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. Households in Northern Ireland are sent electoral registration forms in order to register to vote
    • True
    • False
  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. The UK is historically a Christian country. True or False?
    • True
    • False
  4. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday
    • True
    • False
  5. Who holds the responsibility of keeping the workplace safe?
    • The owners of the company
    • Employers and employees
    • Just the employee
  6. 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
  7. Who holds the responsibility of a dog?
    • The breeder
    • The council
    • The owner
    • The doctor
  8. The elections for the local government councillors are held every year in
    • April
    • March
    • June
    • May
  9. Taxis and mini cabs are required to display their licence plate
    • True
    • False
  10. Commonwealth is headed by the Prime Minister
    • True
    • False
  11. The earnings of women is ______ less than Men
    • 0.2
    • 0.3
    • 0.4
    • 0.6
  12. What name is given to the period in the 18th century when new ideas about politics, philosophy and science were developed?
    • Elizabethan
    • The Industrial Revolution
    • The Enlightenment
    • The Glorious Revolution
  13. What name is given to the person appointed by local authorities to be the ceremonial leader of a particular council?
    • Magistrate
    • Mayor
    • Peer
    • Council candidate
  14. Which of the following is a fundamental principle of life in the UK?
    • Eat Sunday roast
    • Buy goods locally
    • Individual liberty
    • Go to church
  15. Where was the main Olympic site for the 2012 Games?
    • Wimbledon
    • Watford
    • Stratford
    • Bristol
  16. Which is an aim of the United Nations?
    • To create a single free trade market
    • To prevent war and promote international peace and security
    • To examine decisions made by the European Union
    • To promote dictatorship
  17. When did British combat troops leave Iraq?
    • In 2000
    • In 2011
    • In 2010
    • In 2009
  18. When was the voting age reduced to 18 for men and women?
    • 1969
    • 1968
    • 1967
    • 1966
  19. Which court deals with serious offences in Wales?
    • The Crown Court
    • The Sheriff Court
    • The Magistrates’ Court
    • The High Court
  20. What was inscribed in the first coins to be minted in Britain during the Iron Age?
    • The names of medicine plants
    • Celtic symbols
    • The names of Iron Age Kings
    • Drawings of animals
  21. How many ski centers are there in Scotland?
    • 1
    • 3
    • 5
    • 2
  22. What was the population of the UK in 1801?
    • 4 million
    • 7 million
    • 8 million
    • 6 million
  23. How many times have the Olympic Games been hosted in the UK?
    • 11
    • 10
    • 3
    • 12
  24. Which Act abolished slavery throughout the British Empire in 1833?
    • The Habeas Corpus Act
    • The Emancipation Act
    • The Freedom Act
    • The Slavery Act

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