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Q.1 Total District in Pakistan is?
Q.2 Total District in Punjab?
Ans. 36 Districts in Punjab (10-Divisions). Gujrat is a New Division formulated on 17-08-2022 by Ch. PERVAIZ ELLAHI CM Punjab
Q.3 Total District in KP is?
Ans. 34 (7-Divisions)
Q. Total District in Sindh ?
Answer: Total Number of District in Sindh are 30 with 7 divisions.
Q. Write the total Number of Districts in Province Gilgit-Baltistan?
Answer: 14 Districts in Gilgit-Baltistan Province. (3-Divisions).
Question: Write Number of Districts in Balochistan Province?
Answer: 35 Districts in Balochistan (7-Divisions)
Question: Write Total Number of Districts in Azad Jammu and Kashmir?
Total Number of Districts in Azad Jammu and Kashmir are 10 with 3-Divisions.
Question: Oldest Cantonment of Pakistan?
Q.5 India Construct Wuller Barrage on which river?
Q.6 Commander in Chief who was also defense minister in civil Govt?
Ans. Muhammad Ayub
Q.7 Who was the 2nd Martial Law Administrator?
Ans. Yahya Khan
Q.8 Smallest Division of KP?
Q.9 Jinnah Of Pakistan was written by?
Ans. Stanley Wolpert
Q.10 Shalimar Garden was built by?
Ans. Shah Jehan.
Q.11 Tomb of Iqbal located in?
Ans. Near Badshahi Masjid Lahore.
Q.12 Gadani Beach is located in which province?
Q.13 Does Karakoram Highway connect Pak with?
Q.14 Smallest state by area?
Q.15 Plant exhale at night time which gas?
Q.16 distance from north and south equator is called?
Q.17 Eastern Meditation Island cyprus divided between which two countries?
Ans. Greece and Turkey
Q.18 Reuters is the news agency of?
Q.19 Does www stand?
Ans. World wide web
Q. 20 Most urbanized province of Pakistan?
Q.21 Black Gold is the name of?
Q.22. the coldest area of the world?
Q.23. Capital of Azad Jammu Kashmir?
Q.24. Pakistan won the world cup?
Q.25. which area of Pakistan is sandwich between China and Indian occupied Kashmir?
Q.26. in 1945-46 which war was fought?
Ans. First Anglo Sikh war
Q.27 Bristol is the seaport of?
Q.28 1999 UN peacekeeping mission to which country?
Q.29 The oldest barrage of Pakistan?
Q.30 Gulf war participate by which countries?
Q.31 from the moon which structures on the land visible?
Ans. The great wall of China
Q.32 country shortest coastline?
Q.33 The country’s biggest irrigation system in the world?
Q.34 largest planet of the solar system?
Q.35. City of canals?
Q.36. Did China situate in which part of Asia?
Ans. East Asia
Q.37. Sweden currency?
Q.38. Cedi is the currency?
Q.39. Romania Currency?
Q.40. The first cabinet of Pakistan established?
Ans. 15 August 1947
Q.41. M Ghaznavi Destroyed?
Ans. Somnath Temple
Q.42. Tipu Sultan died in………
Ans. 4 Mysore war.
Q.43. Which country has the least population growth?
Q.44. Lome is the capital of …….
Q.45. “Pakistan, the heart of Asia” is a book written by ……… in 1950.
Ans. Liaquat Ali Khan
Q.46. Founder of the Mughal Empire?
President…………………………….Dr. Arif Alvi
Prime Minister……………………..Shahbaz Shareef
Chief of Army Staff………..Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa
Chief of Naval Staff…. …………….Admiral Zafar Abbasi
Air Chief Marshal……. ………. Zaheer Ahmad Babar
Chairman Senate……. …………….Sadiq Sanjrani
Leader of Opposition (NA)……… Imran Khan
Leader of Opposition (Senate)…..Shahzad Waseem PTI (from 20-4-2022)
Leader of the House ……..Azam Nazeer Tarar (from 19-4-2022)
Governor State Bank…………….. Raza Baqar
Attorney General of Pak…………. Mr. Khalil Javed
President AJ & K………………….Barrister Sultan Mehmood
Prime Minister AJ & K ……… Abdul Qayum Niazi
Chairman PCB……………………. Ramiz Raja
Chairman WAPDA………………… Lieutenant General Muzammil Hussain
Chairman NAB……………………. Aftab Sultan
Deputy Chairman Senate…… Mirza Afridi
DG ISI………….. Lt. General Nadeem Anjum
DG Ispr………. Maj General Babar Iftikhar
UN Representative………………..Munir A Malik
SSP CID Police…………………….. Syed Muhammad Ali Raza
Leader of House In Senate……… Azam Nazeer Tarar (from 20-04-2022)
Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee… Gen. Nadeem Raza
Geography of Pakistan:
Q.1 North-East: China
Q.2 Border Length with China: 595km
Q.3 East: India
Q.4 Border Length with India: 2912km (Radcliffe Line)
Q.5 West: Iran
Q.6 Border Length with Iran: 909km
Q.7 Northwest: Afghanistan
Q.8 Border Length with Afghanistan(Durand line): 2250km
Q.9 South: Arabian Sea
Q.10 Coastline: 1046km
Q.11 Pakistan won the cricket world cup in 1992
Q.12 Pakistan won the Olympic gold medal in Hockey for the first time in 1960
Q.13 The tomb of Mughal Emperor Jahangir is in Lahore.
Q.14 The national flower of Pakistan is Jasmine.
Q.15 Which military alliance had Pakistan as its member?
Q.16 The national animal of Pakistan Markhor.
Q.17 The national bird of Pakistan is Chakor
Q.18 Baluchistan is 43% of total Pakistan
Q.19 The second-largest city of Pakistan is Lahore
Q.20 Pakistan’s Official map was drawn by Mian Mahmood Alam Suhrawardy (1920-1999)
Q.21 The national tree of Pakistan is Deodar
Q.22 Cripps mission was an attempt in late March
1942 by Sir Stafford Cripps
Q.23 Sui is famous for natural gas
Q.24 Muztag pass connects Gilgit-Yarkand (China).
