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Assistant in Disaster Management Department Board of Revenue on Regular Basis Past Paper 2021

Assistant in Disaster Management MCQs Past Paper 2021


Test Date: 10 Jul 2021

The answers of questions marked with * are subject to change with time


NOTE: Each question carry 1 mark, 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer

TIME ALLOWED: 90 MINS                                                MAXIMUM MARKS: 100

01. What is the meaning of the idiom/proverb: To spill the beans.

A. To misbehave
B. To reveal secret information
C. To keep calm
D. To cook the beans

02. Burma is the old name of:

A. Nepal
B. Myanmar
C. Thailand
D. Cambodia

03. Who is the current Chief Justice of Sindh High Court?*

A. Maqbool Baqar
B. Faisal Arab
C. Sajjad Ali Shah
D. Ahmed Ali M. Shaikh

04. Who is the incumbent (8th) chairman of Senate of Pakistan?*

A. Mr. Farooq Hamid Naek
B. Syed Nayyer Hussain Bokhari
C. Mian Raza Rabbani
D. Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani (Independent)

05. Florence is a city of:

A. Germany
B. France
C. Italy
D. Bulgaria

06. Beirut is the capital of:

A. Jordan
B. Libya
C. Lebanon
D. Algeria

07. Hiran Minar is located in:

A. Sahiwal
B. Kasur
C. Sheikhpura
D. Multan

08. The angle between the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is 8.30 is:

A. 80°
B. 75°
C. 60°
D. 105°

Angle traced by hour hand in 17/2 hrs = (360/12 x 17/2)° = 255°
Angle traced by minutes hand in 30 mins = (360/60 x 30)° = 180°
Required angle = (255 – 180)° = 75°

09. An Interim Government was formed in India in 1946. Who was the Finance Minister of the Interim Government?

A. Muhammad Ali Jinnah
B. Liaquat Ali Khan
C. Jawaharlal Nehru
D. Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar

10. Liaquat-Nehru Pact (also known as Delhi Pact), a bilateral treaty between India and Pakistan, was signed in:

A. 1947
B. 1949
C. 1950
D. 1956

11. What is the antonym of KITH (meaning: people who are connected with, especially by family relationship)?

A. Rise
B. Stranger
C. Sibling
D. Lazy

12. What is the antonym of CALLOUS (meaning: careless)?

A. Hard
B. Sensitive
C. Compact
D. Legal

13. A semi-heavy submarine equipped with guided missile, named Fateh, was launched by:

A. Saudi Arabia
B. Pakistan
C. Iran
D. Afghanistan

14. Qadam Gah Moula Ali is located in:

A. Multan
B. Bibi Pak Daman, Lahore
C. Hyderabad
D. Gwadar

15. Which country’s president proclaimed the year 2019 to be ‘The Year of Tolerance’.

A. France
B. Germany
D. Saudi Arabia

16. Which one of the following is known as Laughing Gas.

A. Nitric oxide
B. Carbon dioxide
C. Nitrous oxide (N2O)
D. Nitrogen pentoxide

17. Ali has Rs. 75. He gives 20% of it as alms. How much amount remaining he has now?

A. Rs. 15
B. Rs. 25
C. Rs. 60
D. Rs. 48

18. T20 World Cup 2020 that was postponed due to COVID-19, will be held in 2022 in:

A. India
B. Australia
C. Pakistan
D. South Africa

19. I should not feel pride _____ my qualification.

A. To
B. In*
C. At
D. On

20. Chaj Doab is located between:

A. River Ravi and River Bias
B. River Jhelum and River Chenab
C. River Indus and River Jhelum
D. River Chenab and River Ravi

21. Pakistan was ranked _____ in the Global Terrorism Index 2020.

A. 2nd
B. 6th
C. 7th
D. 10th

22. BIOS is used by:

A. Word
B. Excel
C. Operating System
D. Application software

23. Which is a volatile memory?

C. RAM (Random Access Memory)

24. Which of the following is NOT an operating system?

A. Linux
B. Mac
C. Oracle
D. MS Server

25. Which of the following is a single-user operating system?

A. Windows
C. Mac
D. Linux

26. State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) issued a _____ commemorative coin in recognition of Edhi’s services on March 31, 2017.

A. Rs. 5
B. Rs. 10
C. Rs. 50
D. Rs. 20

27. Pride of Performance Award 2005 was awarded to:

A. Abrar-ul-Haq
B. Arif Lohar
C. Faakhir Mehmood
D. Naheed Aktar

28. Dr. Abdus Salam was awarded Nobel Prize on his work on unifying:

A. Strong and Weak nuclear forces
B. Electromagnetic and Weak nuclear forces
C. Gravitational and Strong nuclear forces
D. Electromagnetic and Strong nuclear forces

29. Islamia College Peshawar was founded in:

A. 1920
B. 1913
C. 1906
D. 1948

30. Forests cover approximately _____ of the Earth’s total land area.*

A. 4%
B. 20%
C. 31%
D. 51%

31. China and Iran signed the 25-year ‘Strategic Cooperation Pact’ on:

A. 20 March 2020
B. 27 March 2021
C. 11 July 2021
D. 23 August 2020

32. Synonym of RECTIFY is:

A. Bright
B. Disorder
C. Correct
D. Arrest

33. What is the synonym of CHIVALROUS (meaning: brave or showing honour, courtesy)?

A. Timid
B. Fake
C. Gallant
D. Desire

34. Which mountain pass of Pakistan is often called as ‘Roof of the World’?

A. Bolan Pass
B. Shandur Pass
C. Khunjerab Pass
D. Gomal Pass

35. The current President of Pakistan (Dr. Arif-ur-Rehman Alvi) is the _____ President of Pakistan.*

A. 14th
B. 13th
C. 15th
D. 12th

36. Which river has been mentioned in the story of Sohni Mahiwal?

A. Indus
B. Jhelum
C. Chenab
D. Ravi

37. Rawalpindi Conspiracy Case, an attempted coup d’etat against Liaquat Ali Khan’s government, planned by some military officers and left-wing Pakistani politicians was registered in:

A. 1949
B. 1951
C. 1950
D. 1954

38. If 60 women spin 48 kg of cotton by working 8 hours daily. How much cotton will 30 women spin by working 12 hours daily?

