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PPSC Zilladar 2020 Past Paper

Past Paper 2020 PPSC Zilladar




  1. Which shortcut keys are used to “cut selected items” in File menu?


  2. A) CTRL+X

    B) CTRL+A

    C) CTRL+U

    D) CTRL+B

  3. Dynamite was invented by …….?


  4. A) Alfred Noble

    B) Thomas Edison

    C) William Davis

    D) None of these

  5. Who started ancient Olympic games?


  6. A) Greeks

    B) Americian

    C) Romans

    D) Egyptians

  7. A kilo Byte is equal to:


  8. A) 10000 bytes

    B) 1024 bytes

    C) 1 million bytes

    D) 10 million bytes

  9. The Indus Water Treaty was signed during the regime of……?


  10. A) Liaqat Ali Khan

    B) Ayub Khan

    C) Yahya Khan

    D) Z.A Bhutto



  11. Choose the most appropriate antonym of “Vilify”?


  12. A) To praise

    B) To sing

    C) To weep

    D) To sleep

  13. Geology describes the rocky parts of the Earth is?


  14. A) Core

    B) Mantle

    C) Crust

    D) Convection current

  15. Which of the following instrument used for measuring the humidity in air?


  16. A) Hydrometer

    B) Hygrometer

    C) Barometer

    D) None of these

  17. Speakers are:


  18. A) Output Devices

    B) Input Devices

    C) Both A & B

    D) None of these

  19. A farmer bought toffees at 6 for a rupee. How many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20%?


  20. A) 3

    B) 5

    C) 4

    D) 6

  21. What is the meaning of “Zam Zam”?


  22. A) To flow

    B) To stop

    C) To brust

    D) None of these

  23. The capital city of Spain is?


  24. A) Barcelona

    B) Servile

    C) Valencia

    D) Madrid

  25. Which of the following river is without Delta?


  26. A) Narmada

    B) St. Lawrence

    C) Indus

    D) Both A & B

  27. The first Round Table Conference was held in:


  28. A) Berlin

    B) Delhi

    C) Calcutta

    D) London

  29. Maximum number of rows in MS Excel 2016 worksheet is:


  30. A) 16,384

    B) 50,000

    C) 1,048,576

    D) 10,024



  31. Name the tree whose wood is used for making cricket bats:


  32. A) Willow

    B) Yellow

    C) Teak

    D) Sandal

  33. Pinpoint the very first convert to Islam among the following pious personalities:


  34. A) Hazrat Abu Bakr (May Allah Bless Him)

    B) Hazrat Ali (May Allah Bless Him)

    C) Hazrat Khadija (May Allah Bless Her)

    D) Hazrat Zaid Bin Harith (May Allah Bless Him)

  35. The General Cemetery of Santiago is situated in:


  36. A) Brazil

    B) Argentina

    C) Mexico

    D) Chile

  37. The famous city of Carthage, which has in the past been ruled by the Romans and Hannibal, is located in which country?


  38. A) Italy

    B) Libya

    C) Macedonia

    D) Tunisia

  39. Nokia is one of the brand leaders in mobile phones. To which country does the brand belong?


  40. A) Sweden

    B) Denmark

    C) Netherlands

    D) Finland

  41. “Cathay Pacific” is an airline of:


  42. A) Hong Kong

    B) Taiwan

    C) Japan

    D) China

  43. Multiply: 9.5 x 6 = ?


  44. A) 57

    B) 56

    C) 58

    D) 59

  45. Small talk means:


  46. A) To praise

    B) A discussion carried for a long time

    C) A brief discussion

    D) A debate

  47. Hanna Lake is situated near:


  48. A) Quetta

    B) Karachi

    C) Sialkot

    D) Peshawar

  49. Who invented the World Wide Web (WWW) with Robert Cailliau?


  50. A) Laiszlo Neztjev

    B) Tom Burns

    C) Tim Berners Lee

    D) Fred Zukerburg



  51. ‘Formosa’ is the old name of:


  52. A) Taiwan

    B) Mongolia

    C) Thailand

    D) Japan

  53. What is the opposite of ‘Shirk’ in Islam?


  54. A) Akhuwwat

    B) Tauheed

    C) Insaaf

    D) Sin

  55. Choose the Synonym of “Inveigh”?


  56. A) Allure

    B) Remonstrate

    C) Entice

    D) Support

  57. Which of the following Surah in the Holy Quran named after insect?


  58. A) Surah Al-Naml

    B) Surah Al-Qadar

    C) Surah Al-Falaq

    D) Surah Al-Nas

  59. Sagrada Familia in Barcelona is situated in:


  60. A) Germany

    B) Italy

    C) Spain

    D) France

  61. The cover of the Kaba’a is called:


  62. A) Bourda

    B) Kiswa

    C) Al-Katfia

    D) Sajjada

  63. Simplify the equation: 5 + 2 x 6÷3(2)=?


  64. A) 9

    B) 12

    C) 7

    D) 5

  65. Kilimanjaro is a mountain located in:


  66. A) Nepal

    B) Tanzania

    C) Somalia

    D) South-Africa

  67. When a devastating earthquake jolted KPK Former (NWFP) and Kashmir killing thousands of people?


  68. A) October 01, 2005

    B) October 08, 2005

    C) October 18, 2005

    D) October 28, 2005

  69. Change the Voice of the following sentence: “Sweets are not liked by us.”


  70. A) We do not like sweets

    B) Sweets have not been liked by us

    C) We are not liking sweets

    D) None of these



  71. Bodies which usually fall from the sky to the Earth are called:


  72. A) Planets

    B) Meteorites

    C) Both A and B

    D) None of these

  73. Cape of Good Hope is situated in:


  74. A) Chile

    B) India

    C) Australia

    D) South Africa

  75. The ALU and CU are components of:


  76. A) ROM

    B) CPU

    C) RAM

    D) CAD

  77. The second most abundant metal found in the Earth’s crust is:


  78. A) Iron

    B) Aluminum

    C) Calcium

    D) Sodium

  79. In a 100 m race, A covers the distance in 36 seconds and B in 45 seconds. In this A beats B by:


  80. A) 20 m

    B) 24 m

    C) 28 m

    D) 30 m

  81. Who was appointed as caretaker Prime Minister on March 25, 2013?


  82. A) Mian Muhammad Somroo

    B) Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulik

    C) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso

    D) Javed Jabbar

  83. Select the correct spellings:


  84. A) Victory

    B) Victary

    C) Victery

    D) Victori

  85. The first Cabinet of Pakistan consisted of ……. members.


  86. A) 5

    B) 7

    C) 9

    D) 11

  87. Who is known as the “Father of Civil Service in India”?


  88. A) Muhammad Ali Jinnah

    B) Jawaharlal Nehru

    C) Charles Cornwallis

    D) Louis Mountbatten

  89. In MS Word 2016, to increase font size to 1 point, press:


  90. A) CTRL + [

    B) CTRL + ]

    C) CTRL + {

    D) CTRL + }



  91. ”Derawar Fort” is located in District:


  92. A) Jhelum

    B) Bahawalpur

    C) Muzaffarabad

    D) Chakwal

  93. Fill in the blank. He would enjoy this, if he ……. present.


  94. A) Be

    B) Had been

    C) Was

    D) Were

  95. In MS Word 2016, the option ‘Multilevel List’ is available in:


  96. A) Home

    B) Design

    C) Layout

    D) Insert

  97. English channel separates England from:


  98. A) Italy

    B) France

    C) Germany

    D) Sicily

  99. During the era of East India Company, the areas of Behar, Uresa and Assam were included in:


  100. A) Haryana

    B) Bengal

    C) Hyderabad

    D) Punjab

  101. The Tripartite Agreement of 9 April 1974 was signed between Pakistan, India and Bangladesh. Who signed the document on behalf of Pakistan?


  102. A) Z.A. Bhutto

    B) Agha Shahi

    C) Sharif-ud-din Peerzada

    D) Aziz Ahmad

  103. Who established Scientific Society in 1864?


  104. A) Syed Ahmad Khan

    B) Shibli Naumani

    C) Allama M Iqbal

    D) Muhammad Ali Jinnah

  105. Complete the series 11, 15, 24, ……, 65, 101


  106. A) 39

    B) 40

    C) 48

    D) 50

  107. Antonym of “Jocular” is:


  108. A) Witty

    B) Facetious

    C) Amusing

    D) Solemn

  109. Bicameral system of legislature was introduced in Pakistan under the Constitution?


  110. A) Act of 1935

    B) 1956

    C) 1962

    D) 1973



  111. The number narrations of Hazrat Ayesha (R.A) is:


  112. A) 1630

    B) 2210

    C) 1286

    D) 583

  113. United Nations Organization (UNO) was formed in:


  114. A) 1943

    B) 1945

    C) 1947

    D) 1948

  115. Who is the current Deputy Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan?


  116. A) Qasim Suri

    B) Faisal Karim Kundi

    C) Sardar Mohammad Yaqoob

    D) None of these

  117. The speed of light is:


  118. A) 280,000 km/s

    B) 300,000 km/s

    C) 320,000 km/s

    D) None of these

  119. “Great Bear Lake” is located in which country’?


  120. A) UK

    B) Canada

    C) Australia

    D) Pakistan

  121. In which of the following form, data is stored in computer?


  122. A) Decimal

    B) Binary

    C) Hexa Decimal

    D) Octal

  123. A shopkeeper raises the price of a cycle by 5 percent above the market price and charges 12 percent sales tax on the market price. As a result a customer has to pay Rs. 4680 for the cycle. What is the market price of the cycle?


  124. A) 4000

    B) 4200

    D) 4500

    C) 3950

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  3. OCEANS
  4. FAMOUS SEA PORTS
  5. FAMOUS STRAITS
  6. WORLD RIVERS
  7. FAMOUS ISLANDS
  8. FAMOUS DESERTS
  9. CITIES ON RIVER BANKS
  10. GEOGRAPHICAL DISCOVERIES
  11. WORLD COUNTRIES
  12. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT WORLD
  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
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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
  89. About Science
  90. Basic Geometry Math Defination
  91. Important Units of Measurments
  92. Basic Scientific Questions