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Assistant (BS-16) Punjab Employees Social Security Institution

Past Paper 2020 PPSC Assistant (BS-16) Punjab Employees Social Security Institution




  1. The Fastest test hundred was scored by?


  2. A) Brendon McCullum

    B) Shane Warne

    C) Steve Waugh

    D) Sunil Gavaskar

  3. Which country will host 2022 Winter Olympics?


  4. A) Japan

    B) India

    C) China

    D) Australia

  5. Berbers, or Amazighs, are an ethnic group of several nations mostly inhabitant of?


  6. A) Australia

    B) North America

    C) South Africa

    D) North Africa

  7. Which from the Following Countries is not the member of BRICS?


  8. A) South Africa

    B) India

    C) China

    D) Belgium

  9. The approximate Circumference of the Earth at the equator is?


  10. A) 40075 km

    B) 60075 km

    C) 50075 km

    D) 70075 km

  11. “Siachen Glacier” is situated in?


  12. A) Hindu Kush Range

    B) Sulaiman Range

    C) Karakorum Range

    D) Pamir Range

  13. Siachen dispute started in?


  14. A) 1985

    B) 1987

    C) 1984

    D) 1986

  15. K2 is also known as?


  16. A) Killer mountain

    B) Chogon

    C) Goodwin Austin

    D) None of these

  17. The height of Nanga Parbat is?


  18. A) 8,126m

    B) 7,521m

    C) 6,125m

    D) 9,500m

  19. Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad All Jinnah resigned from Congress in?


  20. A) 1919

    B) 1920

    C) 1921

    D) 1922

  21. The old name of Chennai is?


  22. A) Taranga

    B) Hyderabad

    C) Madras

    D) Jaypur

  23. Capital of Bhutan is?


  24. A) Thimphu

    B) Yerevan

    C) Buenos Ames

    D) Baku

  25. The United Kingdom EU referendum (or the Brexit referendum) was took place on?


  26. A) 23 May 2016

    B) 25 May 2016

    C) 23 June 2016

    D) 25 June 2016

  27. Mamnoon Hussain was president of Pakistan from?


  28. A) 2013-2018

    B) 2014-2018

    C) 2015-2018

    D) 2016-2019

  29. Tourmaline is classified as a semi-precious stone and the gemstone can be found in?


  30. A) Gilgit

    B) Chitral

    C) Swat

    D) Murree

  31. How many articles are there in 1973 constitution?


  32. A) 220 Articles

    B) 220 Articles

    C) 260 Articles

    D) 280 Articles

  33. Abdul Sattar Edhi was born in?


  34. A) Bantva, Nepal

    B) Bantva, Bangladesh

    C) Bantva, Iran

    D) Bantva, India

  35. According to OAG the world busiest road is?


  36. A) Ontario Highway

    B) German autobahns

    C) Yungas Road

    D) Katy Freeway

  37. Montreal is a city of country?


  38. A) Australia

    B) Canada

    C) South Africa

    D) Germany

  39. Tirich Mir (peak) is located in which mountain range?


  40. A) Hindukash

    B) Karakorum

    C) Koh-e-Sufaid

    D) Sulaiman

  41. The old name of Japan was?


  42. A) Tripoli

    B) Montgomery

    C) Nippon

    D) Angora

  43. Mirza Ghalib was born in?


  44. A) Hafizabad

    B) Delhi

    C) Gujrat

    D) Agra

  45. Badshahi mosque is in Lahore built by Aurangzeb in?


  46. A) 1783

    B) 1773

    C) 1673

    D) 1873

  47. DPI stands for?


  48. A) Dot Per Inch

    B) Decimal Per Inch

    C) Digit Per Inch

    D) Data Per Inch

  49. Number of Senators from each province are?


  50. A) 29

    B) 26

    C) 28

    D) 23

  51. Faiz Ahmed Faiz was awarded the Lenin Peace Prize in?


  52. A) 1962

    B) 1972

    C) 1982

    D) 1992

  53. Which of the following is a man-made substance?


  54. A) Plastic

    B) Rubber

    C) Steel

    D) Iron

  55. Boiling point of water is?


  56. A) 400°C

    B) 210°C

    C) 300°C

    D) 100°C

  57. Deficit Financing Means?


  58. A) Profiting exceeds revenues

    B) Losing exceeds revenues

    C) Spending exceeds revenues

    D) None of the above

  59. “Jallianwala Bagh” incident took place on?


