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General Knowledge about Pakistan
Important General Knowledge Questions
1. Total District in Pak? 136
2. Total District in Punjab? 36
3. Total District in KP ? 26
4. Oldest Cantonment of Pakistan? Kohat
5. India Construct Wuller Barrage on which river? Jhelum
6. Commander in Chief who was also defence minister in civil Govt? Ayub
7. Who was 2nd Martial Law Administrator? Yahya Khan
8. Smallest Division of KP? Bannu
9. Jinnah Of Pakistan was written by? Stanley Wolpert
10. Shalimar Garden was built by Shah Jehan.
11. Tomb of Iqbal located in? Near Badshahi Masjid
12. Gadani Beach is located in which province? Baluchistan
13. Does Karakoram Highway connect Pak with? China
14. Smallest state by area? Malta
15. Plant exhale at night time which gas? CO2
16. distance from north and south equator is called? Latitude
17. Eastern Meditation Island cypress divided between which two countries? Greece and Turkey
18. Reuters is the news agency of? UK
19. WWW stand? World wide web
20. Most urbanized province of Pakistan? Sindh
21. Black Gold is the name of? Oil
22. the coldest area of the world? Siberia
23. Capital of Azad Jammu Kashmir? Muzaffarabad
24. Pakistan won the world cup in? 1992
25. which are of Pakistan is sandwich between China and Indian occupied Kashmir? Baltistan
26. in 1945-46 which war was fought? First Anglo Sikh war
27. Bristol is the seaport of? Uk
28. 1999 UN peacekeeping mission to which country? Kosovo
29. The oldest barrage of Pakistan? Sukkur
30. Gulf war participate by which countries? Iraq
31. from the moon which structures on the land visible? The great wall of China
32. country shortest coastline? Monaco
33. The country biggest irrigation system of the world? Pakistan
34. largest planet of the solar system? Jupiter
35. City of canals? Venice
36. China situated in which part of Asia? East Asia
37. Sweden currency? Krona
38. Cedi is the currency? Ghana
39. Romania Currency? Lei
40. The first cabinet of Pakistan established? 15 August 1947
41. M Ghaznavi Destroyed? Somnath Temple
42. Tipu Sultan died in 4 Mysore war.
43. Which country has the least population growth?
44. Lome is the capital of Togo
45. “Pakistan, the heart of Asia” is a book written by Liaquat Ali Khan in 1950.
46. Founder of the Mughal Empire?
Current Pakistani Administration:
President…………………………….Dr Arif Alvi
Prime Minister……………………..Imran Khan
Chief of Army Staff………..Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa
Chief of Naval Staff…. …………….Admiral Zafar Abbasi
Air Chief Marshal……. ……………Mujahid Anwar
Chairman Senate……. …………….Sadiq Sanjrani
Leader of Opposition (NA)……… Shahbaz Shareef
Leader of Opposition (Senate)….. Raja Zafar ul Haq
Governor State Bank…………….. Raza Baqar
Attorney General of Pak…………. Mr Khalil Javed
President AJ & K…………………. Sardar Masood Khan
Prime Minister AJ & K …………….Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan
Chairman PCB…………………….. Ehsan Mani
Chairman WAPDA………………… Lieutenant General Muzammil Hussain
Chairman NAB……………………. Javid Iqbal
Deputy Chairman Senate………. Saleem Mandi Wala
DG ISI……………………………….. General Faiz Hameed
DG Ispr………. Maj Gen Zaheer Babar
UN Representative………………..Munir A Malik
SSP CID Police…………………….. Syed Muhammad Ali Raza
Leader of House In Senate……… Shahzad Waseem
Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee… Gen. Nadeem Raza—————————————————————————–
Geography of Pakistan:
Border Length: 595km
Border Length: 2912km (Radcliffe Line)
Border Length: 909km
Border Length(deorind line): 2250km
South: Arabian Sea
. Pakistan won the cricket world cup in 1992
. Pakistan won Olympic gold medal in Hockey for
the first time in 1964
. The tomb of Mughal Emperor Jahangir is in
. The national flower of Pakistan is Jasmine
. Which military alliance had Pakistan as its member? Answer: SEATO
. The national animal of Pakistan Markhor
. The national bird of Pakistan is Chakor
. Baluchistan is 43% of total Pakistan
. The second-largest city of Pakistan is Lahore
. Pakistan’s Official map was drawn by Mian
Mahmood Alam Suhrawardy (1920-1999)
. The national tree of Pakistan is Deodar
. Cripps mission was an attempt in late March
1942 by Sir Stafford Cripps
. Sui is famous for natural gas
. Muztag pass connects Gilgit-Yarkand (China).
