps blood clotting?


  52. A) Vitamin A

    B) Vitamin K

    C) Vitamin C

    D) Vitamin D

  53. Fill in the blank with Suitable words: ….people have...... knowledge of physics?


  54. A) Very few, some

    B) Few, Little

    C) A few, some

    D) A few, very little

  55. Eugenics is the science of improving ….. species by breeding out disease and disabilities?


  56. A) Animals

    B) Humans

    C) Plants

    D) Sea

  57. Which blood group among the following is universal donor?


  58. A) AB+ve

    B) O-ve

    C) O+ve

    D) B+ve

  59. What is an average age of Horse?


  60. A) 20-25 years

    B) 25-30 years

    C) 30-35 years

    D) 35-40 years

  61. Which shortcut key is used to update selected fields?


  62. A) F4

    B) F6

    C) F9

    D) F10

  63. Which of the following is the world’s largest inland water body?


  64. A) Aral Sea

    B) Caspian Sea

    C) Black Sea

    D) Sea of Azov

  65. A person who is liable to pay Zakat is known as?


  66. A) Sahib-e-Taufeeq

    B) Sahib-e-Hisaab

    C) Sahib-e-Zakat

    D) Sahib-e-Nisaab

  67. How many members were there in Simon Commission?


  68. A) 6 members

    B) 7 members

    C) 8 members

    D) 9 members

  69. How many times, the word ‘Qul’ has been repeated in the Holy Quran?


  70. A) 200 times

    B) Under 100 times

    C) More than 200

    D) 400 times

  71. Zakat was completely enforced in?


  72. A) 2 A.H

    B) 4 A.H

    C) 8 A.H

    D) 9 A.H

  73. “To smell a Rat” means?


  74. A) To smell something bad

    B) To detect something wrong

    C) Line thickness

    D) None of the above

  75. Who initiated the Silk Letter Movement (Reshmi Rumal Tehreek)?


  76. A) Mehmood-ul-Hassan

    B) Fakhar-u-Din Nizami

    C) Maulana Zafar Ali khan

    D) Shabeer Ahmad Usmani

  77. Which was the first country to recognize Pakistan as an independent state?


  78. A) Iran

    B) Turkey

    C) Afghanistan

    D) Saudis Arabia

  79. Thickness of a line is changed in?


  80. A) Shape Style

    B) Line Thickness

    C) Thickness Styles

    D) Shape Line Thickness

  81. A is the mother of B and C. D is the husband of C What is the relation of A to D?


  82. A) Sister

    B) Aunt

    D) Mother-in-law

    C) Mother

  83. Which dam in Pakistan has the largest storage capacity?


  84. A) Mangla

    B) Gomal zam

    C) Tarbela

    D) Simli Darn

  85. Dokhlam Standoff was between Which of the two countries?


  86. A) India and Bangladesh

    B) China and Bhutan

    C) India and Nepal

    D) Bhutan and Nepal

  87. ICs (Integrated Circuits) were used in?


  88. A) Third Generation

    B) Fourth Generation

    C) Second Generation

    D) None of these



  89. If A is to the south of B and C is to the east of B. In which direction is A with respect to C?


  90. A North-East

    B) North-West

    C) South-West

    D) South-East

  91. Head Sulemanki is on which of the following rivers?


  92. A) River Ravi

    B) River Jehlum

    C) River Sutlej

    D) River Chenab

  93. Sakhalin Island dispute involves which of the two countries?


  94. A) Russia & Japan

    B) Japan & North Korea

    C) Russia & China

    D) China & Vietnam

  95. Turkey, Syria, Lebanon and Israel share common border with?


  96. A) Black Sea

    B) Sea of Azov

    C) Mediterranean Sea

    D) Arabian Sea

  97. What was the reason of Hazrat Usman R.A death?


  98. A) Rebels

    B) Kufaar

    C) ) Romans

    D) Khawarij

  99. 0.05 is equal to which of the following fractions?


  100. A) 1/10

    C) 1/18

    B) 1/15

    D) 1/20

  101. A fruit seller had some mangoes.He sells 30% mangoes and still has 280 mangoes.Find the number of mangoes he had?


  102. A) 400 mangoes

    B) 588 mangoes

    C) 600 mangoes

    D) 388 mangoes

  103. What is the name of Capital of “Panama”


  104. A) Caracas City

    B) Quito City

    C) Honolulu City

    D) Panama City

  105. “Montreal” is a famous city of?