Q.25 Khanum Pass connects Chitral-Wakhan
Q.26 The Shandur Pass connects Chitral and Gilgit.
Q.27 Khyber Pass connects Peshawar-Kabul
Q.28 Kulk pass connects Gilgit-China.
Q.29 Bolan pass connects Quetta-Afghanistan.
Q.30 Tochi pass connects Pak:-China.
Q.31 The length of the Silk Route (Korakorum Route) is 1300 km.
Q.32 The length of Durand Line is 2250km
Q.33 Afghanistan’s Wakhan District is a narrow strip of land eastwards 350km
between Tajikistan and Pakistan to touch the Chinese border.
Pakistan Study Question and Answers
Q.1 Nehru Report date: August 1928
Q.2 Wavell Plan (Simla Conference): 1945
Q.3 Geneva Pact was signed on 14th April 1988.
Q.4 Simla Pact was signed on 3rd July 1972.
Q.5 The Scientific Society established at Ghazipur on 9th January 1864 and later shifted to
Aligarh when Sir Syed was transferred to Aligarh.
Q.6 Lucknow Pact: December 1916.
Q.7 Lahore Resolution was presented by Maulvi A.K. Fazlul Huq in 1940.
Q.8 Sui gas field was discovered in late 1952.
Q.9 Congress was founded upon the authority of British civil servant Allan Octavian Hume.
Q.10 Partition was Bengal was in 1905.
Q.11 Indus Waters Treaty was signed in Karachi on September 19, 1960.
Q.12 All Pakistan Muslim League was formed on December 30th, 1906 in Dhaka.
Q.13 The headquarters of the All India Muslim League was established in Lucknow, and Sir Aga Khan was elected as its first president.
Q.14 Qaumi Tarana was written by Hafeez Jullundhri in 1952 and was composed by Ahmad
G. Chagla in 1949.
Q.15 It was officially adopted as Pakistan’s national anthem in August 1954.
Q.16 The Radcliffe Line was published on 17 August 1947.
Q.17 In 1945 who is the viceroy of India?
Ans: Archibald Wavell
Q.18 By the Government of India Act 1935, Sindh was separated from Bombay.
Q.19 Power of 1962 ain? Answer: President.
Q.20 Indus River is the largest river in Pakistan (3200 km)
General Knowledge about Pakistan:
Q.1 who acts as president in the absence of the president?
Answer: The Chairman Of the Senate.
Q.2 Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was born on December 25, 1876, in Karachi and died on
11th September 1948 (Aged 71) buried in Karachi.
Q.3 Allama Iqbal was born on 9 November 1877 in Sialkot and died on 21 April 1938 (aged 60)
buried in Lahore.
Q.4 Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was born on 17th October 1817 in Delhi and died on 27 March 1898 (aged
80) buried in Aligarh.
Q.5 Liaquat Ali Khan was born on 1 October 1895 in Karnal, India (now Haryana) and died on 16
October 1951 (aged 56) buried in Karachi (he was shot in Rawalpindi and has got the title
Q.6 Mst. Fatima Jinnah was born on 30 July 1893 in Karachi and died on 9 July 1967 (aged 73) buried
Q.7 Sialkot is famous for sports goods.
Q.8 Karachi is known as the city of lights.
Q.9 Lahore is known as the city of gardens.
Q.10 Karachi is the biggest city in Pakistan.
Q.11 Faisal Mosque is in Islamabad.
Q.12 The resort town of Ziarat is famous for its forests of which type of tree?
Q.13 “Qissa Khawani Bazaar” is located in Peshawar
Q.14 Wazirabad is internationally famous for its fine quality cutlery products.
Q.15 Quetta is known as the fruit basket of Pakistan.
Q.16 Hyderabad is known as the city of perfumes.
Q.17 Pakistan is located in the tropic zone of South.
Q.18 Tirch Mir is the highest peak of the Hindukush range.
Q.19 The height of K2 is 8611 meter.
Q.20 The height of Nanga Parbat is 8126 meter.
Q.21 Takht-e-Sulaiman is the height peak of Sulaiman Range.
Q.22 Jaccobabad is the hottest place in Pakistan.
Q.23 Ziarat is the coldest place in Pakistan.
Q.24 Pakistan comes at 34th number in the world with respect to the area.
Q.25 205,444 is the total area of Punjab province in sq km.
Q.26 140914 is the total area of Sindh in sq. km.
Q.27 347192 is the total area of Balochistan in sq. km.
Q.28 700 km is the total length of the coastline of Pakistan.
Q.29 Balochistan has the longest coastline among all provinces of Pakistan.
Q.30 The total length of the coastline of Sindh is 200 miles.
Q.31 Karachi is the largest seaport in Pakistan.
Q.32 Khojab is the longest tunnel in Pakistan.
Q.33 Jhelum is the origin of the Lower Bari Doab canal.
Q.34 Chenab is the origin of the Upper Bari Doat canal.
Q.35 4 rivers flow in Punjab.
Q.36 8 rivers flow in KPK.
Q.37 12 rivers flow in Balochistan.
Q.38 River Bolan flows in Balochistan.
Q.39 Hub river flows in Sindh.
Q.40 Tarbela Dam is built on the river Indus.
Q.41 Mangla Dam is built on the river Jhelum.
Q.42 Area of the highest rainfall in Murree.
Q.43 The area of highest snowfall is Skardu.
Q.44 The total height of Tarbela Dam is 500 ft.
Q.45 The total length of Terbela Dam is 6000 ft.
Q.46 The origin of Jinnah Baraj is Sindh and it is located near Kalabagh.
Q.47 Thar is the largest desert of Pakistan.
Q.48 Sindh Sagar is between the rivers of Indus and Jhelum.
Q.49 Ganji Bar is located between Ravi and Sutlej.
Q.50 8 Barrages are made on the Indus River.