. Khanum Pass connects Chitral-Wakhan
. The Shandur Pass connects Chitral and Gilgit.
. Khyber Pass connects Peshawar-Kabul
. Kulk pass connects Gilgit-China.
. Bolan pass connects Quetta-Afghanistan.
. Tochi pass connects Pak:-China.
. Length of Silk Route (Korakorum Route) is 965
. Length of Durand Line is 2250km
. Afghanistan’s Wakhan District is a narrow strip of land that juts eastwards 350km
between Tajikistan and Pakistan to touch the
Pakistan Study Question and Answers:
. Nehru Report date: August 1928
. Wavell Plan (Simla Conference): 1945
. Geneva Pact was signed on 14th April 1988.
. Simla Pact was signed on 3rd July 1972.
. The Scientific Society established at Ghazipur
on 9th January 1864 and later shifted to
Aligarh when Sir Syed was transferred to Aligarh.
. Lucknow Pact: December 1916
. Lahore Resolution was presented by Maulvi
A.K. Fazlul Huq in 1940
. Sui gas field was discovered in late 1952
. Congress was founded upon the authority of
British civil servant Allan Octavian Hume
. Partition was Bengal was in 1905
. Indus Waters Treaty was signed in Karachi on
September 19, 1960
. All Pakistan Muslim League was formed on
December 30th, 1906 in Dhaka
. The headquarters of the All India Muslim
League was established in Lucknow,
and Sir Aga Khan was elected as its first
. Qaumi Tarana was written by Hafeez
Jullundhri in 1952 and was composed by Ahmad
G. Chagla in 1949.
It was officially adopted as Pakistan’s national
anthem in August 1954.
. The Radcliffe Line was published on 17 August
. In 1945 who is the viceroy of India?
. By the Government of India Act 1935, Sindh
was separated from Bombay
. Power of 1962 ain? Answer: President
. Indus River is the largest river in Pakistan (3200
General Knowledge about Pakistan
. Abdul Qadeer Khan is the creator of Atom
The bomb of Pakistan. who acts as president in the absence of president? Answer: The Chairman Of Senate
. Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was born
on December 25, 1876, in Karachi and died on
11th September 1948 (Aged 71) buried in
. Allama Iqbal was born on 9 November 1877 in
Sialkot and died on 21 April 1938 (aged 60)
buried in Lahore
. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was born on 17th October
1817 in Delhi and died on 27 March 1898 (aged
80) buried in Aligarh
. 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
. Fatima Jinnah was born on 30 July 1893 in
Karachi and died on 9 July 1967 (aged 73) buried
. Sialkot is famous for sports goods
. Karachi is known as the city of lights
. Lahore is known as the city of gardens
. Karachi is the biggest city of Pakistan
. Faisal Mosque is in Islamabad
. The resort town of Ziarat is famous for its forests of which type of tree? Answer: Juniper
. “Qissa Khawani Bazaar” is located in Peshawar
. Wazirabad is internationally famous for its fine
quality cutlery products
. Quetta is known as the fruit basket of Pakistan
. Hyderabad is known as the city of perfumes
. Pakistan is located in tropic zone of South
. Tirch Mir is the highest peak of the Hindukush
. Height of K2 is 8611 m
. Height of Nanga Parbat is 8126 m
. Takht-e-Sulaiman is the height peak of
. Jaccobabad is the hottest place in Pakistan
. Ziarat is the coldest place in Pakistan
. Pakistan comes at 34th number in the world with
respect to the area
. 205,444 is the total area of Punjab province in
