FPSC - Ministry of Defence 2010 Past Paper

71) Kin is most similar to:
(A) Extilt
(B) Twist
(C) Friend
(D) Relative
(E) Kind

72) Assure is most opposite to:
(A) alarm
(B) reassure
(C) quiet
(D) unsure
(E) decide

73) I tried to _________ him to accept my suggestions but I failed
(A) persuade
(B) pursuit
(C) suede
(D) peruse

74) When Sindh by annexed by the British what message was sent by Charled Napier to headquarters?
(A) The die is cast
(B) Peccavi
(C) Do or Die
(D) In hoc signo vinces
(E) The eagle has landed

75) Normally he is very ________ in his behavior, but on that occasion he behaved very aggressively:
(A) Rude
(B) Obedient
(C) Docile
(D) Intolerant
(E) Immature

76) I have been awake ________ 4 o'clock.
(A) For
(B) Since
(C) Till
(D) Until
(E) By

77) ________ to your error the ________ consignment has been delayed by a week.
(A) According, important
(B) Duly, Urgent
(C) Owing, Entire
(D) Added, Crucial
(E) Admitting, Special

78) There are 16 teams in a soccer tournament.If everyone plays against everyone exactly once, how many games are there going to be?
(A) 119
(B) 120
(C) 128
(D) 135
(E) 256

79) Which companion of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) suggested digging a ditch (khandaq) around Medina to keep Quraysh army at bay?
(A) Hazrat Abu Salyman
(B) Hazrat Umar Farooq
(C) Hazrat Salman Farsi
(D) Hazrat Awais Qarni
(E) None of the above

80) Negotiators related to the demarcatment of the Caspian Sea have been going on among the following littoral states bordering the Caspian
(A) Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Iran and Turkmenistan
(B) Azerbaijan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Turkey
(C) Azerbaijan, Russia, China, Turkmenistan and Greece
(D) Azerbaijan, Russia, Pakistan, Turkmenistan and Pakistan