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.

Time Spent: 00:45:00

  1. When was the first "test-tube baby' born in Oldham Lancashire?
    • 1950
    • 1778
    • 1878
    • 1978
  2. What is the amount that can be claimed in the small claims hearing in Scotland and Northern Ireland?
    • Less than 4000
    • Less than 6000
    • Less than 3000
    • Less than 8000
  3. What do many local authorities appoint who is the ceremonial leader of the council?
    • MP
    • Mayor
    • Speaker
    • None of the above
  4. Henry VIII's fourth wife, Anne Cleves was a Spanish princess
    • True
    • False
  5. What important event happened in England in 1066?
    • The Norman invasion
    • The Battle of Bannockburn
    • The Romans left England
    • None of the above
  6. What must be done in order to vote in elections?
    • Paid income tax in the previous year
    • Passed an electoral test
    • Put your name on the electoral register
    • None of the above
  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. Children, who are living in single parent families comprises of
    • 0.60
    • 1.25
    • 0.25
    • 0.75
  9. Other than Westminster, the Scottish Parliament has the authority to pass legislation on anything
    • True
    • False
  10. The percentage of Indian descent in the year 2001 is
    • 0.048
    • 0.018
    • 0.028
    • 0.038
  11. The dental treatment is completely free for the pregnant women with young babies
    • True
    • False
  12. All people who live in United Kingdom have right to vote in any elections
    • True
    • False
  13. Who is the only person that can give advice, warn and encourage the government matters?
    • MPs
    • Prime Minister
    • Queen
    • Speaker
  14. Is the education in university free for students?
    • Yes
    • No
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. Who was in charge of the British fleet at the Battle of Trafalgar?
    • The Duke of Wellington
    • Admiral Nelson
    • Oliver Cromwell
    • Henry VIII
  18. 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%
  19. When did British combat troops leave Iraq?
    • In 2000
    • In 2011
    • In 2010
    • In 2009
  20. When is April Fool’s Day?
    • 1st of April
    • 1st of June
    • 1st of July
    • 1st of May
  21. 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
  22. Who was the first Archbishop of Canterbury?
    • St Peter
    • St Patrick
    • St Augustine
    • St Columba
  23. The Welsh dragon on the Welsh flag does not appear on the Union Flag because, when the first Union Flag was created in 1606 from the flags of Scotland and England, the Principality of Wales was already untied with England
    • True
    • False
  24. In Northern Ireland members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) are elected on the basis of:
    • First past the post system
    • Proportional representation
    • Personal achievements
    • Instant run-off

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