. 140914 is the total area of Sindh in sq. km
. 347192 is the total area of Balochistan in sq. km
. 700 km is the total length of the coastline of
. Balochistan has the longest coastline among all
provinces of Pakistan
. The total length of the coastline of Sindh is 200 miles
. Karachi is the largest seaport of Pakistan
. Khojab is the longest tunnel in Pakistan
. Jhelum is the origin of Lower Bari Doab canal
, Chenab is the origin of Upper Bari Doat canal
. 4 rivers flow in Sindh
. 8 rivers flow in KPK
. 12 rivers flow in Balochistan
. River Bolan flows in Balochistan
. Hub river flows in Sindh
. Tarbela Dam is built on river Indus
. Mangla Dam is built on river Jhelum
. Area of the highest rainfall in Murree
. Area of highest snowfall is Skardu
. The total height of Tarbela Dam is 500 ft
. The total length of Terbela Dam is 6000 ft
. Origin of Jinnah Baraj is Sindh and it is located
. Thar is the largest desert of Pakistan
. Sindh Sagar is between the rivers of Indus and
. Ganji Bar is located between Ravi and Sutlej
. Chaj Doab is between the rivers Chenab and
. Rachna Doab is located between Ravi and
. 8 Barrages are made on Indus River
Pakistan opened its first embassy in Iran.
Egypt was first to open its embassy in Pakistan. (chk)
- � First Governor of State Bank was Zahid
- � First Lady Governor Rana Liaquat Ali (Sindh)
� First Lady federal minister Vikarun Nisa Noor
� First State to join Pakistan was Bahawul Pur,
� First Captain of cricket team Abdul Hafeez
� First Century Nazar Mohammed against India in
1954 in Lucknow.
� First Woman University is located in
� First PM of Azad Kashmir=Abdul Hamid Khan.
� First President of AJK=Sardar Ibrahim Khan.
� First chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff
The committee was General Mohd Sharif.
� The first chief of Staff of Armed forces was
General Tikka Khan.
� First Daily Newspaper is Amroz 1947.
� First Lady pilot was Shukriya Khanum.
� First Museum of Pak established in Karachi in
- � First Bank was United Bank (7th August,
� First Chief Election Commissioner of Pak: Mr.
Khan F.M.Khan (25th March 1956)
� First Muslim Commander in Chief of Pak was
� First Radio Station established was of
� First T.V station was set up at Lahore on Nov
� First lady Lady Major General in Pak was Dr.
� First private TV Channel STN launched in
� First Chairman Senate was Habibullah Khan.
� The first constructed barrage of Pak is Sukkur
� First Secretary-General of Pak was Ch Mohd
� Agro museum is at Lailpur.
� Badshahi mosque built in 1670 A.D.
� Designation of GG changed into President on
23rd March 1956.
- The Largest and Smallest in Pakistan: (General Knowledge about Pakistan)
- � Largest Hockey stadium is National Hockey
� Largest railway tunnel is Khojak.
� Smallest dam of Pak Warsak dam.
� Largest fort of Pak �Rani Kot�.
� Lahore Museum is the biggest in Pak
� The largest Railway station is Lahore.
� Highest Pass is Muztag Pass which connects
Gilgit to Xinkiyang.
� The largest canal is Lloyd Barrage Canal or
Sukkur Barrage or Lance Down Pull built-in 1936.
� The shortest river is Ravi.
� The smallest division is Karachi.
� The largest division is Kalat.
� The largest division of Sindh is Therparkar.
� Habib Bank Plaza Karachi has 23 stories (345
� Minar-e-Pak is 196 ft, 8 inches high.
� Pakistan is the 34th largest country in the world,
� The smallest civil award is Tamg-e-Khidmat.
