MCQs About Mineral Resources Of Pakistan
1 The Mineral Development Corporation of Pakistan was established in
2 Which Two areas of Pakistan are rich in Aluminum?
Kalat and Sargodah
3 Areas of Pakistan where Sulphur is found in large quantity are
Chitral, Koh-i-Sultan and Hyderabad
4 Koh-i-Sultan having the biggest deposits of Sulphur is located in the Province of
5 Saindak Project is famlous for how many minerals?
6 Saindak Project is famous for Silver, Copper and
7 Which area is famous for Chromite?
8 Muslim Bagh is located in
9 Sulphur is a
10 Coal is a
Power resource mineral
11 Makarwal Coal field is located in
12 Makarwal Coal field is located in the district of
13 Degari Coal field is located in
14 Degari Coal field is located in the district of
15 Sharigh Coal field is located in
16 Sharigh Coal field is located in the district of
17 Machh Coal field is located in
18 Machh Coal field is located in the district of
19 Harni Khost Coal field is located in
20 Harni Khost coal field is located in the district of
21 Chamalang Coal mine is located in
22 Chamalang Coal mine is located in the district of
23 Chamalang Coal mine was closed in
24 Chamalang Coal mine was closed due to
Fight between Loni and Mari tribes
25 Chamalang Coal mine is the largest Coal mine of
26 Chamalang Coal mine was re-opened in
27 What is the total coal production of Pakistan?
3.2 million tones
28 How much of the total coal produced is used for producing thermal power?
Nine Percent (9%)
29 How much of the total Coal produced is used in brick kilns?
Eighty Five Percent (85%)
30 Dhuylian Oil field is located in
31 Dhuylian Oil field is located in the district of
Central Part of Potwar Plateau about 90 KM South-West of Islamabad
32 Balkassar Oil field is located in
33 Balkassar Oil field is located in
34 How much of total production of Oil is produced by the Dhuylian and Balkassar Oil fields?
Ninety Percent (90%)
35 How many barrels is the annual production of Oil in Pakistan?
23.8 Million Barrels (an old calculation)
36 How many barrels is the per day production of oil in Pakistan?
65385 barrels (an old calculation)
37 Toot oil field is located in the Province of
38 Toot oil field is located in the district of
135 KM North-West of Islamabad
39 Natural gas field is located in the Province of
40 Natural gas field is located in the district of
41 The Koh-i-Sultan in Balochistan Plateau contains the deposits of
42 Which is the biggest Natural Gas field of Pakistan?
43 Sui is located in the province of
44 Which is the biggest Oil field of Pakistan?
45 The first Natural Gas field in Pakistan was discovered in
46 The first Natural Gas field discovered in 1952 was at
47 When the production of Iron ore started in Pakistan?
48 Hazara is famous for
49 The Potwar Plateau is rich in
Oil and gas
50 Which Province is the largest producer of Natural Gas?
51 Which Province is the largest producer of oil?
52 Sulphur from Koh-i-Sultan is used in the making of
53 What percentage of the total oil requirement of Pakistan is produced indigenously?
Twenty Percent (20%)
54 Total Copper reserve of 412 million tons have been found in
55 In Pakistan the total land area covered by forests is
Five Percent (5%)
56 Lakhra Coal field is located in Sindh in the
North of Hyderabad
57 How many reserves of Iron ores are found in Pakistan?
500 million tons
58 Chlorine, Caustic Soda and Soda Ash are produced from
59 Kalabagh has the biggest deposits of
60 Which area has high quality iron ore deposits?
61 The Iron Ore deposits of Dammel-Nissar is not excavated because
It is not economical due to transportation problem
62 Which area has the biggest deposits of copper?
63 Chaghi copper deposits are found in the province of
64 The deposits of Copper, Gold and Silver have been discovered in late 90s at
65 Saindak project is producing Copper, Silver and
66 The estimated annual production of Gold at Saindak project is
67 The estimated annual production of Silver at Saindak project is
68 Koh-i-Sultan is an example of
Extinct Volcano in Pakistan
69 Warchha is famous for the mineral of
70 Which precious metal is found at Dera Ghazi Khan?
71 Kala Bagh is famous for which mineral?
72 Khewra is famous for which mineral?
73 Muslim Bagh is famous for
74 The biggest deposit of Coal is
75 What is the total annual production of Chromite in Pakistan?
20.1 Thousand tons
76 Which is the biggest rock salt deposit in Pakistan?
77 The annual rock salt production of Pakistan is
1,275 Thousand tons
78 Which mineral is mostly found in the Northern and Western mountains of Pakistan?
79 China clay is found in the area of
80 What is the annual production of marble in Pakistan?
81 Zain, Mari are famous for the
82 Pandori oil field is located in
83 How much of the total gas is obtained from Sui Gas field?
Fourty Three Percent (43%)
84 Dhulian oil field is located in the Province of
85 Chamalang Coal field is considered as
Largest Coal field of Asia
86 Pakistan has the Second largest
Salt mine in the world
87 In the world, Pakistan has Fifth largest
88 Pakistan has Seventh largest
89 In the world, Pakistan has Fifth largest
90 In the world, Pakistan has Seventh largest
Wheat production capacity
91 In the world, Pakistan has Seventh largest
Rice production capacity
92 On the basis of fresh water reserves availability, Pakistan is ranked
Eight in the world
93 Khewra Salt mine was discovered in
About 326 BC
94 Mining work at Khewra was initiated in
95 Mining work at Khewra was initiated by
Dr. Warth (British)
96 How many sites of mining (mining pits )are there at Khewra?