Q.51 Pakistan opened its first embassy in Iran.
Q.52 Egypt was the first to open its embassy in Pakistan.
First in Pakistan.
Q.1 The First Governor of State Bank was Zahid Hussain.
Q.2 First Lady Governor Rana Liaquat Ali (Sindh) 1973-1976.
Q.3 First Lady federal minister Vikarun Nisa Noor (Tourism).
Q.4 First State to join Pakistan was Bahawalpur, 1954.
Q.5 First Captain of cricket team Abdul Hafeez Kardar.
Q.6 First Century Nazar Mohammed against India in 1954 in Lucknow.
Q.7 First Woman University is located in Rawalpindi.
Q.8 First PM of Azad Kashmir=Abdul Hamid Khan.
Q.9 First President of AJK=Sardar Ibrahim Khan.
Q.10 First chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff committee was General Mohd Sharif.
Q.11 The first chief of Staff of the Armed forces was General Tikka Khan.
Q.12 First Daily Newspaper is Amroz 1947.
Q.13 The First Lady pilot was Shukriya Khanum.
Q.14 The First Museum of Pak established in Karachi in 1950.
Q.15 First Bank was United Bank (7th August, 1947)
Q.16 First Chief Election Commissioner of Pak: Mr. Khan F.M.Khan (25th March 1956)
Q.17 The First Muslim Commander in Chief of Pak was Ayub Khan.
Q.18 First Radio Station established was of Karachi.
Q.19 THE First T.V station was set up in Lahore on Nov 26, 1964.
Q.20 First lady Lady Major General in Pak was Dr. Shahida Malik.
Q.21 First private TV Channel STN launched in 1990.
Q.22 First Chairman Senate was Habibullah Khan.
Q.23 The first constructed barrage of Pak is Sukkur Barrage.
Q.24 First Secretary-General of Pak was Ch Mohd Ali.
Q.25 Agro museum is at Lailpur.
Q.26 Badshahi mosque built-in 1670 A.D.
Q.27 Designation of GG changed into President on 23rd March 1956.
The Largest and Smallest in Pakistan: (General Knowledge about Pakistan)
Q.1 The largest Hockey stadium is National Hockey Stadium Lahore.
Q.2 The largest railway tunnel is Khojak.
Q.3 Smallest dam of Pak Warsak dam.
Q.4 Largest fort of Pak �Rani Kot�.
Q.5 Lahore Museum is the biggest in Pak
Q.6 The largest Railway station is Lahore.
Q.7 The highest Pass is Muztag Pass which connects Gilgit to Xinkiyang.
Q.8 The largest canal is Lloyd Barrage Canal or Sukkur Barrage or Lance Down Pull built-in 1936.
Q.9 The shortest river is Ravi.
Q.10 The smallest division is Karachi.
Q.11 The largest division is Kalat.
Q.12 The largest division of Sindh is Therparkar.
Q.13 Habib Bank Plaza Karachi has 23 stories (345 ft)
Q.14 Minar-e-Pak is 196 ft, 8 inches high.
Q.15 Pakistan is the 34th largest country in the world, 6th population-wise.
Q.16 The smallest civil award is Tamg-e-Khidmat.
Q.17 The first census of Indo-Pak 1881.
Q.18 The highest dam is the Mangla dam.
Q.19 Longest tenure as Governor-General was Ghulam Muhammad.
Q.20 Longest tenure as President was Ayub Khan.
Q.21 The longest period of rule was of Zia.
Q.22 Longest tenure as PM was of Liaquat Ali
Q.23 Shortest tenure as PM of Ayub Khan (3 days) then Shujaat Hussain (47 days).
Q.24 Shortest tenure as President is of Bhutto.
Q.25 Shortest tenure as Governor-General is of Quaid.
Q.26 Longest tenure as Governor-General is of Ghulam Mohd:
Q.27 The largest library is the Quaid-e-Azam library.
Q.28 The largest University in Punjab University
Q.29 The oldest university in Punjab University
Q.30 The only non-military shaheed to receive Nishan-e-Haider was Subaidar Lalik Jan he belonged to NLI.
Q,31 The highest peak is K2 (Goodwin Austin 5,611 meters)
Q.32 2nd largest glacier of Pak is Batura.
Q.33 The largest Island of Pak is Manora.
Q.34 The smallest city in Jhelum.
Q.35 First Medical College was Nishtar Medical College.
Q.36 The largest mountain range is the Karakoram.
Q.37 First to receive Nishan-e-Hyder was Muhammad Sarwar Shaheed.
Q.38 The first private airline in Pakistan is Hajvari.
Q.39 Pakistan’s Second largest city is Lahore.
Q.40 Abdur Rasheed was the first Chief Justice of Pakistan.
Q.41 Zafarullah khan was the first foreign minister of Pakistan.
Q.42 Keenjhar is the largest manmade lake in Pakistan.
Q.43 Manchar Lake is the biggest lake in Pakistan.
Q.44 The largest coal mine is in Quetta.
Q.45 The highest point of the Khyber Pass is Landhi Kotal.
Q.46 The largest airline is PIA.
Q.47 The largest airport is Quaid-e-Azam International Airport, Karachi.
Q.48 The largest canal is the Lloyd Barrage Canal.
Q.49 The largest dam is Terbela.
Q.50 The largest desert in Thar.
Q.51 The largest district in Khuzdar (Baluchistan).
Q.52 The largest industrial unit is Pak Steel Mill.
Q.53 The largest industry is Textile.
Q.54 The largest island is Manora (Karachi)
Q.55 The largest Jungle is Changa Manga (Kasur).
Q.56 The largest lake (artificial) is Keenjhar.
Q.57 The largest lake (natural) is Manchar.
Q.58 The largest library is Punjab Public Library, Lahore.
Q.59 The largest mine is the Salt Mines of Khewra.
Q.60 The largest motorway is Lahore-Islamabad.
Q.61 The largest museum is the National Museum,Karachi.