� The first census of Indo-Pak 1881.
� The highest dam is Mangla dam.
� Longest tenure as Governor-General was
� Longest tenure as President was Ayub Khan.
� The longest period of rule was of Zia.
� Longest tenure as PM was of Liaquat Ali
� Shortest tenure as PM of Ayub Khan (3 days)
then Shujaat Hussain (47 days).
� Shortest tenure as President is of Bhutto.
� Shortest tenure as Governor-General is of
� Longest tenure as Governor-General is of
� The largest library is the Quaid-e-Azam library.
� Largest University is in Punjab University
� The oldest university is in Punjab University
� The only non-military shaheed to receive
Nishan-e-Haider was Subaidar Lalik Jan he
belonged to NLI.
� The highest peak is K2 (Goodwin Austin 5,611
� 2nd largest glacier of Pak is Batura.
� Largest Island of Pak is Manora.
� Smallest city is Jhelum.
� First Medical College was Nishtar Medical
� The largest mountain range is the Karakoram.
� First to receive Nishan-e-Hyder was Mohd
� First private airline of Pakistan is Hajvari.
� Pakistan Second largest city is Lahore.
� Abdur Rasheed was the first Chief Justice of Pakistan.
� Zafarullah khan was the first foreign minister of Pakistan.
� Keenjhar is the largest manmade lake in
� Manchar Lake is the biggest lake in Pakistan.
� The largest coal mine is in Quetta.
� The highest point of the Khyber Pass is
� The largest airline is PIA.
� The largest airport is Quaid-e-Azam International
� The largest canal is the Lloyd Barrage Canal.
� The largest dam is Terbela.
� The largest desert in Thar.
� The largest district in Khuzdar (Baluchistan).
� The largest industrial unit is Pak Steel Mill.
� The largest industry is Textile.
� The largest island is Manora (Karachi)
� Largest Jungle is Changa Manga (Kasur).
� Largest lake (artificial) is Keenjhar.
� Largest lake (natural) is Manchar.
� The largest library is Punjab Public Library, Lahore.
� Largest mine is Salt Mines of Khewra.
� The largest motorway is Lahore-Islamabad.
� The largest museum is the National Museum,
� Largest circulated Urdu newspaper is Jang,
English is The News.
� A largest nuclear reactor is KANUPP, Karachi.
� The largest oil field is Dhurnal Oil Field.
� The largest park is Ayub National Park,
� Largest Radio Station in Islamabad.
� The largest university in Punjab University,
� Longest coast is of Baluchistan (771 km)
� The largest railway platform is of Rohri.
� Longest railway track: Karachi to Landi Kotal.
� Longest road: Karachi to Peshawar.
� A first TV station in Pakistan started at Lahore.
� Pakistan�s first radio station was set up at
- The motto of Pakistan
- . The motto of Pakistan Army: Imaan, Taqwa or Jihad
. Motto of Pakistan Navy: Himmat ka Alam, mojo
pe qadam, Allah ka Karam
. The motto of Pakistan Air Force: Sehra aust kh drya
aust teh-o-bala-o-furma aust
. The motto of Quaid-e-Azam: Unity, Faith, Discipline
(Etihad, Iman, Nazm)
. The motto of Pakistan Rangers: Daim’s Sahir’n
Nishan-e-Haider is the highest military gallantry
Established 16 March 1957 (applied
retrospectively from 14 August 1947)
First awarded 16 March 1957 � Indo-Pakistani
War of 1947, Captain Muhammad Sarwar,
Last awarded 15 July 1999? Kargil War,
Havildar Lalak Jan, Pakistan Army
Total 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
with Hilal-e-Kashmir (posthumous) and on 30
November 1995, the Government of Pakistan
gazette notification to declare his Hilal-e-Kashmir
equivalent to Nishan-e-Haider.
