Assistant Agriculture department 2020 Paper

Past Paper 2020 PPSC Assistant Agriculture department

  1. Angor Wat is a?

  2. A) Temples Complex

    B) Plains

    C) Valley

    D) None of these

  3. The first session of All India Muslim League was held at?

  4. A) Dacca

    B) Delhi

    C) Lahore

    D) Karachi

  5. Which of the following Vitamin maintains normal clotting of blood?

  6. A) Vitamin A

    B) Vitamin C

    C) Vitamin D

    D) Vitamin K

  7. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted by the United Nations in 2015 replacing the MDGs. What does MDGs stand for?

  8. A) Millennium Development Goals

    B) Multilateral Development Goals

    C) Multisectoral Development Goals

    D) Modest Development Goals

  9. The Karez System is practiced only in?

  10. A) Khyber Pakhtoonkhawa

    B) Sindh

    C) Baluchistan

    D) Punjab

  11. The only sahabi who was mentioned by name in the Holy Quran is?

  12. A) Hazrat Umar R.A

    B) Hazrat Khalid Bin Waleed R.A

    C) Hazrat Zaid bin Harith R.A

    D) Hazrat Saad Bin Abi Waqas R.A

  13. The stated purpose of the Indian National Congress at its inception was?

  14. A) To unify all elements of the Indian population on one platform

    B) To protect rights of the Hindus

    C) To establish relations between Hindus and Muslim

    D) To gain Independence for India

  15. Horticulture is the …….?

  16. A) Cultivation of flowers and fruits

    B) Growing of small plants

    C) Cultivation of spices

    D) Growing of bushes

  17. What is the sum of all angles of a triangle?

  18. A) 270 degrees

    B) 180 degrees

    C) 90 degrees

    D) None of these

  19. Who invented the World Wide Web (WWW) with Robert Cailiau?

  20. A) Laiszlo Neztjev

    B) Tom Burns

    C) Tim Burners Lee

    D) Fred Zukerburg

  21. Taekwondo is a popular form of Martial Arts. From which country Taekwondo originate?

  22. A) Korea

    B) Japan

    C) China

    D) Malaysia

  23. Quaid-e-Azam resigned from membership of congress in?

  24. A) 1913

    B) 1916

    C) 1920

    D) 1922

  25. When Hujj was made compulsory?

  26. A) 9th Hijri

    B) 10th Hijri

    C) 11th Hijri

    D) 8th Hijri

  27. Who invented the modern thermometer?

  28. A) Isaac Newton

    B) Thomas Faraday

    C) Alexander Hamilton

    D) Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit

  29. Which of the following is not landlocked?

  30. A) Afghanistan

    B) Myanmar

    C) Nepal

    D) Switzerland

  31. Identify the correct spellings?

  32. A) Adulterate

    B) Adulturate

    C) Adulterat

    D) Adultarate

  33. The word Namaz is repeated for how many times in the Holy Quran?

  34. A) 700 times

    B) 600 times

    C) 500 times

    D) 800 times

  35. The name of cover of Kaaba is ……?

  36. A) Bourda

    B) Kiswa

    C) Al-Katif

    D) Sajjeda

  37. The name of All India Muslim League was proposed in 1906 by?

  38. A) Quaid-e-Azam

    B) Nawab Saleem Ullah Khan

    C) Sir Muhammad Shafi

    D) None of these

  39. Name the only Pakistani who has served as the Secretary General of OIC?

  40. A) Agha Shahi

    B) Sharifuddin Pirzada

    C) Shaibzada Yaqub Khan

    D) Abdul Hafiz Pirzada

  41. Member of OIC in total are ……?

  42. A) 55

    B) 56

    C) 57

    D) 58

  43. President Idi Amin was forced to go exile in 1979. In which country he spend major part of the exile period and eventually died?

