World GK

‘Oxus’ River is flowing between:

A) Iran and Iraq

B) Afghanistan and Tajikistan

C) Jordan and Israel

D) Russia and Turkey

SAARC Human Resource Development Centre is located at:

A) New Delhi

B) Colombo

C) Islamabad

D) Dhaka

In July 1986, a model child welfare centre was established in a village “Hummak” near the city of:

A) Lahore

B) Multan

C) Faisalabad

D) Islamabad

The World’s largest desert in area is:

A) Sahara

B) Arabia

C) Gobi

D) Mogave

“Dead Sea” is lying between

A) Iraq and Sudan

B) Israel and Jordan

C) Russia and Japan

D) Greece and Turkey

Identify the Largest Sea?

A) South China Sea

B) Caribbean Sea

C) Arabian Sea

D) Sea of Marmara

Which country has the greatest number of volcanoes in the world?

A) Japan

B) Indonesia

C) Philippines

D) Cameroon

The length of Karakoram Highway (KKH) in Pakistan is:

A) 650 km

B) 785 km

C) 805 km

D) 1200 km

Which of the Sea is located in Central Asia?

A) Red Sea

B) Baltic Sea

C) Aral Sea

D) None of the above

Which Country’s land is below the sea level?

A) New Zealand

B) Japan

C) Ireland

D) Netherlands

On which river Gudu, Sukkur and Kotri barrages are situated?

A) Chanab

B) Ravi

C) Indus

D) Sutlej

Which of the following country consists of 1300 Islands?

A) Malaysia

B) Greenland

C) Indonesia

D) Philippines

What is ‘Subway’?

A) Underground passage

B) A road or path raised above ground level

C) Short passage to any place

D) None of the above

What is ‘Cathy Pacific’?

A) Airline

B) Newspaper

C) News Agency

D) Island

The main cause of earthquakes is :

A) Sudden Cooling and Contraction of the earth’s Surface

B) Coming into activity of some dormant volcanoes

C) Due to internal heat, sometimes water changes into
steam and expands

D) All of the above

Which of the following countries are land locked?

A) Ugauda, Austria, Hungry, Laos

B) Albania, Brazil, Greece, Kenya

C) Sudan, Sweden, Cuba, Senegal

D) Tanzania, Mozambique, Somalia, Portugal

The World’s largest Island is :

A) Greenland

B) Sumatra

C) New Guinea

D) Madagascar

The Soan and the Haro are the two rivers of

A) Balochistan Plateau

B) Potohar Plateau

C) Northern areas

D) Azad Kashmir

Punjab’s size in the total land mass of Pakistan is

A) 20.7%

B) 25.8%

C) 29.7%

D) 37.7%

The “Shandur Pass” at the Height of 12,205 feet connects:

A) Chitral and Gilgit

B) Chitral and Bannu

C) Mardan and Malkand

D) Gilgit and Kashgars

The area lying between river Beas and the Ravi is called:

A) Chaj Doab

B) Rachna Doab

C) Bari Doab

D) Saharwal Doab