FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR
RECRUITMENT TO POSTS IN B.P.S. – 17,
UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 1978
Time Allowed: 3 Hours Maximum Marks: 100
Note: Attempt any Five questions. All questions carry equal marks. Answers may be given either in English or in Urdu.
Q1. What is the importance and significance of Roza (fasting) in Islamic Ideology?
Q2. Comment, “You God is One God; there is no God save Him the beneficent, the Merciful.”
Q3. Elucidate the following, “You are the best community that hath been raised up for mankind. Ye enjoin right conduct and forbid indecency, and ye believe in Allah.”
Q4. Discuss the religious and social importance of Zakat.
Q5. Write down the life sketch and achievements of any one of the last two pious caliphs.
Q6. What is the status of women in Islam? Discuss.
Q7. Write short Notes on any Four of the following:
(a) Imam Abu Hanifa (RA) (b) Bondage in Islam (c) Divorce (d) Baghdad (e) Mu’tazila (f) Jalaluddin Romi (g) Ikhwanussafa (the brethren of purity) (h) Imam Ghazali (RA)
Q8. Does Islam offers solutions to the problems of the present world? Discuss.