  60. A) 23 April, 1919

    B) 13 May, 1919

    C) 13 June, 1919

    D) 13 April, 1919

  61. Ping pong is a new name of which sport?


  62. A) Yachting

    B) Volleyball

    C) Table Tennis

    D) Rowing

  63. What is the length of badminton court single competition?


  64. A) 13.40 m

    B) 14.40 m

    C) 15.40 m

    D) 16.40 m

  65. Arfa Karim was famous in:

    A) Engineering

    B) Botany

    C) IT

    D) Chemistry

  66. Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai belongs to which Sufi Silsila?


  67. A) Chishti

    B) ldrisiyya

    C) Sunni

    D) Naqshbandi

    E) None of these

  68. Shafqat Amanat Ali band name is:

    A) Fuzon

    B) Ruzon

    C) Zuzon

    D) None of these

  69. Saudi Arabia Crown Prince is?


  70. A) Muhammad bin Salman

    B) Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan

    C) Qaboos bin Said Al Said

    D) None of the above

  71. Which foreign leader addressed Pakistan assembly 3rd time?


  72. A) Xi Jinping

    B) Mahathir Muhamad

    C) Donald Trump

    D) Recep Tayyip Erdogan

  73. White blood cells are also called leukocytes fight against?


  74. A) Height

    B) Disease

    C) Age

    D) None of these

  75. Moenjodaro means?


  76. A) Civilized City

    B) Beautiful Gardens

    C) Mound of the Dead

    D) Civilization

  77. Who is the Current Governor of Baluchistan?


  78. A) Muhammad Khan Achakzai

    B) Nawab Zulfikar All Magsi

    C) Owais Ahmed Ghani

    D) Justice (retd) Amanullah Khan Yasinzai

  79. When 1956 constitution was presented to assembly?


  80. A) 29 February, 1956

    B) 29 February, 1957

    C) 29 February, 1958

    D) 29 February, 1959

  81. Submarine cased in 1971 war was?


  82. A) PNS Ghazi

    B) NS Ghazi

    C) PPS Ghazi

    D) PSS Ghazi

  83. Which was introduced by Hazrat Umer R.A?


  84. A) Cut Hand

    B) Imprisonment

    C) Cut Fingers

    D) All of these

  85. Dasht e Soos was written by?


  86. A) Akhtar Raza Saleemi

    B) Umera Ahmad

    C) Jamila Hashmi

    D) Idris Azad

  87. Raja Gidh was written by?


  88. A) Jamila Hashmi

    B) Bano Qudsia

    C) Akhtar Raza Saleemi

    D) Idris Azad

  89. Which provinces reforms were mentioned in Quaid-e-Azam fourteen points?


  90. A) NWFP and Balochistan

    B) Sindh and Punjab

    C) Sindh and NWFP

    D) Sindh and Gilgit Baltistan

  91. How to active a cell in Ms excel?


  92. A) Pressing the Tab key

    B) Clicking the cell

    C) Pressing an arrow key

    D) All of the above

  93. Arch of Janus is located in country?


  94. A) Italy

    B) Morocco

    C) Nepal

    D) North America

  95. The last king of Afghanistan was?


  96. A) Aman ullah Khan

    B) Sardar Daud Khan

    C) Habib ullah Khan

    D) Muhammad Zahir Shah

  97. Charter of Democracy was signed between Nawaz Sharif and Benazair was in?


  98. A) Abu Dhabi

    B) Tehran

    C) London

    D) Jeddah

  99. Which Prophet’s nation was destroyed by a rain of clay stones?


  100. A) Hazrat Lut A.S

    B) Hazrat Noah A.S

    C) Hazrat Yaqoob A.S

    D) Hazrat Adam A.S

  101. 1999 war also called as?


