Q.1: How many industrial units did Pakistan get at the time of independence?
Ans: At the time of independence Pakistan got 34 industrial unit out of 921 industrial units of united India.
Q2: Write down the names of important crops of Pakistan.
Ans: Cotton, Rice, Sugarcane, Maize, Wheat, Gram, Lentil, Tobacco, rapeseed etc.
Q3: Write down the names of kharif crops.
Ans: Kharif props includes rice, sugarcane, cotton, Maize, long, March, Bajra and Jowar etc.
Q4: Write down the names of crops in Rabi crops.
Ans: Rabi crops includes wheat, gram, lentil (masoor), tobacco, rapeseed, barely and mustard etc.
Q5: Write down the names of major industries in Pakistan?
Ans: 1) Texile industry 2) Aautomobile industry 3) Fertilizer industry 4) Cement industry
Q6: Write down the names of major products of the textile sector.
Ans: Textile industry produces cotton yarn, cotton cloth, hosiery products, ready-made garments, silk yarn, woolen products, tents, towels and carpets.
Q7: What is meant by S.M.E.D.A.?
Ans: The government has established a Small and Medium size Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) to help and solve the problems of Small and Medium Enterprises.
Q8: What is Stock Exchange/Stock Market?
Ans: Stock Exchange market or capital market deals in long-term financial instruments such as Shares of joint-stock companies, Bonds, Securities, Debentures etc. The stock market is very essential for the expansion of investment and employment opportunities in the country.
Q9: Write down the name of Stock Exchange markets working in Pakistan.
Ans: 1) Karachi Stock Exchange 2) Lahore Stock Exchange 3) Islamabad Stock Exchange
Q10: What is infrastructure?
Ans: Infrastructure provides the basis for economic development in a country. It includes means of transportation and communication, the energy sector (electricity, petrol, natural gas), banking sector etc.
Q.11: State major exports of Pakistan.
Ans: Cotton, cotton yarn, cotton cloth, rice, leather and leather products, surgical instruments, sports goods, carpets, hosiery, and readymade garments.
Q.12: State main imports of Pakistan.
Ans: Machinery, petroleum, and its products, Chemicals, transport goods edible oil, iron and steel, fertilizer anti and tea.