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MCQs for Pakistan Studies

Note : This thread has introduced to cover Question no 1 of Pakistan Affairs. This
question is consist of 20 marks. Conducive members are requested to post MCQs
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01. Sindh was conquered by Mohd bin Qasim during the _____ period
a. Umayyads
b. Abbasids
c. Tulun
d. Idrisids
02. Mohd bin Qasim was the nephew of __________
a. Sulayman bin Abdul Malik
b. Abdul Malik bin Marwan
c. Walid bin Abdul Malik
d. Hajjaj bin Yousaf
03. Raja Dahir was the ruler of ________
a. Lahore
b. Dehli
c. Sindh
d. Depalpur
04. Debul and Alor are the names of _______
a. Places of Ancient Sindh
b. Old Gardens of Sindh
c. Ancient bulding
d. None of them
05. Who was Sisakar ?
a. Wazir of Hajjij bin Yousaf
b. Wazir of Mohd bin Qasim
c. Wazir of Raja Dahir
d. None of the above
06. Mohd bin Qasim tortured to death in a prison in Iraq during the caliphate of


Sukhpal c. a.D. Multan c. Walid c. Depalpur d. Subuktigin . Jaipal b. None of them 07.___________ a. Meds 08. Mahmood`s first important battle was fought against ______ near Peshawar in 8 Muharram 392 A. the Abbasids overthrew the __________ a. a Turkish slave became the master of __________ a.H 25 November 1001 A. Multan c. In 133 A. Safvids b. In 367 A. Depalpur 12.D. Lahore b. Abu-al-Fath Daud was the Ismail ruler of __________ a. Musa d. Mughals c. Sulaiman b. Hisham b. Mahmood set out on the expedition to Somnath on 17 october _______ 2 . Sindh d.D .H / 777 A. Umayyads d. Ghazni 10. None of them 11. Anandpal d. / 757 A. a.H. Yasir 09.D.H / 750 A. Walid c. The Abbasids Governor ______ came to Sindh in 140 A. Yazid d. Lahore b.

In ______ A. 1191 d.D the first battle of Traain was fought between Mohd Gauri and Rajputs under the command of Govind Rai brother of Prithvi Raj. 08. C . Mahmood breathed his last sigh on 30 April ______ a. 1193 Answers : 01.D b. 1190 b. 1190 c. In _____ A.D d. 13. A . a. B . 1024 A.D 13. 1023 A. 1030 A. 07. 05. C . 1028 A. 02. D . Mohd Gauri defeated in this battle. C 3 . 15. 1026 A.D c. 1025 A.D b.D d. D . 09. 1192 15. A 11. 1192 d. 12.D the second battle of Train was fought and Rajput defeated in this battle. 03. a.D 14. A . 10. A .a. C . 1189 b. C 06. 1026 A. 14. 04. 1191 c. D .D c. 1024 A. A . B .

The kushanas b. The elections should be held on the basis of general adult franchise. First invasion was made by : a. Not to take sides with any Indian community 03. Aligarh Muslim College started by Sir Syed Ahmed khan in 1877 had a clear programme a. To keep the Muslim community abreast with western knowledge b. This demand was made in a. The power of the Legislative councils was increased by a.01. It was the forerunner of the Two-Nation Theory b. Gandhi . One of the main objectives of All . Cripps Mission d. To educate Muslim youth to be politically active 4 . The Sakas c.Morley Reforms. Made Muslims think to be close to the Hindu culture c. About the end of 2nd century B. To be loyal to the Indian British Government b.Irwin Pact 04. Minto . 1909 b.India Muslim League at the time of its creation was : a. Hindi . To take active part in the politics of the country c. The Bacirians d. Simon Commission Report c. 3rd Round Table Conference d. to be close to Hindu community d. Gandhi . To depend on the British Government for justice d. Lucknow pact c.Urdu controversy of 1867 had far-reaching consequences because a. 1909 b. To give students military education d. The Parthians 02.C some unusual upheavals in the Central Asia let loose series of human floods thaat brought about after-wave of invasions into Indo-Pak Sub-continent. To be indifferent to the Controversy 05. Minto . To make Muslims learn Arabic and Persian only c.Morley Reforms.Irwin Pact 06.