  106. A) Australia

    B) Canada

    C) France

    D) Mexico

  107. Angkor Wat is a temple complex in?


  108. A) Vietnam

    B) Laos

    C) Cambodia

    D) Thailand

  109. G-7 is a group of countries having advanced economics.It includes which of the following country?


  110. A) China

    B) India

    C) Turkey

    D) Italy

  111. Which program is used to convert high level programming to low level machine code?


  112. A) Assembler

    B) Compiler

    C) Distributor

    D) Tabulator

  113. Pakistan won the ICC T20 World Cup 2009.Who was the Captain?


  114. A) Shoaib Malik

    B) Younis Khan

    C Misbah-of-Haq

    D) None of these

  115. Who among the following was the first Asian to translate the Holy Quran into English?


  116. A) Abdul Majid

    B) Abdullah Yousaf Ali

    C) Mirza Abu Fazal

    D) None of these

  117. ...... is a high-speed point-to-point channel for attaching a graphics card to a computer’s motherboard, primarily to assist in the acceleration of 3D computer graphics?


  118. A) Graphic Card

    B) Accelerator Card

    C) AGP (Accelerator Graphics Port)

    D) NVIDIA Graphic Resolution Port

  119. Who was the first woman in space?


  120. A) Valentina Tereshkova

    B) Jerrie Cobb

    C) Cady Coleman

    D) Peggy Whitson

  121. How many times did Pakistan win Hockey World Cup?


  122. A) 2 Times

    B) 4 Times

    C) 3 Times

    D) 5 Times

  123. Who was the first captain of Pakistan Women’s ODI and Test Matches?


  124. A) Bismah Maroof

    B) Shaiza Khan

    C) Sana Mir

    D) None of these

  125. Head Sulemanki is on which of the following rivers?


  126. A) River Ravi

    B) River Jehlum

    C) River Sutlej

    D) River Chenab

  127. MTCR stands for?


  128. A) Missile Technology Control Regime

    B) Missile Triple Category Rationalization

    C) Multiple Technology Control Regime

    D) Missile Technology Control Regulation

  129. Choose the incorrect spelling?


  130. A) Hallucinations

    B) Reverberations

    C) Transpyre

    D) Rejuvenation

  131. A mummy was discovered near Iranian capital was of?


  132. A) Raza Shah Pehlvi

    B) Ahmad Shah Qajar

    C) Muzaffar-ud-Din

    D) None of these

  133. Iran nuclear deal is also known as?


  134. A) JOCPA

    B) JCPOA

    C) P5+1

    D) None of these

  135. The purpose of ….. is to act as holding area, enabling the CPU to manipulate data before transferring it to a device?


  136. A) ROM

    B) Compiler

    C) Buffer

    D) Tabulater

  137. Uroos-ul-Quran is another name of?


  138. A) Surah Yaseen

    B) Surah Rehman

    C) Surah Kausar

    D) None of these

  139. Which city has the largest Hockey stadium in Pakistan?


  140. A) Karachi

    B) Peshawar

    C) Lahore

    D) None of these

  141. “A Brief History of the Time” is written by?


  142. A) Stephen King

    B) Stephen Hawking

    C) Yuval Harari

    D) None of these

  143. How many Olympic records does Usain Bolt have?


  144. A) 3 titles

    B) 4 titles

    C) 5 titles

    D) 6 titles

  145. Who is called Umar-e-Sani?


  146. A) Hazrat Umar bin Abdullah R.A

    B) Hazrat Umar bin Khataab R.A

    C) Hazrat Abdullah bin Umarb R.A

    D) Hazrat Umar bin Abdul Azeez R.A

  147. The smallest planet in our solar system is?


  148. A) Mercury

    B) Mars

    C) Venus

    D) Earth

  149. Which of the following is a political dispute between India and Pakistan?


  150. A) Actual Control

    B) Sir Creek

    C) MacMohan Line

    D) None of these



  151. How many times do hands of a clock coincide in a day?


  152. A) 11

    B) 22

    C) 32

    D) 42

  153. Muhammad bin Qasim conquered Sindh during the reigned of dynasty?


  154. A) Ummayyad

    B) Abbassid

    C) Ottoman

    D) Hinduand

  155. Meister Eckhart was?


  156. A) An Italian Preacher

    B) A German Theologian

    C) A Greek Philosopher

    D) A Chines freedom fighters

  157. The most efficient engine is?


  158. A) Petrol

    B) Electric

    C) Diesel

    D) Stream

  159. Which Prophet’s Nation committed embezzlement in trusts?


  160. A) Hazrat Haroon A.S

    B) Hazrat Musa A.S

    C) Hazrat Shoaib A.S

    D) Hazrat Loot A.S

  161. Brahma Samaj was founded in?


  162. A) 1820

    B) 1828

    C) 1832

    D) None of these

  163. 1 nibble contains?