Pakistan Affairs: (General Knowledge about Pakistan)
- . The first prime minister of Pakistan was Liaquat Ali
. First Governor-General of Pakistan was
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
. Last Governor-General of Pakistan was
. First Chief Of Army Staff was General Frank
- . Muhammad Ayub Khan was the only Field
Marshal in the history of Pakistan
. First Chief Of Air Staff was Air Vice-Marshal
- . First Chief Of Naval Staff was Rear-Admiral
James Wilfred Jefford
First CM of Punjab was Iftikhar Hussain Khan
First CM of Sindh was Ghulam Hussain Hidayat
First CM of Balochistan was Nawab Ataullah
- First CM of KPK was Abdul Qayyum Khan
Governor of Balochistan is Muhammad Khan
Governor of Sindh is Ishrat-ul-ibad
Governor of KPK is Mehtab Ahmed Khan Abbasi
Governor of Punjab is Malik Muhammad Rafique
- GENERAL KNOWLEDGE:
- World War I
Began: 28th July 1914
Ended: 11th November 1918
World War II
Began: 1st September 1939
Ended: 2nd September 1945
. The first battle of Panipat began in 1526
. The second battle of Panipat began in 1556
. The third battle of Panipat began in 1761
. Height of Mount Everest is 8848m (Highest
Mountain in the world)
. Height of K2 is 8611m (2nd Highest Mountain
in the World)
. Height of Tirich Mir is 7708m (Highest
Mountain of the Hindu Kush Range)
Thailand is called the land of white elephants
. River Nile is the largest river in the world,
length 4258 miles or 6853 km
. Amazon River is the 2nd largest river in the
world, length 4000 miles or 6437 km
Flows in Colombia, Peru and Brazil
. The Yangtze is the 3rd largest river in the world and
the longest river in Asia, length 3915 miles or
Flows in China
. The tallest building of the world is Burj al
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,
Names of seven African Countries:
Zimbabwe, Sudan, South Africa, Morocco, Egypt,
Names of seven European Countries:
United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Germany, France,
Names of seven South American Countries:
Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Brazil, Chile, Bolivia,
Names of seven North American Countries:
United States, Mexico, Jamaica, Cuba, Haiti,
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
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
ISLAMYAT GENERAL KNOWLEDGE.
. Hazrat Ali established Bait-ul-Maal.
. During Ghazwa Bani Nuzair wine was
. Hazrat Ibrahim A.S had 13 Children
. The battle of Khandaq is also known as a battle
. Conquest of Makkah took place on 20
. Battle in which prophet not participated is
known as Saria.
. Hazrat Hamza was the first commander of
. In Uhd battle Muslim women participated firstly.
. Battle of Mauta was the first non Arab War.
. The nisab by the gold standard is 3 ounces of
gold (87.48 grammes) or its cash equivalent
. The nisab by the silver standard is 21 ounces of silver (612.36 grammes) or its equivalent.
. Which country is Peninsula? Answer: Saudi
. The old name of Makkah was Bakkah
. The old name of Medina was Yasrab
. Hazrat Bilal R.A was the first slave to accept
. Before Kabah, Prophet S.A.W.W used to pray
towards Masjid Al-Aqsa
. Wuzu k 4 faraiz hain
. Ghushal k 3 faraiz hain
. Israel was the laqab of Hazrat Yaqub
. Surah e Toba starts with Bismillah
. A Muslim male is coffined in 3 dressed sheets
. A Muslim female is coffined in 5 sheets
. Jehad became mandatory in 2AH
. Muzdalifa valley is called Masha�ar-ul-Haram
. Qur’an contains 114 Surah
. The Nisab of Zakat in gold is 7 � Tolas
. The Nisab of Zakat in Silver is 52 � Tolas
. The original name of Imam Bukhari is
Muhammad Bin Ismail
. Qurbani (Holy Slaughtering)is made during Hajj
. Jami-i-Quran is taken for Hazrat Usman (RA)
. Pious-Caliphate lasted for about Thirty Years
. Gathering on Arafat during Hajj is made on 9th
. Qur’an contains 7 stages
. Hazrat Zaid bin Sabit (RA) was the writer of
first Wahi in Quraish
. Kitab-ul-Assar is compiled by Imam Abu
. Asadullah was the laqab of Hazrat Ali (RA)
. Hazrat Ismail (AS) father’s name was Hazrat
. Hazrat Ismail (AS) mother’s name was Bibi
. Fateh Makkah was on 20 Ramadan, 8 Hijri
. 70 Hafiz e Quran was shaheed in Jung-e-
. Imam Shafi took the office of “Religious
Judgment” in the age of 15 years
. Hazrat Shima (RA) was the foster sister of
Hazrat Muhammad (S.A.W.W)
. What is the number of Ramzan in the Islamic
Calendar? Answer: 9
. Hazrat Abu Hurairah (RA) compiled the first work
of Hadith “Sahifa-e-Sadiqa.”