04. Minto . To develop amity with the british as a Muslim community c. Nehru Report b. 1909 08. Are We To Live or Perish Forever" issued on january 28. A . To work with other Indian Communities for liberation of India Answers : 01. 02. Rahmat Ali published a leaflet "Now or Never. 03. Country-wide strike of the traders b. B 06. 07. C . To create a separate and independant Muslim state b. A 5 . A . 10. Which of the following incidents was peculiar to that a. The people refused to pay Government taxes 10. A . Communaal riots erupted d. 1933 . B . To grow the concept of Indianism d.07. "The future form of Government would be federal to be joined by provinces and Indian states.Morley Reforms. A police station was burnt in a village c. from Cambridge with the objective a. A . For future elections in the country Muslim community would get separate electorate b. B . 1st Round Table Conference c. Simon Report d. 08. 09. The Deputation was advised to take active part on politics c. Simla Deputation of 1906 had the following purpose a. To be in harmony with the Hindu Community of India 09. A . The Deputation was directed to be friendly with the rulers d. "Chauri chaura" tragedy assumed greater significance. 05. During the Khilafar Movement." This principle was settled in a. Ch.

For what purpose Muslim League changed its manifesto in 1913 ? a. To criticise and oppose the Hindu community 05. Demanded self-government suitable for India c. Arya Samaj was founded in 1875 a. In NWFP. To revive and reform Hindusium c. to remain aloof from Indian politics d. They remained involved in a guerilla warfare with the British Government 02. Moplah`s contribution is that a. Abdul Hameed khan d. The kanpur Mosque episode took place in August 1913. To protect the interest of India b. 1920. Suhrawardy as Chief Minister d. Khilafat Committee passed a resolution in support of NonCooperation Movement started by Mr. The Muslims were disappointed by the Hindu Press c. Muhammad Alam c. Its result was a. To be a social organization working for the good of the poor 03. They went to Kerala to organize anti-British movement c.01. In the election of 1945-46 a. Muslim League formed ministry in NWFP with Dr. Syed Zakir Ali 06. Dr. It created political awakening among the Indian Muslims 07. Nawab Muhammad Ismail b. To cooperate with the British Government d. In Bengal Muslim League won 89 out of 110 Muslim seats and formed ministry with H.S. Ghandhi with the result 6 . Khan Sahib as the Chief Minister c. It made the Muslims feel ignored by the Indian Government b. They decided to leave India and migrate to neighbouring Muslim countries d. They took part in Khilafat Movement b. the Muslim league got majority and won the Muslim seats b. They were Arab tribes on the Malabar shores who seized ships of East India company d. Became hostile towards the British b. None of the above 04. Who seconded the Pakistan Resolution from Punjab ? a. On may 28.

03. Artificial Forests d. It was for social gathering among Muslim of Punjab b. B 7 . A . D . It could not be activated due to Hindu . C . Landlords got favour from Consolidation Wing of Board of Revenue d. 04. Tidal Forests b. 09. 10. A . The Congress opposed the movement d. Landlords tranferred land in the name of their family members 09. A . B 06. To defend Islam against the onslaughts of the missionaries and to provide western education along with religious instructions 10. Indicated the main reason for the failure of Land Reforms in Pakistan a. Beta Forests Answers : 01. 05. D . 02. 07. Natural Forests c.Muslim differences c. To encourage non-communabal approach to provincial problems d. 08. Ex-state of "Amb" is famous for a. Landlords surrendered hilly lands c. By and large the Muslim community did not want to get Hindu support 08. D . B . To help Muslims to secure Government jobs c.a. with the objective a. The Anjuman-i-Himayat-i-Islam was founded in 1884. It created amity between Muslims and Hindus to work together to get their grievances redressed by the Government of India b. Landlords got stay order from courts b.