  102. A) Afghan war

    B) Civil War

    C) Kashmir Conflict

    D) Kargil War

  103. The headquarter of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is located in?


  104. A) Brussels

    B) Berlin

    C) Rome

    D) Washington

  105. In MS Office Portrait and Landscape are?


  106. A) Page Orientation

    B) Paper Size

    C) Page Layout

    D) All of the above

  107. In Excel, Spacing in column is called as?


  108. A) Stirrups

    B) Paper Size

    C) Page Layout

    D) All of the above

  109. Hazrat Halima R.A the foster mother of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was belongs to tribe?


  110. A) Quresh

    B) Bannu Ummaiya

    C) Bannu Asad

    D) Bannu Saad

  111. Arms and the Man was written by?


  112. A) GB Shah

    B) Umera Ahmad

    C) Akhtar Raza Saleemi

    D) Idris Azad

  113. Who wrote ‘Hard Times’ and ‘A tale of two Cities’?


  114. A) John Milton

    B) Charles Dickens

    C) John Webster

    D) Daniel Defoe

  115. Most abundant element in the atmosphere?


  116. A) Nitrogen

    B) Oxygen

    C) Carbon Dioxide

    D) Silicon

  117. Akbar born in Umar Kot in?


  118. A) 1546

    B) 1646

    C) 1746

    D) 1542

  119. Adult human beings have bones?


  120. A) 206

    B) 250

    C) 306

    D) 356

  121. Roti, kapra our makan was slogan of political leader?


  122. A) Nawaz Sharif

    B) Benazair Bhutto

    C) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

    D) Zia ul Haq

  123. The River Thames is located in?


  124. A) England

    B) Scotland

    C) Ireland

    D) Finland

  125. The teeth of the Holy Prophet (SAW) were martyred in the Battle of?


  126. A) Badr

    B) Hunain

    C) Uhad

    D) Khandaq

  127. Capital of Australia is?


  128. A) Canberra

    B) Yerevan

    C) Buenos Aires

    D) Baku

  129. Interferon is?


  130. A) Carbohydrate

    B) Lipid

    C) Enzyme

    D) Protein

  131. 1st census in Pakistan was started from?


  132. A) 1951

    B) 1952

    C) 1953

    D) 1954

  133. Wazir khan Mosque is located in?


  134. A) Islamabad

    B) Karachi

    C) Lahore

    D) Faisalabad

  135. Who was the writer of Asar-ul-Snadeed”?


  136. A) Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan

    B) Abul Kalam Azad

    C) Choudhry Rahmat Ali

    D) Allama lqbal

  137. lmran Khan won World Cup in?


  138. A) 1995

    B) 1993

    C) 1994

    D) 1992

  139. Indus Water Treaty was signed in?


  140. A) 1960

    B) 1961

    C) 1962

    D) 1963

  141. Butterfly stroke in?


  142. A) Swimming

    B) Metamorphosis

    C) Sleeping

    D) None of these

  143. “K” in Pakistan stands for?




  144. A) Kashmir

    B) Kuffar

    C) Kabul

    D) Kamyab

  145. Which country is called “Land of Thousand Islands”?


  146. A) Malaysia

    B) Indonesia

    C) Ireland

    D) Finland

  147. The novel Aangan was written by?


  148. A) Khadija Mastoor

    B) Jamila Hashmi

    C) Akhtar Raza Saleemi

    D) Idris Azad

  149. 1935 elections were held in how many provinces?


  150. A) 12

    B) 11

    C) 13

    D) 14

  151. After Quran and Hadith third source of Islamic jurisprudence is?


  152. A) Ijma

    B) Namaz

    C) Zakat

    D) Haj

  153. Capital of Cuba is?


  154. A) Baku

    B) Yerevan

    C) Buenos Aires

    D) Havana

  155. Wakhan Corridor separates Pakistan from?


  156. A) India

    B) Afghanistan

    C) Tajikistan

    D) India

  157. Abu Jahl was killed in the Battle of?


  158. A) Badr

    B) Hunain

    C) Uhad

    D) Khandaq

  159. Which UN body deals with Population Problems?


  160. A) UNFPA

    B) UNICE

    C) UNESCO

    D) UNDP

  161. Alma mater means?


  162. A) House

    B) Hospital

    C) College

    D) Parliament

  163. 1/1000=?