  164. A) 4 bits

    B) 6 bits

    C) 8 bits

    D) 16 bits

  165. What will happen if ozone layer disappears?


  166. A) UV Rays do not reach earth

    B) UV Rays reach earth

    C) X Rays breach the earth’s surface

    D) Alpha Rays damage the Troposphere

  167. Heart attack is caused due to?


  168. A) Blood Sugar

    B) Cholesterol

    C) Blood Protein

    D) Vibro Comma

  169. Which Prophet is known as “Shaikh-al-Anbiya”?


  170. A) Hazrat Adam A.S

    B) Hazrat Abrahim A.S

    C) Hazrat Noah A.S

    D) Hazrat Dawood A.S

  171. When did Gandhi renounce his membership of Congress?


  172. A) 1934

    B) 1935

    C) 1933

    D) 1932

  173. Summer Olympics 2020 is going to be held in?


  174. A) Phnom Penh

    B) Pyongyang

    C) Tokyo

    D) Yuncheng

  175. When a person killed by his brother is called as?


  176. A) Homicide

    B) Matricide

    C) Patricide

    D) Fratricide

  177. X and Y can do a piece of work in 20 days and 12 days respectively. X started the work alone, and then after 4 days, Y joined him until the completion of the work. How long did the work last?


  178. A) 6 days

    B) 10 days

    C) 15 days

    D) 20 days

  179. Which state of India was struck by lightning more than 36,000 times in 13 hours?


  180. A) Uttar Pardesh

    B) Central Pardesh

    C) Maharashtra

    D) Andhra Pardesh



  181. مندرجہ ذیل میں سے کون سی ضرب المثل ہے؟


  182. A) پانی میں آگ لگانا

    B) بوڑھی گھوڑی لال لگام

    C) عیدکاچاندہونا

    D) اپنے منہ میاں مٹھو بننا

  183. رسالہ اسباب بغاوت ہند ‘‘ کس کی تحریر ہے؟ “


  184. A) سید امیر علی

    B) علامہ اقبال

    C) سر سید احمد

    D) ظفر علی خان

  185. ابنِ انشاء کا اصل نام کیا تھا؟


  186. A) شیر علی خان

    B) شیر محمد خان

    C) محمد شیر علی

    D) شیرعنایت علی

  187. سر قلم کرنا کا کیا مطلب ہے؟


  188. A) سر کاٹ دینا

    B) قلم تراشنا

    C) پودا کاشت کرنا

    D) ان میں سے کوئی نہیں

  189. سر سید احمد خان کی ابتدائی کتاب کا نام بتا ئیں؟


  190. A) جام جم

    B) خطبات احمدیہ

    C) آ ئین اکبری

    D) ان میں سے کوئی نہیں

  191. یہ خوبصورت گلاب کا پھول ہے۔اس جملے میں یہ کیا ہے؟


  192. A) اسم مو صول

    B) اسم اشارہ

    C) اسم ضمیر

    D) اسم مصغر

  193. کلیم اللہ اور ذبیح اللہ”گرائمر میں کیا کہلائیں گے؟”


