Objective Type Questions with Answers



Q 1. Fill in the blanks to make an appropriate statement.

  1. ________ Percent of our national wealth comes from the agriculture sector.
  2. _______ Percent of Pakistan’s population lives in rural areas.
  3. At the time of Partition, only _________ factories came to Pakistan’s share.
  4. The First Five Year Plan was started in the year ____________.
  5. The Eighth Five Year Plan started in the year _________.


No.      Answer No.              Answer
1. 32 percent 2. 72%
3. 34 4. 1955
5. 1993  




Q2. Fill in the blanks by

  1. Our country earns ________ to _________ percent share of her foreign exchange from agricultural exports.

(20-30, 50-60, 70-80)

  1. At the time of Partition, Pakistan’s population was _______ percent of India’s total population.

(50, 20, 25)

  1. The backwardness of the ___________ sector is the paramount cause of the overall backwardness of our economy.

(Agriculture, health, transport)

  1. During the Second Five Year Plan our national income increased at the rate of __________ percent against the stipulated target of ________ percent.

(48, 38, 24)

  1. Indo-Pak war was fought in the year _____________.

(1992, 1975, 1965)


No.     Answer No.     Answer
1. 70-80 2. 20
3. Agriculture 4. 24-28
5. 1965







Q3. Indicate whether the statement is TRUE or FALSE; put a circle around the correct answer.

  1. About 30 percent of our rural population is semi-employed.


  1. Literacy rate in rural areas is about fifty percent of the urban areas.


  1. We are a society of consumers


  1. Twenty-four percent increases in the national income were recorded during the Second Five Year Plan.


  1. Fifth Five Year Plan had to be given up due to the East Pakistan tragedy.



No. Answer No. Answer No. Answer No. Answer




Q4. Put the right parts together.

No.       Column A        Column B
1. Purchase of goods and services. Resources
2. Primitive agriculture practices Computer
3. E-commerce Commerce
4. Information Technology Lesser agriculture produces
5. Factors helpful for human development Internet



No.     Column A                 Column B
1. Purchase of good and services Commerce
2. Primitive agriculture practices Lesser agriculture produces
3. E-commerce Internet
4. Information Technology Computer
5. Factors helpful for human development resources