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. When is Remembrance Day, which commemorates those who died fighting for the UK and it allies in the First World War
    • 11 July
    • 11 October
    • 11 November
    • 11 December
  2. Sir Jackie Stewart is famous for his achievements in which sport?
    • Formula 1
    • Cricket
    • Hockey
    • Tennis
  3. What important event happened in England in 1066?
    • The Norman invasion
    • The Battle of Bannockburn
    • The Romans left England
    • None of the above
  4. Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland?
    • St David
    • St Andrew
    • St George
    • St Patrick
  5. Who opens the new parliamentary session each year in the UK?
    • The monarch
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Archbishop of Canterbury
    • None of the above
  6. The UK is governed by the parliament sitting in
    • Westminster
    • Scotland
    • Wales
    • Northern Ireland
  7. In 1918, the First World War came to an end on the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month
    • True
    • False
  8. The notes of Scottish and Northern Irish bank are valid all over UK
    • True
    • False
  9. In UK, the number of people aged ______ and above are maintained in records
    • 80
    • 90
    • 95
    • 85
  10. The Good Friday agreement was signed between
    • IRA and the UA
    • Irish and British government
    • Republic of Ireland and British government
    • None of the above
  11. In the past, the imposition of the departmental policies by the civil servants on new ministers was suspected by______
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Opposition
    • The Public
    • Commentators
  12. To which countries did the British textile and engineering firms send agents to find workers after the Second World War?
    • India and Pakistan
    • Australia and New Zealand
    • Poland and Switzerland
    • Ireland and Belarus
  13. According to the Citizenship Survey carried out in the UK in 2009, what percentage of the population identified themselves as Muslim?
    • 7%
    • 6%
    • 4%
    • 5%
  14. Who is the author of the murder mystery play ‘The Mousetrap’?
    • Gilbert and Sullivan
    • Tim Rice
    • Dame Agatha Christie
    • Andrew Lloyd Webber
  15. Under which Act was the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland created?
    • The Great Act
    • The Act of Union
    • The United Kingdom Act
    • The Act of Great Britain
  16. Who was the first British distance runner to win a gold medal in the Olympic games in the 10,000 meters?
    • Mo Farah
    • David Weir
    • Bradley Wiggins
    • Sir Chris Hoy
  17. Who composed a suite of pieces themed around the planets in the solar system called ‘The Planets’?
    • Gustav Holst
    • Sir William Walton
    • The Edward Elgar
    • George Frederick Handel
  18. What was the population of the UK in 1998?
    • 15 million
    • 45 million
    • 30 million
    • 57 million
  19. Who directed the movie ‘The Killing Fields’ in 1984?
    • Nicolas Roeg
    • Kevin MacDonald
    • Roland Joffé
    • Hugh Hudson
  20. Which of the following is a British invention from the 20th century?
    • The lightbulb
    • The Harrier jump jet
    • Radon
    • Paraffin wax
  21. Where is the ‘Eden Project’ located?
    • Devon
    • Cornwall
    • Doncaster
    • Dublin
  22. When did Adolf Hitler come to power in Germany?
    • In 1933
    • In 1923
    • In 1943
    • In 1973
  23. Does Britain have a written constitution?
    • Yest
    • No
  24. Who became King of England when Queen Anne died in 1714?
    • Charles I
    • George I
    • James II
    • George II

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