A. 50 kg
B. 24 kg
C. 36 kg
D. 60 kg

39. Who started Pakistan National Movement in England in 1933?

A. Maulana Mohammad Ali Johar
B. Syed Ameer Ali
C. Chaudhry Rehmat Ali
D. Ghulam Dastagir

40. Which festival is celebrated upon the harvesting of Wheat and Barley crops in Punjab?

A. Jash-e-Baharan
B. Baisakhi (also called as Vaisakhi)
C. Lohri
D. Holi

41. Which of the following is NOT a social crisis in Pakistan?

A. Poverty
B. Constitutional crisis
C. Literacy
D. Corruption

42. Kobe Bryant, an American professional basketball player died in a helicopter crash (in Jan 2020) in:

A. Phoenix
B. Los Angeles, California
C. Chicago
D. Houston

43. When did Pakistan join SEATO?

A. 1952
B. 1953
C. 1954
D. 1956

44. Pakistan joined the United Nations (UN) in:

A. 1949
B. 1948
C. 1947
D. 1951

45. Who is the current (14th) Secretary-General of SAARC?*

A. Ahmed Saleem
B. Arjun Bahadur Thapa
C. Amjad Hussain B. Sial
D. Esala Ruwan Weerakoon (from Sri Lanka, since 1 Mar 2020)

46. Who is the current (11th) Secretary-General of OIC?*

A. Abdelouahed Belkeziz
B. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu
C. Iyad bin Amin Madani
D. Yousef Al-Othaimeen (from Saudi Arabia, since 2016)

47. Who is currently the EU Ambassador to Pakistan?*

A. Pelayo Castro
B. Leo Faber
C. Androulla Kaminara
D. Paolo Berizzi

48. Formic Acid (CH2O2) is obtained from:

A. Honeybees
B. Ants
C. Spiders
D. Silkworms

49. He may be slow _____ understanding.

A. On
B. At
C. To
D. From

50. John came later than Peter. Identify the underlined part of speech.

A. Adjective
B. Adverb
C. Verb
D. Noun

51. A computer can only understand:

A. Formula Language
B. Binary Language
C. Basic Language
D. Function Language

52. Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was appointed as the Presidency Magistrate in:

A. 1902
B. 1896
C. 1900
D. 1906

53. The average of runs of a cricket player of 10 innings was 32. How many runs must be made in his next innings so as to increase his average of runs by 4?

A. 72
B. 74
C. 76
D. 70

54. Which is the longest river of Pakistan?

A. Indus
B. Sutlej
C. Chenab
D. Jhelum

55. The average of 50 numbers is 30. If two numbers, 35 and 25 are discarded, then the average of the remaining numbers is:

A. 27
B. 28
C. 30
D. 29.82

56. ‘Where do Human Rights Begin?’ is a famous speech by:

A. Kofi Annan
B. Abraham Lincoln
C. Eleanor Roosevelt
D. Nelson Mandela

57. The London branch of Muslim League was organized by:

A. Khizer Khan
B. Syed Ameer Ali
C. Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
D. Nawab Mohsin-ul-Mulk

58. The last ruler of Lodhi Dynasty was:

A. Bahlul Khan Lodhi
B. Sikandar Lodhi
C. Ibrahim Lodhi
D. None of above

59. The first ever nuclear test was conducted by:

A. France
B. Russia
D. China

60. Ahmad suggested that, we should be bound by a code of conduct, isn’t it?

A. Shouldn’t we be
B. Shouldn’t we
C. Aren’t we
D. No improvement

61. The mass of a body at the centre of Earth is:

A. Zero
B. Remains constant
C. More than at the surface
D. Less than at the surface

62. Change the narration: The old lady said to her son, ‘Is it not your duty to help me in my old age.’

A. The old lady asked her son that it was not his duty to help her in her old age.
B. The old lady asked her son if it was not his duty to help her in her old age.*
C. The old lady asked her son if it were not his duty to have helped our in old age.
D. The old lady had asked her son if it was not his duty to help her in her old age.

63. The project of ‘Re-introduction of Black Bucks’ was started (in 2019) in:

A. Haripur
B. Cholistan
C. Thar
D. Thal

64. Which gas cause the least air pollution?

A. Chlorine
B. Nitrogen*
C. Carbon
D. Ozone

65. The _____ tends to warm up more quickly than the _____ hemisphere.

A. South hemisphere, North hemisphere
B. North hemisphere, South hemisphere
C. Both hemispheres warm at the same rate
D. None of above

66. Choose the correct relationship: Algebra : Mathematics.

A. Physics : Chemistry
B. Mathematics : Science*
C. Book : Pencil
D. River : Tree

Second denotes the class to which the first belongs.

67. 2019 Jammu and Kashmir airstrikes was the first time since _____ that both countries’ airforces had conducted airstrikes on each other’s territory across the LoC.

A. 1948
B. 1965
C. 1971
D. 1999

68. Which of the following you can paste selectively using Paste Special command?

A. Formats
B. Validation
C. Formulas
D. All of above

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