Q.62 The largest circulated Urdu newspaper is Jang, English is The News.
Q.63 The largest nuclear reactor is KANUPP, Karachi.
Q.64 The largest oil field is Dhurnal Oil Field.
Q.65 The largest park is Ayub National Park, Rawalpindi.
Q.66 Largest Radio Station in Islamabad.
Q.67 The largest university in Punjab University, Lahore.
Q.68 The longest coast is of Baluchistan (771 km)
Q.69 The largest railway platform is of Rohri.
Q.70 Longest railway track: Karachi to Landi Kotal.
Q.71 Longest road: Karachi to Peshawar.
Q.72 The first TV station in Pakistan started in Lahore.
Q.73 Pakistans first radio station was set up at Karachi
The motto of Pakistan
Q.1 The motto of Pakistan Army: Imaan, Taqwa or Jihad Fi-Sabilullah.
Q.2 Motto of Pakistan Navy: Himmat ka Alam, mojo pe qadam, Allah ka Karam.
Q.3 The motto of Pakistan Air Force: Sehra aust kh drya aust teh-o-bala-o-furma aust.
Q.4 The motto of Quaid-e-Azam: Unity, Faith, Discipline (Etihad, Iman, Nazm).
Q.5 The motto of Pakistan Rangers: Daim’s Sahir’n “Ever Ready”
Q.6 Nishan-e-Haider is the highest military gallantry award.
Q.7 First awarded 16 March 1957 � Indo-Pakistani War of 1947, Captain Muhammad Sarwar, Pakistan Army.
Q.8 Last awarded 15 July 1999? Kargil War, Havildar Lalak Jan, Pakistan Army
Q.9 Total Nishan e Haider awarded 10.
Only ten Nishan-e-Haider medals have been awarded since Pakistan’s independence on 14
Nine to members of the Pakistan Army and one to a member of the Pakistan Air Force.
List of Nishan-e-Haider recipients.
1) Raja Muhammad Sarwar Shaheed Captain Date of Martyrdom: 27 July 1948
2) Tufail Mohammad Shaheed Major Date of Martyrdom: 7 August 1958
3) Raja Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Major Date of Martyrdom: 10 September 1965
4) Rashid Minhas Shaheed Pilot Officer Date of Martyrdom: 20 August 1971
5) Rana Shabbir Sharif Shaheed Major Date of Martyrdom: 6 December 1971
6) Raja Muhammad Hussain Janjua Shaheed Sawar Date of Martyrdom: 10 December 1971
7) Muhammad Akram Shaheed Major Date of Martyrdom: 5 December 1971
8) Muhammad Mahfuz Shaheed Lance Naik Date of Martyrdom: 17 December 1971
9) Karnal Sher Khan Shaheed Captain Date of Martyrdom: 7 July 1999
10) Lalak Jan Shaheed Havildar Date of Martyrdom: 7 July 1999.
On 14 March 1949, the Defence Council of Azad Jammu and Kashmir adorned Naik Saif Ali Janjua
Shaheed with Hilal-e-Kashmir (posthumous) and on 30,November 1995, the Government of Pakistan
initiated the gazette notification to declare his Hilal-e-Kashmir equivalent to Nishan-e-Haider.
Pakistan Affairs: (General Knowledge about Pakistan)
Q.1 The first prime minister of Pakistan was Liaquat Ali Khan
Q.2 The First Governor-General of Pakistan was Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Q.3 The last Governor-General of Pakistan was Iskander Mirza
Q.4 The First Chief Of Army Staff was General Frank Messervy
Q.5 Muhammad Ayub Khan was the only Field Marshal in the history of Pakistan
Q.6 The First Chief Of Air Staff was Air Vice-Marshal Allan Perry-Keene
Q.7 The First Chief Of Naval Staff was Rear-Admiral James Wilfred Jefford
Q.8 The First CM of Punjab was Iftikhar Hussain Khan
Q.9 The First CM of Sindh was Ghulam Hussain Hidayat Ullah
Q.10 The First CM of Balochistan was Nawab Ataullah Mengal
Q.11 First CM of KPK was Abdul Qayyum Khan The Governor of Balochistan is Muhammad Khan
Q.1 World War I
Began: 28th July 1914
Ended: 11th November 1918
Q.2 World War II
Began: 1st September 1939
Ended: 2nd September 1945
Q.3 The first battle of Panipat began in 1526
Q.4 The second battle of Panipat began in 1556
Q.5 The third battle of Panipat began in 1761
Q.6 The height of Mount Everest is 8848 meter (Highest Mountain in the world)
Q.7 The height of K2 is 8611m (2nd Highest Mountain in the World)
Q.8 The height of Tirich Mir is 7708m (Highest Mountain of the Hindu Kush Range)
Q.9 Thailand is called the land of white elephants.
Q.10 River Nile is the largest river in the world, length 4258 miles or 6853 km.
Q.11 Amazon River is the 2nd largest river in the world, length 4000 miles or 6437 km
Q.12 The Yangtze is the 3rd largest river in the world and the longest river in Asia, length 3915 miles or
6300 km Flows in China.
Q.13 The tallest building in the world is Burj al khalifa.
➢ Muztag pass connects Gilgit-Yarkand (China).
➢ Khankum Pass connects Chitral-Wakhan (Afghanistan)
➢ The Shandur Pass connects Chitral and Gilgit.
➢ Khyber Pass connects Peshawar-Kabul
➢ Kulk pass connects Gilgit-China.
➢ Bolan Pass connects Queta-Afghanistan.
➢ Tochi Pass connects Pakistan-China.
➢ Length of Silk Rourte (Korakorum Route) is 965 km.
➢ Madhupur Head works is located on the river Ravi.Ferozpur Head works is located on river Sutluj.
➢ Pakistan bought Gwadar from King of maskat at the cost of 40 lakh pounds on 8th September 1958.
➢ Six barrages are constructed on the River Indus. Barrages on Indus are Toonsa, Jinnah, Sukkur, Gudo, Kotri & Ghulam Mohammad.