  164. A) 0.001

    B) 1.001

    C) 2.001

    D) 3.001

  165. Nili Ravi is breed of?


  166. A) Camel

    B) Buffalo

    C) Goat

    D) Sheep

  167. A is father of B, but B is not son of A, Then what is B?


  168. A) Daughter

    B) Nephew

    C) Daughter in law

    D) Nephew in law

  169. Everyone is ignorant ….. something?


  170. A) of

    B) at

    C) the

    D) to

  171. Profane means?


  172. A) Realistic

    B) Unholy

    C) Pessimistic

    D) Adulterate

  173. Ecstasy antonym?


  174. A) Pessimistic

    B) Realistic

    C) Agony

    D) Adulterate

  175. Haughty means?


  176. A) Disdainful

    B) Realistic

    C) Affluent

    D) Diminish

  177. In MS-word, what does Ctrl+= key effect?


  178. A) Superscript

    B) Subscript

    C) All caps

    D) Shadow

  179. شب رفتہ کس شاعر کا کلام ہے؟


  180. A) ناصر کاظمی

    B) مجید امجد

    C) شکیب جلالی

    D) کاشف حسین

  181. ?جملہ مکمل کر یں
    ? کام کا نہ کاج کا دشمن ——- کا


  182. A) لوگوں

    B) سب

    C) انا ج

    D) حیوان

  183. بسلامت روی” سفر نامہ کس کی تصنیف ہے؟ “


  184. A) ضمیر جعفری

    B) کرنل محمد خان

    C) نسیم حجازی

    D) ممتاز مفتی

  185. علامہ اقبال نے “شاعر کشمیر”اور”مجدد کشامرہ”کے القابات کس شاعر کو دیے تھے؟


  186. A) چودھری خوشی محمد ناظر

    B) مولانا ظفر علی خان

    C) محمد الدین فوق

    D) آ غا حشر کاشمیری

  187. بوڑھا طوطا “سے کیا مراد ہے؟ “


  188. A) عقل مند آ دمی

    B) تجربہ کار آ د می

    C) ایمان دار آ د می

    D) بے وقوف آ د می

  189. اردو نثر میں علامہ اقبال کی پہلی باقاعدہ تنصیف کا نام؟


  190. A) مابعد المطوت

    B) علم الاقتصاد

    C) اقتصادیات

    D) ما بعد الاقتصاد یات

  191. غنی کی جمع کیا ہے؟


  192. A) غنون

    B) غنیا ت

    C) اغنا

    D) اغنیاء

  193. ہر چند اردو میں سب سے سے کم سرمایہ چھوڑا ہے مگر کتنا اونچا مقام پایا۔ رشید احمد صدیقی کا یہ جملہ کس مزاح نگار کے بارے میں ہے؟


  194. A) شوکت تھانوی

    B) پطرس بخاری

    C) مرزا فرحت اللہ بیگ

    D) ابن انشاء

  195. رسالہ تہذیب ” الاخلاق کس نے جاری کیا؟ “


  196. A) انجمن حمایت اسلام

    B) انجمن اسلامیہ امر تسر

    C) مولانا مودودی

    D) سر سید احمد خان

  197. امراؤ جان ادا کس کی تحریر ہے؟


  198. A) سر سید

    B) ہادی رسوا

    C) رفیق احمد D) پریم چند

Preparation Notes



TEST PREPARATION MATERIAL



Past Questions


About Islam

  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
  17. Ashra-e-Mubrashra
  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
  • PPSC PAST Papers General Knowledge Questions


  • About World

    1. 7 Wonders of the World
    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
    8. Important Geographical Lines of World
    9. World Imortant National Days
    10. Importnat Religions of World
    11. Important Political terms and concepts
    12. Important News Agency of the World
    13. About UNO
    14. Organs of UNO
    15. Important Specialized agency of the UNO
    16. World Country with Capitals & Currency
    17. Famous Name of Places(Country)

    About Pakistan
    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
    9. Pakistan Affairs
    10. Who is First in PAKISTAN
    11. PAKISTAN GOVERNOR GENERALS
    12. PAKISTAN Presidents
    13. PAKISTAN Prime Ministers
    14. Attorney Generals of Pakistan
    15. State Bank Governors of pakista
    16. Army Chiefs of PAKISTAN
    17. Federal Cabinet of PAKISTAN
    18. Location of important Metalic and Non Metalic Minerals
    19. Constitutional Amedments Since 1973
    20. Army,PAF and Navy Officer Ranks

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    4. FAMOUS SEA PORTS
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    6. WORLD RIVERS
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    10. GEOGRAPHICAL DISCOVERIES
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    13. IMPORTANT PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
    14. Ten LARGEST COUNTRIES BY AREA
    15. IMPORTANT ABBREVIATIONS
    16. IMPORTANT UNITS OF MEASUREMENT
    17. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT RAYS AND WAVES
    18. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT UNIVERSE
    19. NOBLE PRIZE
    20. NATIONAL EMBLEM
    21. FAMOUS EPITHETS
    22. IMPORTANT GEOGRAPHICAL LINES OF WORLD
    23. About Islam
    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
    47. PPSC PAST Papers General Knowledge Questions


    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
    89. About Science
    90. Basic Geometry Math Defination
    91. Important Units of Measurments
    92. Basic Scientific Questions