It supported the Hindu cause d. Sulphur is formed at a. A number of political parties boycotted the elections 07. Encouraging education at all levels 06. Encouraging education in the rural areas b. It criticised the Government c. The provincial elections under the Act of 1935 held in 1937 had the following results a. The party had no clear cut policy 02. No reforms in the provinces d. The Congress had success only in a few provinces d. Indicate the highest civil award among the following a. "Education Foundation" were set up in the provinces with a view to a. Nishan-e-Shujaat d. The Indian princes refused to join in Federation 05. Recommendation for the introduction of federal system of government in India b. Hilal-e-Shujaat c. Encouraging primary education and adult education d. There was law and order problem in India d. There was state of emergency on the eve of World War II c. The Muslim league did not do sufficient work for its members b. What is the most provision of the Simon Commission Report published in 1930 ? a. By and large Muslim league failed miserable in the contest c. Koh-e-Sultan (Chagi) 8 .01. Why Syed Amir Ali resigned from the Muslim league in 1913 ? a. Dyarchy should continue c. Sitara-e-Shujaat b. Tamgha-e-Shujaat 04. The importance of the majority community should be accepted 03. All-India Congress did not wish to join the Federal Government b. The Muslim League won the majority of seats reserved for the community b. Encouraging private sector investment in education c. The second part of the act 1935 could not be put into practise because a.

Warchha d. Sindh Muslim League passed on of the following resolutions in 1938 a. 08. Concentration on education d. D 9 . To remain loyal to the Government d. A . D 06. 09.b. Quaid-e-Azam in his presidential address of 25th session of Muslim League at Lucknow on Oct 15. Resolved to have division of India on the basis of Two Nation Theory Answers : 01. Cooperation with majority community c. Shipping 10. A . 05. Muslim to keep away from politics 09. C . 07. Power and self-reliance for political success b. Research and Development d. Federalism to continue b. B . 1937 gave direction about a. Defence production b. An agreement for cooperation was sighned during Turkish President Kennan Everno`s visit to pakistan in Feb 1980 in the field of a. Hazro (Attock) 08. D . 10. 04. B . Kala-Chitta Range (Attock) c. 02. Muslims to join other communities for political progress c. C . Tourism c. A . 03.

Lord Wavel the Viceroy of India c. The Muslim League Resolution of "Divide and Quit" in 1943 was against the movement of quit India proposed in 1942 by a.Nation Theory 04. Pandit Nehru c. Two .Jinnah talks oof 1944 failed due to a. Indonesia d. Child Labour b. Morocco 05. They fought for a. The Ahrar d. Constitution of 1973 b. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad d. Callousnedd by F. The derogatory approach about Muslim by the Hindu Press d.M. All of the above 03.01. The Simla Conference of 1945 failed due to a. Gandhi b. The institution of Mohtasib was established by a. Red Shirts c. Article 276 oof the interim Constitution 1972 d. which issue was discussed concerning Pakistan ? a. At the NAM Summit in Durban (1998). Arrogance of the Congress leaders b. Quaid-e-Azam sent 600 hundred soldiers to a Muslim country to fight for her freedom. Demand by the Quaid to have all Muslim seats to be allocated to the Muslim league 06. Environment Pollution c. Presidential Order 1983 c. Pant 02. Gandhi . Libya b. Opposition by the Khaksars b. Egypt c. Many of those Soldiers laid thier lives while fighting. That country preserved the tales of the bravery of those soldiers in a book titled "The Six Hundred Brave Pakistani Soldiers". Repayment of Loans 10 . Late Mr. Kashmir Problem d.

Inflation be curbed b.M. 09. Hashim Shah c. Pandit Nehru b. C . Who was the Prime Minister a. 05. Lord Wavel c. A . C . Waris Shah 10.07. None of the above Answers: 01. Mutual problems should be resolved by peaceful means 09. 03. Fazal Shah d. C . That the Unionist Party won majority of Muslim seats b. 10. 08. The National Muslims got a few seats d. A trade agreement was signed d. 02. "Qissa Sohni Mahinwal" was written by a. D . The Jamait Ulema-i-Hind captured a few seats c. Indicate the decision taken in the second SAARC Summit (Banglore) 16 Nov. The interim Government was formed in 1946. Liaquat Ali Khan d. D . C . F. 04. D 11 . 1986 a. B . 07. The Muslim League captured all the reserved seats for the Muslims at the centre 08. D 06. The rersult of the election 1945-46 showed a. Hafiz Barkhurdar b. A permanent Secretariat was to be set up at Khatmandu c.