  44. A) Libya

    B) Eygpy

    C) Zaire

    D) Saudi Arabia

  45. The former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Muhammad Ali, was suffering from?

  46. A) Diabetes

    B) Parkinson

    C) Hepatities

    D) Hypertension

  47. Antonym of Amicable is?

  48. A) Courteous

    B) Flexible

    C) Polite

    D) Hostile

  49. Which of the following is not a Kharif Crop?

  50. A) Rice

    B) Cotton

    C) Sugarcane

    D) Wheat

  51. The synonym of “Susceptible” is?

  52. A) Vulnerable

    B) Insensitive

    C) Dubious

    D) Irregular

  53. Choose the synonym of Partisan?

  54. A) Opponent

    B) Supporter

    C) Mite

    D) Component

  55. Which of the following radiation has most energetic photons?

  56. A) Alpha rays

    B) Beta rays

    C) Gamma rays

    D) Ultraviolet rays

  57. When Bait-ul-Maqdas was conquered by Hazrat Umer R.A?

  58. A) 15 A.H

    B) 16 A.H

    C) 17 A.H

    D) 18 A.H

  59. National action plan started in which year?

  60. A) 2014

    B) 2015

    C) 2016

    D) 2017

  61. Permanent hardness of water due to sulphates of metals can be removed by the use of?

  62. A) Zeolites

    B) Sulphonides

    C) Lime

    D) Nitrates

  63. Permanent hardness of water can be removed by adding?

  64. A) Potassium permanganate

    B) Chlorine

    C) Bleaching powder

    D) Sodium Carbonate

  65. Rupal North and Rupal South glaciers are in which Himalayan Range?

  66. A) Nepal

    B) India

    C) Pakistan

    D) China

  67. The Headquarters of OECD is located in?

  68. A) Geneva

    B) Paris

    C) New York

    D) Rome

  69. Pakistan won only one gold medal in which sport of Commonwealth games in 2018?

  70. A) Squash

    B) Weightlifting

    C) Wrestling

    D) None of these

  71. Bondi Beach is located in:

  72. A) Chile

    B) Brazil

    C) Argentine

    D) Australia

  73. Pakistan considered a bridge between?

  74. A) Asia and Africa

    B) South Asia and Central Asia

    C) Asia and Europe

    D) None of these

  75. Hazrat Muhammad ( P.B.U.H) gave the key of Bait-ul-Allah permanently to whom?

  76. A) Hazrat Abu Bakar R.A

    B) Hazrat Usman bin Affan R.A

    C) Hazrat Usman bin Talha R.A

    D) Hazrat Ali R.A

  77. The first session of All India Muslim League was presided over by?

  78. A) Sir Saleemullah Khan

    B) Nawab Viqar-ul-Mulk

    C) Sir Agha Khan

    D) Sir Adamjee Pir Bhai

  79. Jamia Millia Islamia was established on?

  80. A) 1920

    B) 1930

    C) 1974

    D) 1945

  81. Gangotri beach is located in which country?

  82. A) Nepal

    B) Pakistan

    C) India

    D) Sri Lanka

  83. Vincent van Gogh was prominent in which field?

  84. A) Cricketer

    B) Dance

    C) Painter

    D) Musician

  85. The Mangrove forests are present in:

  86. A) Changa Manga Forest

    B) Sundarbans Forest

    C) Amazon Forest

    D) None of these

  87. Which of the following is not safeguard of liberty?

  88. A) Independent judiciary

    B) Fundamental rights

    C) Concentration of power

    D) Free press

  89. The Synonym of Obsolescent is:

  90. A) Useless

    B) Glittering

    C) Fustiness

    D) Modernity

  91. In which menu can you find features like Slide Design, Slide Layout?

  92. A) Insert Menu

    B) Format Menu

    C) Tools Menu

    D) Slide Show Menu

  93. In Which movie Pakistani Actress Sajal Khan worked with Siri Devi?

  94. A) Mom

    B) PK

    C) Lost

    D) Father

  95. “Our Freedom Fighter ” is written by:

  96. A) Rahid Khairi

    B) Noor Asim

    C) G. Allana

    D) Safdar Muhammad

  97. Who is the current Minister of human rights:

  98. A) Asad Umar

    B) Shireen Mazari

    C) Zartaj Gul

    D) None of these

  99. Siam is the old name of which country?

  100. A) Japan

    B) Thailand

    C) China

    D) Russia

  101. Solve: 3/5 =?

  102. A) 0.5

    B) 0.6

    C) 0.7

    D) 0.8

  103. Where Guri Dam is located:

  104. A) Chile

    B) Venezuela

    C) Vietnam

    D) Ghana

  105. Comments put in cells are called:

  106. A) Smart Tip

    B) Cell Tip

    C) Web Tip

    D) Comment Tip

  107. Complete the series: 4,10,28,82,……?

  108. A) 168

    B) 144

    C) 344

    D) 244

  109. Who was the penultimate Viceroy of India?

  110. A) Lord Irwin

    B) Lord Curzon

    C) Lord Wavell

    D) None of these

  111. Who was the last king of Afghanistan?

  112. A) Muhammad Tarkai

    B) Muhammad Zahir shah

    C) Ahmed shah Abdali

    D) None of these

  113. Second constitution of Pakistan was enforced on?

  114. A) 14 August

    B) 1st March

    C) 8 June

    D) 27 October

  115. Bile is stored in?

  116. A) Liver

    B) Kidney

    C) Gall Bladder

    D) Intestine

  117. In which Surah of Quran Allah said about shirk that is is Zulm-e-Azeem?

  118. A) Nisa

    B) Rehman

    C) Luqman

    D) Toba

  119. The car ….. front is slowing down?

  120. A) in

    B) on

    C) about

    D) of

  121. The zoo had some lions and some parrots.The supervisor counted 15 heads and 50 legs. How many lions were there?

  122. A) 9

    B) 10

    C) 12

    D) 13

  123. Archery is the national sport of:

  124. A) China

    B) Bhutan

    C) Albania

    D) Burkina Faso

  125. Find the missing number: 7,13,21,?
  126. ,43,57.

    A) 27

    B) 31

    c) 39

    d) 47

  127. The first lady Prime Minister belonged to which country?

  128. A) Sri Lanka

    B) Belgium

    C) Bangladseh

    D) Norway

  129. Shortest Tenure as Governor-General of Pakistan is:

  130. A) Quaid-e-Azam

    B) Khawja Nazim-ud0Din

    C) Ghulam Muhammad

    D) Iskandar Mirza

  131. First coin of Pakistan was designed by:

  132. A) Brandley

    B) Hanover

    C) Georde

    D) McCullum

  133. Quetta city was completely destroyed due to earthquake in …..?

  134. A) 1930

    B) 1932

    C) 1935

    D) 1940

  135. Which of the following countries is not a member of BRICS (Association of newly emerging economies)?

  136. A) Brazil

    B) Canada

    C) Russia

    D) India

  137. Which memory functioned as a buffer between CPU and storage?

  138. A) Random Access Memory

    B) Read Only Memory

    C) Cache Memory

    D) None of these

  139. The first women bank was established in 1989 at:

  140. A) Lahore

    B) Multan

    C) Islamabad

    D) Karachi

  141. Which device is required for the Internet connection?

  142. A) Modem

    B) Joystick

    C) NIC card

    D) None of these

  143. Complete the Proverb: Early to Bed & early to rise make you healthy, wealthy and …….?

  144. A) Smart

    B) Unwise

    C) Wise

    D) Devine

  145. Who represented Congress in 1st Round Table Conference?

  146. A) Nehru

    B) Gandhi

    C) Sardar Patel

    D) No body represented Congress

  147. Union Jack is the name of the flag of which county?

  148. A) United Kingdom

    B) Ireland

    C) Canada

    D) Scotland

  149. He is knocking …… the door.

  150. A) On

    B) At

    C) In

    D) For

  151. Which year was Dr. Abdus Salam awarded Nobel Prize?

  152. A) 1978

    B) 1979

    C) 1987

    D) 1999

  153. Name the wife of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) who was daughter of Umar Farooq (R.A)?
  154. .