➢ Three deserts are located in Pakistan, which are namely; Thar (Sindh), Thal, Cholistan (Punjab).
➢ Hindu-kush range is also known as Little Pamirs.
➢ Sub-Himalya is also known as Siwaliks.
➢ The Sindh Sagar Doab is also known as Thal Desert.
➢ Takht-i-Suleman is the highest peak of Sulaiman Mountains.
➢ Hispar Glacies is located in Hunza.
➢ Katch and Gawadar are the districts of Makran Division.
➢ Pakistan can be divided into six natural regions.
➢ The coldest place in Pakistan is Sakardu and hottest place is Jacababad.
➢ Most of the Hosiery Industry is located in Karachi.
➢ The Heavy Mechanical complex was established with the help of China at Taxila.
➢ Kohat is the oldest cantonment of Pakistan.
➢ Sukkur barrage is the largest barrage of Pakistan completed in 1932.
➢ Baheshti Darwaza is located in Pakpattan.
➢ Hazrat Data Gunj Baksh came in Lahore in 1039 A.D. from the city of Ghazni.
➢ Sher Shah built G.T. Road and Rohtas fort. Imperial Highway is the old name of G.T. Road.
➢ Nanga Parbat is located in Himalaya Range. It is commonly known as Killer Mountain.
➢ Karakoram highway was completed in 1978. Karakoram was completed in the total period of 20 years.
➢ Karakoram is a Turkish word. Karakoram highway passes through khunjrab pass.
➢ Punial is said to be the place where ‘heaven and earth meet’.
➢ Siachin glacier is located near Astor.
➢ Hunza is called real Shangrilla.
➢ French Beach is located at Karachi.
➢ Ranikot Fort is the largest fort of Pakistan, which is located near Hyderabad.
➢ Meerani Dam is under construction near Turbat.
➢ Chashma barrage was built in 1971 on river Indus.
➢ Warsak dam was built in 1960 on river Kabul.
➢ Rawal dam was built in 1965 on river Kurang.
➢ Pakistan’s oldest archaeological site is situated near Larkana.
➢ Khewra is the main source of gypsum in Pakistan.
➢ Sainadak is famous for copper, silver and gold.
➢ Peshawar means ‘city of flowers’.
➢ Lahore Fort was built in 1560.
➢ Mahbub-ul-Haq Human Development Center is locates at Islamabad.
➢ Nasirabad region of Balochistan will be irrigated through Kachi cananl.
➢ Kharan district of the country having lowest population density.
➢ In violation of lndus Basin Treaty 1960, India has constructed Wullar barrage on River Jhelum.
➢ Water -flows of the river are diverted to Wuller Barrage through the construction of Kishanganga Dam.
➢ India is constructing Kishanganga Dam in Baramula.
➢ India has constructed “Baglihar Dam” in occupied Kashmir`s district of Doda.
➢ “AKHORI DAM” is located across Nandnakas near Akhori village about 28 KM east of Attock Punjab.
➢ Largest district of Punjab by area is Bahawalpur. Tropic of cancer crosses Pakistan.
➢ Pakistan has the second largest Muslim population in the world. About one fifth of the population lives below the international poverty line (US$1.25 per day).
➢ More than 60 languages are spoken in Pakistan. English is the official language of Pakistan and is used in government.
➢ 96% of the population is Muslims. Just over 1.5% is Christians.
➢ Pakistan has the sixth largest military force in the world.
➢ Pakistan has cold, dry winters and hot, wet summers.
➢ Despite once being called the world’s most dangerous country in a British magazine (The Economist), the tourism industry is growing in Pakistan.
➢ Muslim Bagh in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is famous for the mineral of Chromite.
➢ Hazara division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province comprises five districtd including abbottabad, Batagram, Kohistan, Mansehra and Haripur.
➢ Hindko language is prominent in Hazara division.
➢ Kallar Kahar situated in salt range near Chakwal.
➢ Wullar Lake is a source of Jhelum.
➢ Warsak dam was constructed in 1960.It is located on River Kabul.
➢ Hina Lake is situated near Quetta.
➢ Which cities of Iran and Pakistan are linked through railway line? Quetta-Zedan
➢ Which is the biggest earth filled dam of Pakistan? Tarbela
➢ Sui gas field is the biggest natural gas field in Pakistan. It is located near Sui in Balochistan. The gas field was discovered in the late 1952 and the commercial exploitation of the field began in 1955.Mari is the second biggest natural gas field of Pakistan
➢ Balloki Headworks was built on the river Ravi.
➢ Masjid Wazir Khan is located in Lahore and Masjid Muhbat Khan is located in Peshawar.
Oceans (From Largest to Smallest):
CONTINENTS (by size)
#1 Asia – (44,579,000 sq km)
#2 Africa – (30,065,000 sq km)
#3 North America – (24,256,000 sq km)
#4 South America – (17,819,000 sq km)
#5 Antarctica – (13,209,000 sq km)
#6 Europe – (9,938,000 sq km)
#7 Australia/Oceania – (7,687,000 sq km)
CONTINENTS (by population)
#1 Asia – (3,674,000,000)
#2 Africa – (778,000,000)
#3 Europe – (732,000,000)
#4 North America – (483,000,000)
#5 South America – (342,000,000)
#6 Australia/Oceania – (31,000,000)
#7 Antarctica – (0)
CONTINENTS (by the number of countries)
#1 Africa – (53)
#2 Europe – (46)
#3 Asia – (44)
#4 North America – (23)
#5 Oceania – (14)
#6 South America – (12)
Names of seven Asian Countries:
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, China, Iran, Malaysia
Names of seven African Countries:
Zimbabwe, Sudan, South Africa, Morocco, Egypt, Kenya, Libya
Names of seven European Countries:
United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Germany, France, Austria, Cyprus.
Names of seven South American Countries:
Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Brazil, Chile, Bolivia,Uruguay.
Names of seven North American Countries:
United States, Mexico, Jamaica, Cuba, Haiti,Canada, Panama.