  194. A) خطاب

    B) لقب

    C) کنیت

    D) تمام درست ہیں

  195. لوحِ ایام”کس کی تخلیق ہے؟ “


  196. A) وحیدہ نسیم

    B) مختار مسعود

    C) سمیع اللہ

    D) شوکت صدیقی

  197. اقبال کا مضمون کون سا ہے؟


  198. A) قومیت

    B) مغربی مادہ پرستی

    C) معاشی استحکام

    D) قومی زندگی

  199. آ نکھیں چیر کر نمک بھرنا اس محاورہ سے کیا مراد ہے؟


  200. A) غصہ دلانا

    B) نیند مٹانے کی کوشش کرنا

    C) جبر کرنا

    D) شدید تکلیف دینا
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    1. Important Questions about Islamic Studies
    2. Hazrat Muhammad PBUH
    3. General Knowledge About Hazrat Muhammad PBUH Life
    4. Wives of Hazrat Muhammad PBUH
    5. Important Islamic History Events
    6. Important points of The Holy Quran
    7. Al-Quran MCQs
    8. About SAHABA KARAM
    9. Namaz
    10. Zakat
    11. Fasting (Roza)
    12. Imortant Article of Faith and Fundamental of ISLAM
    13. Important Islamic terms and Places
    14. Islamic Months of Years
    15. General Knowledge-Heavenly Books
    16. Important Angles
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    18. Reign Of 4 Caliphates(Khulafa Rashideen)
    19. Famous Islamic Generals
    20. Famous Islamic Battles
    21. Important Personalities and Their Titles in Islam
    22. Famous Muslim Scientists

    PPSC GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
  201. PPSC PAST Papers General Knowledge Questions


  202. About World

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    2. Inventions and Inventors
    3. Important Facts of Worlds
    4. Important Places Of World
    5. Important Awards Of World
    6. Top 10 Languages of World
    7. Highest Military Awards of World
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    12. Important News Agency of the World
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    1. Basic Information About Pakistan
    2. Districts of Pakistan
    3. RIVERS OF PAKISTAN
    4. The Largest in Pakistan
    5. The Longest and Tallest in Pakistan
    6. Mountain Passes in Pakistan
    7. Chairman Senate and seats Distibutions of Pakistan
    8. Chief Justices of Pakistan
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    15. State Bank Governors of pakista
    16. Army Chiefs of PAKISTAN
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  24. Hazrat Muhammad PBUH
  25. General Knowledge About Hazrat Muhammad PBUH Life
  26. Wifies of Hazrat Muhammad PBUH
  27. Important Islamic History Events
  28. Important points of The Holy Quran
  29. Al-Quran MCQs
  30. About SAHABA KARAM
  31. Namaz
  32. Zakat
  33. Fasting (Roza)
  34. Imortant Article of Faith and Fundamental of ISLAM
  35. Important Islamic terms and Places
  36. Islamic Months of Years
  37. General Knowledge-Heavenly Books
  38. Important Angles
  39. Ashra-e-Mubrashra
  40. Reign Of 4 Caliphates(Khulafa Rashideen)
  41. Famous Islamic Generals
  42. Famous Islamic Battles
  43. Important Personalities and Their Titles in Islam
  44. Famous Muslim Scientists
  45. Important Questions about Islamic Studies

  46. PPSC GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
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  48. About World

  49. World Records
  50. World Records (Guniees Book)
  51. 7 Wonders of the World
  52. Inventions and Inventors
  53. Important Facts of Worlds
  54. Important Places Of World
  55. Important Awards Of World
  56. Top 10 Languages of World
  57. Highest Military Awards of World
  58. Important Geographical Lines of World
  59. World Imortant National Days
  60. Importnat Religions of World
  61. Important Political terms and concepts
  62. Important News Agency of the World
  63. About UNO
  64. Organs of UNO
  65. Important Specialized agency of the UNO
  66. World Country with Capitals & Currency
  67. Famous Name of Places(Country)

  68. About Pakistan
  69. Basic Information About Pakistan
  70. Districts of Pakistan
  71. RIVERS OF PAKISTAN
  72. The Largest in Pakistan
  73. The Longest and Tallest in Pakistan
  74. Mountain Passes in Pakistan
  75. Chairman Senate and seats Distibutions of Pakistan
  76. Chief Justices of Pakistan
  77. Pakistan Affairs
  78. Who is First in PAKISTAN
  79. PAKISTAN GOVERNOR GENERALS
  80. PAKISTAN Presidents
  81. PAKISTAN Prime Ministers
  82. Attorney Generals of Pakistan
  83. State Bank Governors of pakista
  84. Army Chiefs of PAKISTAN
  85. Federal Cabinet of PAKISTAN
  86. Location of important Metalic and Non Metalic Minerals
  87. Constitutional Amedments Since 1973
  88. Army,PAF and Navy Officer Ranks
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  90. Basic Geometry Math Defination
  91. Important Units of Measurments
  92. Basic Scientific Questions