    A) Hazrat Aisha (R.A)

    B) Hazrat Juwairyyah (R.A)

    C) Hazrat Hafsah (R.A)

    D) Hazrat Maimoonah (R.A)

  155. Why Political parties of India condemned the act of 1935?

  156. A) It does not posses nature of Federation

    B) It cancelled much of Political Advance

    C) Introduction of diarchy in center

    D) All of these

  157. What is the synonym of Profane?

  158. A) Irreverent

    B) Condescending

    C) Design

    D) All of these

  159. Which of the following is not a Shakespeare tragedy?

  160. A) Titus Andronicus

    B) Othello

    C) Macbeth

    D)None of the above

  161. What is Kimberley in Africa famous for?

  162. A) Monument

    B) Museum

    C) National Park

    D) Diamond

  163. First head of state to visit Pakistan in 1947 was:

  164. A) Ameer of Kuwait

    B) Ameer of Saudi Arabia

    C) Ameer of Iran

    D) Ameer of Qatar

  165. Hazrat Hamza and Hazrat Umar Accept Islam in 615 A.D?

  166. A) 5 Nabvi

    B) 6 Nabvi

    C) 7 Nabvi

    D) 8 Nabvi

  167. Liaquat Ali Khan was assassinated in Rawalpindi on 16th October:

  168. A) 1950

    B) 1951

    C) 1952

    D) 1954

  169. Bashar al-Assad is the current president of:

  170. A) Chechnya

    B) Syria

    C) Cuba

    D) Lebanon

  171. Two and two …… four.

  172. A) Make

    B) Makes

    C) Making

    D) Made

  173. The term ‘Butterfly’ is associated with:

  174. A) Swimming

    B) Kabaddi

    C) Polo

    D) None of these

  175. What is the synonym of AMBIGUOUS (مبہم)?

  176. A) Limpid

    B) Transparent

    C) Lurid

    D) Unclear

  177. What is the circumference of Earth?

  178. A) 30,000 km

    B) 40,000 km

    C) 50,000 km

    D) 20,000 km

  179. Siachen Glacier is in …… mountain range?

  180. A) Hindu Kush

    B) Karakorum

    C) Himalayas

    D) Pamir
  181. بابائے اردو ، بابائے قوم ، مادر ملت ،دختر مشرق قواعد کی رو سے ہیں؟

  182. A) خطاب

    B) لقب

    C) عرف

    D) تخلص

  183. تصدیق کا متضاد لفظ کیا ہے؟

  184. A) کاذب

    B) کاتب

    C) تکذیب

    D) کذاب

  185. ?بسلامت روی” سفرنامہ کس کی تصنیف ہے”

  186. A) ضمیر جعفری

    B) کرنل محمد خان

    C) نسیم حجازی

    D) شفیق رحمن

  187. غزل کے کس شعر میں شاعر اپنا تخلص استعمال کرتا ہے؟

  188. A) مطلع

    B) مطلع ثانی

    C) مقطع

    D) درمیان والا شعر

  189. ?یہ شعر کس کا ہے

    دیار عشق میں اپنا مقام پیدا کر

    نیا زمانہ نئے صبح و شام پیدا کر

  190. A) الطاف حسین حالی

    B) مرزا غالب

    C) ظفر علی خان

    D) علامہ محمد اقبال

  191. طاؤس فقط رنگ ” ناول کس نے لکھا ہے؟ “

  192. A) نیلم احمد بشیر

    B) رخسانہ کوثر

    C) اصغر گونڈوی

    D) خالدہ حسین

  193. طفل مکتب ‘‘ ترکیب کا مفہوم ہے؟ “

  194. A) تجربہ کار

    B) ناتجربہ کار

    C) پڑھا لکھا

    D) فارغ التحصیل

  195. مسدس حالی سال میں شائع ہوئی

  196. A) 1879

    B) 1923

    C) 1870

    D) 1900

  197. تخریب” کا متضاد کیا ہے؟ “

  198. A) تصدیق

    B) تعمیر

    C) تعمیل

    D) بیخ کنی

  199. آب کوثر اور موج کوثر” کس کی کتابیں ہیں؟ “

  200. A) احمد ندیم قاسمی

    B) کرنل محمد خان

    C) شیخ محمد اکبر

    D) شیخ محمد اکرام

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