1947 07. Patel d. Lord Mountbatten b. The workshop was on a. The role of media in preventing prostitution b. The role of media in curbing terrorism 02.V. 1947. Article 25 of the Constitution of 1973 deals with 12 . Chromite 06. The concept of acting in aid of civil power by the armed forces has been laid down in the Constitution of Pakistan 1973 vide. Article 243 d. Which was biased due to whom ? a. Gypsum d. 1946 d. Why Quaid-e-Azam launched Direct Action day on August 16. Sir Cyril Radcliffe announced the Boundry Commission Award on August 17. To oppose the Congress policies c. Article 245 b. Iron ore c.01. The role of media in preventing Child Labour c. Ghandi renounced his formal leadership from Congress in a. Copper b. Late Mr. Pandit Nehro c. Pakistan attended a four-day SAARC japan-funded workshop in Sep 1999. S. Article 200 04. Article 270 c. T curb the upsurge of the National Muslims 05. a. 1946 ? a. Maharaja Sadul Singh of Bikaner 03. To protest against breach of pledge by Viceroy FM Lord Wavell b. Muslim Bagh is famous for a. 1934 b. The role of media in Drug prevention d. To get support from the masses for party membership d. 1940 c.

1972 d. C . 10. 05. Dec 6. Dosso 10. 07. A . Rule of law b. State V. 1916 c. B 13 . Dec 16. D .a. Maulvi Tamiz-ud-Din khan`s Case c. 1913 b. Jan 1. A former president of the dissolved Constituent Assembly had challenged the legality of the proclamation of the Governor General in a. The Crown b. Miss Asma Jilani Case d. 04. 1920 d. 1971 Answers : 01. 09. A . Equal protection of law c. 1971 b. Equality of citizen d. 08. Dec 18. India recognised the provisional Government of Bangladesh on a. All of the above 08. Quaid-e-Azam resigned froom membership of Congress in a. 03. 1971 c. 1922 09. D 06. B . C . 02. B . A . Asif Patel & other V.

Which field got the lion`s share ? a. The distribution of powers between Federal and Provincial Governments d. Dosso 02. India recognized the provisional Government of Bangladesh on a. Industry b. Asif Patel & other V. December 6. Article 189 d. December 18. 1971 c. State V. A former President of the dissolved Constituent Assembly had challenged the legality of the proclamation of the Governor General in a. Nazimuddin proved to be incompetent to grapple with the difficulties faced by the country b. Health c. 1972 d. Article 234 b. Political tension created by partisan appeal 14 . Exact nature of the State b. Housing and Roads 06. Maulvi Tamiz-ud-din Khan`s Case c. The Crown b. Nazimuddin on April 19. Under which Article of Contitution of 1973 is Governor Rule imposed in case of failure of constitutional machinery in the province ? a. Corrupt administration 05. Miss Asma Jilani Case d. Article 149 c.General Ghulam Muhammad dismissed the Prime Minister Kh.confidence was passed in the Consituent Assembly d. The largest chunk of Punjab Government`s Budget (1999-2000) went to the social sector. What was the main difficulty which delayed the constitution making in Pakistan ? a. 1971 03. Lack of intererst among members of the Constituent Assembly c. December 16. Vote of no . Education d. Patronage of corruption c. 1953 due to : a. Governor .01. January 1. 1971 b. Article 192 04. Prime Minister Kh.

Ghulam Muhammad c. A 15 . B . 02. It mixes religion with politics d. 10. 05. Which country is situated in the east of Pakistan ? a. 03. India 10. Muhammad Ali Jinnah d. It is a Magna Carta of the contitutional history of Pakistan b. Nazimmuddin 08.General of Pakistan ? a. A . The Objective Resolution of March 12. 04. Iran b. C . C . 08. Kh. China d.07. Identify the importance of the Lahore Resolution of the Muslim League passed in 1940 a. Afghanistan c. Iskendar Mirza b. It was a compromise with the minority communities d. It makes working of the Governmet complicated Answers : 01. It had the support of the entire Muslim Country c. B . 07. It had the blessing of the British Government 09. Who had the shortest tenure as Governor . B . It does not provide solution to economic problems of the people c. 09. D . 1949 was passed by the Contituent Assemble with what significance ? a. It was an answer to Congress ambitions b. A . A 06.