. Hazrat Umar (R.A) advised Abu Bakr (R.A) to
compile the Qur’an
. The Prophet (S.A.W.W) made Hazrat Muaaz bin
Jabal the Governor of Yemen
. Who are the �Sahibain�? Answer: Abu Yusuf
and Imam Shaibani
. Hajj is not completed unless you go to Arafat
. �Kitab-al-Umm� is written by Imam Shaf
. The foundation of Bait Ul-Hikmah was laid down
during the Abbasid Period
. First Mujadid was Hazrat Umar bin Abdul Aziz.
. Second Mujahid was Hazrat Ahmad Sirhindi
. Sahifa Hammam bin Munabih was found by Dr
. In which Surat of Quran there is mention of
Zulqarnain? Answer: Alkahaf
. Sahib Us-Ser is the nickname of Hazrat
. Masjide Khief is located in Minna
. Ghaseel ul Malaika is the title of Hazrat
. Hazrat Abdullah bin Ariqat (R.A) was appointed
as Usher for Hijrat-e-Madinah
. Law of inheritance was revealed in 4 A.H
. Hazrat Khalid bin Waleed (R.A) was the last
Commander in Chief for Ghazwa-e-Mautah
. Imam Dar ul Hijrat is the title of Imam Malik
. The word Muhammad (SAW) as a name has
been mentioned in Quran only 4 times
. Khateeb �ul-Anbia as a title of Hazrat Shoaib
. Hazrat Umer (RA) appointed Hazrat Abdullah
bin Masud (R.A) as custodian of Bait-ul-Mal
. The effective Zakat System can ensure the
elimination of Poverty
. Masjid Zu Qiblatain is situated in Madina
. Abdur Rehman bin Khaldun was a Historian,
justice, philosopher as well as Politician
. Which Surah of Quran has Bismillah twice?
Answer: Al Namal
. Had -e- Qazaf (False Accusation) is 80 Lashes
. Ada Bin Hatam Thai embraced Islam in 9 Hijri
. Wealth obtained from a mine is liable to
. Sadaq-e-Eid-ul-Fitr has been proclaimed in the
year 2 Hijri
. The seal affixed on important letters by the prophet
(SAW) was in the Custody of Hazrat Khuzaifa
. Ameen �ul-Umat is the title of Hazrat Abu-
ubaida bin Al jarrah (RA)
. River Nile was declared as Sayed-ul-Anhar by
Hazrat Umer (R.A)
. Umm-ul-Masakeen was a title given to Hazrat
Zainab Bint e Khuzima (RA)
. Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) gave the key of Bait
Ullah permanently to Hazrat Usman bin Talha
. Batha Valley is situated in Makkah
. The longest Surah of the Qur’an is Surah al
. Al-Maeen is a Surah in which there are 100 or
. “Arbaeen” is the book of Hadith in which there
are 40 Ahadith
. Fatwa Qazi Khan is an authentic Fatwa of Fiqh
. “FIDK” garden was bestowed to the Holy
Prophet as Fay
. The tile given to the pioneers of Islam was
Assabiqoon al Awwalun
. The Master of Hazrat Bilal (MABPH) during
embracing Islam was Ummayia bin Khalaf
. Splitting of the moon occurred in Mina
. The Prophet’s stamp comprises of these words:
. The heads of Zakat are Eight (8)
. MAUWAZATAIN means two specific Surahs of
. The Religious of the majority of the Arabs
before Islam was Idolatrous
. Name of the son of Hazarat Yaqoob (A.S)
whose off-springs are the Jews? Answer:
. What was the total number of idols which were fixed around the Kaaba? Answer: 360
. Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) was born about
three thousand years, after Hazrat Ibrahim
. Hazrat Umer (R.A) embraced Islam in 616 A.D.