Names of seven Oceania Countries:
Australia, New Zealand, Soloman Islands, Fiji,Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia
Top 5 largest deserts by area:
1) Antarctica 14,000,000km2
2) Sahara 9,000,000km2
3) Arabian Desert 2,330,000km2
4) Gobi Desert 1,000,000km2
5) Kalahari Desert 900,000km2
Capitals and Currencies of some important countries:
COUNTRY CAPITAL CURRENCY
Afghanistan Kabul Afghani
Argentina Buenos Aires Peso
Australia Canberra Australian Dollar
Austria Vienna Euro
Azerbaijan Baku Manat
Bangladesh Dhaka Taka
Bhutan Thimpu Ngultrum
Brazil Brasilia Real
Canada Ottawa Canadian Dollar
Chile Santiago Chilean Peso
China Beijing Yuan
Croatia Zagreb Kuna
Cyprus Nicosia Cyprus Pound
Denmark Copenhagen Krone
Egypt Cairo Egyptian Pound
Finland Helsinki Euro
France Paris Euro
Germany Berlin Euro
Greece Athens Euro
Haiti Port-Au-Prince Gourde
Hungary Budapest Forint
India New Delhi Indian Rupee
Iran Tehran Rial
Iraq Baghdad Iraqi Dinar
Indonesia Jakarta Rupiah
Israel Jerusalem Shekel
Italy Rome Euro
Jamaica Kingston Jamaican DOllar
Japan Tokyo Yen
Kenya Nairobi Kenya Shilling
North Korea Pyongyang Won
South Korea Seoul Won
Kuwait Kuwait City Kuwaiti Dinar
Lebanon Beirut Lebanese Pound
Libya Tripoli Libyan Dinar
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Ringgit
Malta Valletta Maltese Lira
Mexico Mexico City Mexican Peso
Myanmar (Burma) Rangoon;
Naypyidaw (administrative) Kyat
Morocco Rabat Dirham
Nepal Kathmandu Nepalese Rupee
Netherlands Amsterdam; The Hague
(seat of government) Euro
New Zealand Wellington New Zealand Dollar
Nigeria Abuja Naira
Norway Oslo Norwegian Krone
Oman Muscat Omani Rial
Pakistan Islamabad Pakistani Rupee
Philippines Manila Peso
Qatar Doha Qatari Rial
Russia Moscow Ruble
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Riyal
Singapore Singapore Singapore Dollar
South Africa Cape Town Rand
Sri Lanka Colombo Sri Lanka Rupee
Spain Madrid Euro
Syria Damascus Syrian Pound
Tajikistan Dushanbe Somoni
Thailand Bangkok Baht
Turkey Ankara Turkish Lira
Turkmenistan Ashgabat Manat
Ukraine Kyiv Hryvna
UAE Abu Dhabi U.A.E Dirham
UK London Pound Sterling
USA Washington D.C. Dollar
Yemen Sanaa Rial
ISLAMIAT GENERAL KNOWLEDGE.
Q.1 Hazrat Ali established Bait-ul-Maal.
Q.2 During Ghazwa Bani Nuzair wine was prohibited.
Q.3 Hazrat Ibrahim A.S had 13 Children
Q.4 The battle of Khandaq is also known as a battle of Ahzab.
Q.5 Conquest of Makkah took place on 20 Ramzan.
Q.6 The battle in which the prophet not participated is known as Saria.
Q.7 Hazrat Hamza was the first commander of Islamic Army.
Q.8 In Uhd battle Muslim women participated firstly.
Q.9 Battle of Mauta was the first non Arab War.
Q.10 The nisab by the gold standard is 3 ounces of gold (87.48 grams) or its cash equivalent.
Q.11 The nisab by the silver standard is 21 ounces of silver (612.36 grammes) or its equivalent.
Q.12 Which country is Peninsula? Answer: Saudi Arabia.
Q.13 The old name of Makkah was Bakkah.
Q.14 The old name of Medina was Yasrab.
Q.15 Hazrat Bilal R.A was the first slave to accept Islam
Q.16 Before Kabah, Prophet S.A.W.W used to pray towards Masjid Al-Aqsa.
Q.17 Wuzu k 4 faraiz hain
Q.18 Ghushal k 3 faraiz hain
Q.19 Israel was the laqab of Hazrat Yaqub
Q.20 Surah e Toba starts without Bismillah
Q.21 A Muslim male is coffined in 3 dressed sheets
Q.22 A Muslim female is coffined in 5 sheets
Q.23 Jehad became mandatory in 2AH
Q.24 Muzdalifa valley is called Masha�ar-ul-Haram
Q.25 Qur’an contains 114 Surah
Q.26 The Nisab of Zakat in gold is 7 � Tolas
Q.27 The Nisab of Zakat in Silver is 52 � Tolas
Q.28 The original name of Imam Bukhari is Muhammad Bin Ismail.
Q.29 Qurbani (Holy Slaughtering)is made during Hajj at Mina.
Q.30 Jami-i-Quran is taken for Hazrat Usman (RA)
Q.31 Pious-Caliphate lasted for about Thirty Years.
Q.32 Gathering on Arafat during Hajj is made on 9th Zil Hajjah.
Q.33 Qur’an contains 7 stages
Q.34 Hazrat Zaid bin Sabit (RA) was the writer of the first Wahi in Quraish.
Q.35 Kitab-ul-Assar is compiled by Imam Abu Hanifah (RA).
Q.36 Asadullah was the laqab of Hazrat Ali (RA).
Q.37 Hazrat Ismail (AS) father’s name was Hazrat Ibrahim (AS).
Q.38 Hazrat Ismail (AS) mother’s name was Bibi Hagar.
Q.39 Fateh Makkah was on 20 Ramadan, 8 Hijri.
Q.4070 Hafiz e Quran was shaheed in Jung-e-Yamama.
Q.41 Imam Shafi took the office of “Religious Judgment” in the age of 15 years.
