UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 10

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. Which organisation aims to prevent war and promote international peace and security?
    • The United Nations
    • European Union
    • The North Atlantic Treaty Organization
    • European Economic Community
  2. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday
    • True
    • False
  3. Arrange marriages are not a criminal offence in the UK
    • True
    • False
  4. Why did Protestant Huguenots come to Britain in the 16th and 18th centuries?
    • To escape war
    • To become Catholics
    • To escape religious persecution
    • None of the above
  5. What is the second-largest party in the House of Commons called?
    • The opposition
    • The government
    • The cabinet
    • None of the above
  6. What do we define judiciary?
    • A pressure group
    • MPs who vote for laws
    • The judges who interpret the law
    • None of the above
  7. There is a dragon on the official flag of Wales. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False
  8. In UK, the number of people aged ______ and above are maintained in records
    • 80
    • 90
    • 95
    • 85
  9. The country with second largest population in UK is
    • England
    • Wales
    • Ireland
    • Scotland
  10. In Britain, the centre of political debate happens in the
    • The Scottish Parliament
    • Buckingham Palace
    • House of Lords
    • House of Commons
  11. When did people learn how to make bronze?
    • Around 6,000 years ago
    • Around 7,000 years ago
    • Around 9,000 years ago
    • Around 4,000 years ago
  12. 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%
  13. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • The UK is governed by the parliament sitting in Westminster.
    • The UK is governed by parliaments sitting in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
  14. In the UK, alcohol cannot be sold to anyone under the age of
    • 22
    • 19
    • 21
    • 17
  15. How often do the Laurence Olivier Awards take place?
    • Every three years
    • Every four years
    • Annually
    • Every two years
  16. Which of the following is a traditional food from Northern Ireland?
    • Roast beef
    • Ulster fry
    • Sausage casserole
    • Haggis
  17. When was the Treaty of Rome signed?
    • 25th March 1957
    • 20th March 1957
    • 11th March 1957
    • 5th March 1957
  18. Who is the chief officer of the House of Commons?
    • The Archbishop of Canterbury
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Speaker
    • The leader of the opposition
  19. When did the First World War start?
    • 1913
    • 1914
    • 1915
    • 1916
  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. What name is given to the Church of England in Scotland and the United States?
    • The Queen’s Church
    • The Main Church
    • The Catholic Church
    • The Episcopal Church
  22. How old do you need to be to go into betting shops or gambling clubs?
    • 16 years old
    • 24 years old
    • 15 years old
    • 18 years old
  23. When did the First World War finish?
    • At 11 pm on 13th November 1916
    • At 12 am on 13th February 1918
    • At 12 am on 11th November 1916
    • At 11 am on 11th November 1918
  24. Where can people facing domestic violence get help from?
    • The Citizens Advice Bureau
    • The Human Rights Commission
    • The NHS
    • The RSPB

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