. Zou-Shadatian is the title of Hazrat Khuzaima bin
. Palestine is known as the �Land of
. Recitation of 1st kalima is called Tahleel
. 9th Zil-Hajj is also called Waquf-e-Arafat
. Hazrat Umer bin Abdul Aziz (R.A) was the first
man who issued regular order to collect and
. Hazrat Khalid-bin-Waleed (R.A) belonged to
Banu Makhzoom tribe
. Khalid Bin Waleed was given the title of
Saifullah meaning “Sword of Allah”
. Ziyad ibn al-Sakan R.A died in the feet of Holy
. What is Sahihain? Answer: Sahih Bukhari and
. Jung e Yamama was between the forces of
Hazrat Abu Bakr RA and Musaylimah (Self-
. Tayammum means dry ablution (wuzu) using
sand or dust
. Makkah was conquered in Ramadan, 8 A.H
. Hazrat Bilal Ibn Raba was the first Muezzin of
. Hazrat Usman Ghani R.A is called Jame-ul-
. Other names of Qur’an are Al Furqaan, Al
Kitaab, Al Zikr, Al Noor, and Al Huda.
� Istalam is kissing of Hajr Aswad.
� Islam has 2 major sects.
� There are 5 fundaments of Islam.
� 2 types of faith.
� 5 Articles of faith.
� Tehlil means the recitation of Kalima.
� Deen-e-Hanif is an old name of Islam.
� The first institution of Islam is Suffah.
� Haq Mahar in Islam is fixed only 400 misqal.
� Ijma means ageing upon any subject.
� Qiyas means reasoning by analogy.
� There are four schools of thought of Islamic
� Janatul Baki is situated in Madina.
� Masjid-e-Hanif is located in Mina.
� JANAT UL MOALA is a graveyard in MECCA.
� Qazaf: false accusation of adultery punishable with 80 lashes.
� Lyla-tul-Barrah means the Night of
� Karam-un-Katibin means Illustrious writers.
� Oldest mosque on earth is Kaabatullah.
� 1st Kalima=Tayyab, 2nd =Shahadat, 3rd
=Tamjeed, 4th =Tauheed, 5th =Astaghfar, 6th
� Qiblah means anything in front.
� Saabi is one who changes his religion.
� Sidrat-ul-Mantaha means the last tree of the
� Jaabi is one who collects Zakat.
� The first collection of Ahadith is Sahifah-e-Saadi
� Saying of Prophet are called Wahi Ghair
� In iman-e-Mufassal essential beliefs are 7 in
� The most exalted angels are four.
� Greatest angel as per Islam is Jibra�eel.
� Each human being is attended permanently by two angels.
� Barzakh: time period between death and Day
� Another name of surah Ali-Isra is bani Israel.
The first wife of Holy Prophet S.A.W is Hazrat
The second wife of Holy Prophet S.A.W is Hazrat
Sawda Bint Zam’ a R.A
The third wife of Holy Prophet S.A.W is Hazrat
A total number of wives of Holy Prophet S.A.W
Names of Umhat ul Momeneen (R.A):
Hazrat Khadeja 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 as Furqan.
Abu Jahal was killed in 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, she was his eldest daughter
Hazrat Ruqayah R.A
Hazrat Umme Kalsoom R.A
Hazrat Fatima R.A rtant
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