Q.42 Hazrat Shima (RA) was the foster sister of Hazrat Muhammad (S.A.W.W).
Q.43 What is the number of Ramzan in the Islamic Calendar?
Q.44 Hazrat Abu Hurairah (RA) compiled the first work of Hadith “Sahifa-e-Sadiqa.”
Q.45 Hazrat Umar (R.A) advised Abu Bakr (R.A) to compile the Qur’an.
Q.46 The Prophet (S.A.W.W) made Hazrat Muaaz bin Jabal the Governor of Yemen.
Q.47 Who are the �Sahibain�? Answer: Abu Yusuf and Imam Shaibani
Q.48 Hajj is not completed unless you go to Arafat
Q.49 Kitab-al-Umm� is written by Imam Shaf
Q.50 The foundation of Bait Ul-Hikmah was laid down during the Abbasid Period
Q.51 First Mujadid was Hazrat Umar bin Abdul Aziz.
Q.52 Second Mujahid was Hazrat Ahmad Sirhindi
Q.53 Sahifa Hammam bin Munabih was found by Dr. Hamidullah
Q.54 In which Surat of Quran there is mention of Zulqarnain?
Q.55 Sahib Us-Ser is the nickname of Hazrat Huzaifa (R.A)
Q.56 Masjide Khief is located in Minna.
Q.57 Ghaseel ul Malaika is the title of Hazrat Hanzala (R.A).
Q.58 Hazrat Abdullah bin Ariqat (R.A) was appointed as Usher for Hijrat-e-Madinah.
Q.59 The Law of inheritance was revealed in 4 A.H.
Q.60 Hazrat Khalid bin Waleed (R.A) was the last Commander in Chief for Ghazwa-e-Mautah.
Q.61 Imam Dar ul Hijrat is the title of Imam Malik.
Q.62 The word Muhammad (SAW) as a name has been mentioned in the Quran only 4 times.
Q.63 Khateeb �ul-Anbia as a title of Hazrat Shoaib (AS).
Q.64 Hazrat Umer (RA) appointed Hazrat Abdullah bin Masud (R.A) as custodian of Bait-ul-Mal.
Q.65 The effective Zakat System can ensure the elimination of Poverty.
Q.66 Masjid Zu Qiblatain is situated in Madina
Q.67 Abdur Rehman bin Khaldun was a Historian, justice, philosopher as well as Politician
Q.68 Which Surah of the Quran has Bismillah twice?
Answer: Al Namal
Q.69 Had -e- Qazaf (False Accusation) is 80 Lashes.
Q.70 Ada Bin Hatam Thai embraced Islam in 9 Hijri.
Q.71 Wealth obtained from a mine is liable to Khumus.
Q.72 Sadaq-e-Eid-ul-Fitr has been proclaimed in the year 2 Hijri.
Q.73 The seal affixed on important letters by the prophet (SAW) was in the Custody of Hazrat Khuzaifa
Q.74 Ameen �ul-Umat is the title of Hazrat Abu-ubaida bin Al jarrah (RA).
Q.75 River Nile was declared as Sayed-ul-Anhar by Hazrat Umer (R.A).
Q.75 Umm-ul-Masakeen was a title given to Hazrat Zainab Bint e Khuzima (RA)
Q.76 Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) gave the key of Bait Ullah permanently to Hazrat Usman bin Talha
Q.77 Batha Valley is situated in Makkah.
Q.78 The longest Surah of the Qur’an is Surah al Baqarah
Q.79 Al-Maeen is a Surah in which there are 100 or more ayahs.
Q.80 “Arbaeen” is the book of Hadith in which there are 40 Ahadith
Q.81 Fatwa Qazi Khan is an authentic Fatwa of Fiqh Hanafi
Q.82 “FIDK” garden was bestowed to the Holy Prophet as Fay
Q.83 The tile given to the pioneers of Islam was Assabiqoon al Awwalun
Q.84 The Master of Hazrat Bilal (MABPH) during embracing Islam was Ummayia bin Khalaf
Q.85 Splitting of the moon occurred in Mina.
Q.86 The Prophet’s stamp comprises of these words:
Q.87 The heads of Zakat are Eight (8)
Q.88 MAUWAZATAIN means two specific Surahs of Quran.
Q.89 The Religious of the majority of the Arabs before Islam was Idolatrous.
Q.90 Name of the son of Hazrat Yaqoob (A.S) whose off-springs are the Jews?
Q.91 What was the total number of idols that were fixed around the Kaaba?
Q.92 Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) was born about three thousand years, after Hazrat Ibrahim
Q.93 Hazrat Umer (R.A) embraced Islam in 616 A.D.
Q.94 Zou-Shadatian is the title of Hazrat Khuzaima bin Sabit (R.A).
Q.95 Palestine is known as the �Land of Prophets�
Q.96 Recitation of 1st kalima is called Tahleel
Q.97 9th Zil-Hajj is also called Waquf-e-Arafat.
Q.98 Hazrat Umer bin Abdul Aziz (R.A) was the first man who issued regular order to collect and
Q.99 Hazrat Khalid-bin-Waleed (R.A) belonged to Banu Makhzoom tribe
Q.100 Khalid Bin Waleed was given the title of Saifullah meaning “Sword of Allah”
Q.101 Ziyad ibn al-Sakan R.A died in the feet of Holy Prophet PBUH.
Q.102 What is Sahihain? Answer: Sahih Bukhari and Sahi Muslim
Q.104 Jung e Yamama was between the forces of Hazrat Abu Bakr RA and Musaylimah (Self-proclaimed prophet)
Q.105 Tayammum means dry ablution (wuzu) using sand or dust.
Q.106 Makkah was conquered in Ramadan, 8 A.H
Q.107 Hazrat Bilal Ibn Raba was the first Muezzin of Islam
Q.108 Hazrat Usman Ghani R.A is called Jame-ul-Qur’an
Q.109 Other names of Qur’an are Al Furqaan, Al Kitaab, Al Zikr, Al Noor, and Al Huda.
