FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR
RECRUITMENT TO POSTS IN B.P.S. – 17,
UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 1987
Time Allowed: 3 Hours Maximum Marks: 100
Note: Attempt any five questions. All questions carry equal marks.
Q1. What do you understand by Deen? Distinguish between the Western and Islamic concept of Deen, and describe in detail the importance and necessity of Deen in the world today.
Q2. Describe the various methods through which Islam has projected the dignity of man. What efforts have been adopted to maintain his superiority?
Q3. Describe the necessity and importance of Prophethood and state the characteristics of Prophets in the light of Quran and Sunnah.
Q4. Salaat occupies a unique position in all the worships of Islam. Define the doctrine of Salaat and explain its impact on the life of an individual as well as community.
Q5. Deen cannot be considered complete without Hadith. Explain with the reference to Quran and Sunnah.
Q6. What are the main causes of downfall of the Muslim Ummah? Give remedial suggestions for its revival.
Q7. What are moral, social and economic disadvantages of Interest? State, how an interest free economy can be developed in the society?
Viability of a state can be judged by its economic stability. Discuss and state the fundamental principles of Islamic Economic system.
Q8. Write concise notes on any Two of the following: (i) Oneness of God (Tauheed) (ii) Fasting (Saum) (iii) Concept of women’s freedom in Islam