UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 1

This Life in the UK practice test contains 24 sample questions and 45 minutes time limit. Remember that you need to get at least 18 Questions correct or 75% to pass this Life in the UK practice test.

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  1. What is the minimum age to buy tobacco in the UK?
    • 22 years
    • 25 years
    • 18 years
    • 20 years
  2. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday
    • True
    • False
  3. During the civil war in which year was Charles I executed after he was unwilling to reach any agreement with the Parliament?
    • 1849
    • 1949
    • 1749
    • 1649
  4. Who wrote the United Kingdom's constitution?
    • It is an unwritten constitution
    • The Archbishop of Canterbury
    • Parliament
    • The Queen
  5. In accordance with the new law of 1957, who is the person chosen for lifetime to the House of Lords peers?
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Home Secretary
    • The Queen
    • The Opposition Leader
  6. Britain government is imposing tighter controls on migrants as a part of its attempts to prevent the unauthorised immigration and scrutinise the refugee claims
    • True
    • False
  7. In UK, now-a-days children are not playing outside the home as much as they did in the past, because
    • There is Home Entertainment
    • They dislike active sports
    • None of the above
  8. On April fool’s Day till what time do people play jokes on one another?
    • Until midnight
    • Until noon
    • Until 9 PM
    • Until 5 PM
  9. What was the reason for Huguenots to arrive in UK?
    • To escape religious persecution
    • To set up vineyards
    • To earn money
    • None of the above
  10. What type of democracy does the British system of government follows?
    • The Queen
    • Parliamentary
    • House of Lords
    • Cabinet
  11. England is a ‘constitutional monarchy’
    • Yes
    • No
  12. Which court deals with the MOST serious cases in Scotland, such as murder?
    • The Sheriff Court
    • The High Court
    • The Crown Court
    • The Magistrates’ Court
  13. On which issues cannot the Northern Ireland Assembly make decisions?
    • Health
    • Education
    • Agriculture
    • Defense
  14. What is the first verse of the National Anthem of the UK ‘God save the Queen’?
    • God save our gracious Queen!
    • Long to reign over us
    • God Save the Queen!
    • Long live our noble Queen!
  15. Which court deals with serious offences in Northern Ireland?
    • The Magistrates’ Court
    • The Sheriff Court
    • The High Court
    • The Crown Court
  16. Who was the leader of the English Republic?
    • Charles II
    • Charles I
    • King Richard III
    • Oliver Cromwell
  17. According to the Citizenship Survey carried out in the UK in 2009, what percentage of the population identified themselves as Hindu?
    • 8%
    • 5%
    • 4%
    • 2%
  18. How many British casualties were recorded during the First World War?
    • More than 6 million people
    • More than 7 million people
    • More than 2 million people
    • More than 1 million people
  19. What day is Halloween celebrated?
    • 31st of December
    • 31st of July
    • 31st of May
    • 31st of October
  20. Which of the following is a traditional English food?
    • Roast beef
    • French fries
    • Haggis
    • Ulster fry
  21. Which TWO religions celebrate Diwali?
    • Sikh
    • Hindu
    • Buddhist
    • Muslim
  22. When did Sir Alfred Hitchcock die?
    • 1980
    • 1960
    • 1940
    • 1930
  23. When did ‘the Concorde’ aircraft flew for the first time?
    • In 1967
    • In 1969
    • In 1922
    • In 1933
  24. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • Gilbert and Sullivan were a comedy double act.
    • Gilbert and Sullivan wrote many comic operas.

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You need to get at least 75% (18 Questions correct) to pass this Life in the UK practice test.