Q.110 Istalam is kissing of Hajr Aswad.
Q.111 Islam has 2 major sects.
Q.112 There are 5 fundamentals of Islam.
Q.113 2 types of faith.
Q.114 5 Articles of faith.
Q.115 Tehlil means the recitation of Kalima.
Q.116 Deen-e-Hanif is an old name of Islam.
Q.117 The first institution of Islam is Suffah.
Q.118 Haq Mahar in Islam is fixed only 400 misqal.
Q.119 Ijma means ageing upon any subject.
Q.120 Qiyas means reasoning by analogy.
Q.121 There are four schools of thought of Islamic Law.
Q.122 Janatul Baki is situated in Madina.
Q.123 Masjid-e-Hanif is located in Mina.
Q.124 JANAT UL MOALA is a graveyard in MECCA.
Q.125 Qazaf: false accusation of adultery punishable with 80 lashes.
Q.126 Lyla-tul-Barrah means the Night of Forgiveness.
Q.127 Karam-un-Katibin means Illustrious writers.
Q.128 The oldest mosque on earth is Kaabatullah.
Q.129 1st Kalima=Tayyab,
Q.130 Qiblah means anything in front.
Q.131 Saabi is one who changes his religion.
Q.132 Sidrat-ul-Mantaha means the last tree of the Eternity.
Q.133 Jaabi is one who collects Zakat.
Q.134 The first collection of Ahadith is Sahifah-e-Saadi QA.
Q.135 Saying of Prophet are called Wahi Ghair Matlloo.
Q.136 In iman-e-Mufassal essential beliefs are 7 in number.
Q.137 The most exalted angels are four.
Q.138 The greatest angel as per Islam is Jibra�eel.
Q.139 Each human being is attended to permanently by two angels.
Q.140 Barzakh: time period between death and Day of Judgment.
Q.141 Another name of surah Ali-Isra is bani Israel.
The total number of wives of Holy Prophet S.A.W was 12.
Names of Umhat ul Momeneen (R.A):
Hazrat Khadija R.A
Hazrat Sauda R.A
Hazrat Ayesha R.A
Hazrat Hafsa R.A
Hazrat Zainab Binte Khazeema R.A
Hazrat Salmah R.A
Hazrat Zainab Binte Hajash R.A
Hazrat Umeh Habiba R.A
Hazrat Safiya R.A
Hazrat Memona R.A
Hazrat Maria Kibtiah R.A
Hazrat Javeriah R.A
Injil or Bible on Hazrat Isa (A.S)
Zabur on Hazrat Dawood (A.S)
Torah or Torat on Hazrat Musa (A.S)
Qur’an on Hazrat Muhammad S.A.W.W
Jung e Badar:
Leader of Kufar: Abu Jihad
Date: 2 Hijri on 17th Ramadan
Total Number of Muslims: 313 (246 Ansar and 77
Total Number of Kuffar: 1000
Deaths of Kuffar: 70 died and 70 were made
Martyrs of Muslims: 14 (6 Ansar and 8 Muhajir)
Battle Badar Ghazwa is named Furqan.
Abu Jahal was killed in the Battle of Badr by Maaz
The first person to be martyred in the Battle of
Badr was the freed slave of Hazrat Umar :
Hazrat Abbas was made a prisoner of war in Badr.
Hazrat Ruqia died on the day of the victory of
battle of Badr she was the wife of Usman.
Jung e Uhad:
Date: 3 Hijri on 5th Shawwal
Total Number of Muslims: 1000
Total Number of Kuffar: 3000
Number of Muslim martyrs in the battle of Uhad:
Uhad Quraish were laid by Abu Sufwan
� First Ghazwa is Widdan or Abwa in 1 A.H
� 624 Battle of Badr.2hij
� 625 Battle of Uhad. 3hij
� 626 Battle of Rajih.4hij
� 627 Battle of Khandaq (Ahzab).5hij
� 628, Treaty of Hudaibiya, Hazrat Khalid bin
Walid Accepted Islam, Conquest of Khyber.6hij
� 629, Battle of Mutah, Preaching of Islam to
� 630, Battle of Hunain, Conquest of
� 631, Battle of Tabuk. 9hij
� 632, Hajjat-ul-Wida.10hij
� 680, Tragedy of Kaballah.61hij
Names of Kutub al-Sittah or Sihah al-Sittah:
Sunan Abu Dawood
Sunan ibn Maja
Ashra Mubashra are those Companions of
Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (P.B.U.H),
who were given Good News in their life that they
will be awarded, Heaven.
Name of Ashra Mubashra are
1. Hazrat Abu Bakar (R.A)
2. Hazrat Umer Farooq (R.A)
3. Hazrat Usman (R.A)
4. Hazrat Ali (R.A)
5. Hazrat Talha (R.A)
6. Hazrat Zubair ibn-e-Awam (R.A)
7. Hazrat Abu Obaida ibn-al-Jarah (R.A)
8. Hazrat Abdul Rehman ibn-e-Auf (R.A)
9. Hazrat Saad ibn-e-Abi Waqas (R.A)
10. Hazrat Saeed ibn-e-Zaid (R.A)
Kalma, Namaz (Salat), Roza (Sawm), Zakat, Hajj
Holy Prophet Muhammad S.A.W.W had 3 sons
and 4 daughters
Names of sons:
Hazrat Al-Qasim (mother Hazrat Khadija R.A)
Hazrat Abdullah (mother Hazrat Khadija R.A)
Hazrat Ibrahim (mother Hazrat Maria R.A)
All three sons died in their childhood.
Hazrat Qasim and Hazrat Abdullah are buried in
Jannat ul Moalla, Mecca whereas Hazrat Ibrahim rests in peace at Jannat ul Baki, Madina tul Munawarah.
Names of daughters:
Hazrat Zainab R.A was his eldest daughter
Hazrat Ruqayah R.A
Hazrat Umme Kalsoom R.A
Hazrat Fatima R.A