UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 11

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. EastEnders and Coronation Street are famous UK landmarks
    • True
    • False
  2. Households in Northern Ireland are sent electoral registration forms in order to register to vote
    • True
    • False
  3. How often does Prime Minister’s Questions occur when Parliament is sitting?
    • Every day
    • Twice a week
    • Once a week
    • Once a month
  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. How many people from Indian descent lived in 2001?
    • 1.8 million
    • 1.1 million
    • 3.1 million
    • 4.1 million
  6. What percentage of Englands population are estimated to attend the church regularly
    • 7-15%
    • 6-8%
    • 8-11%
    • 8-21%
  7. In UK, bank holidays signifies religious aspects
    • True
    • False
  8. Government ministers are being questioned by the Members of Parliament during
    • Question Time
    • Cabinet meetings
    • None of the above
  9. In the UK state schools the education is totally free
    • True
    • False
  10. What is the deposit amount required for candidates standing as a member for The Scottish Parliament or The Welsh or Northern Ireland Assemblies?
    • £1500
    • £500
    • £1000
    • £750
  11. The Welsh language is spoken in Northern Ireland
    • True
    • False
  12. In Britain, the King or Queen need not accept the decisions of the Cabinet and Parliament
    • True
    • False
  13. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • Both Jane Austen and Charles Dickens are famous novelists.
    • Both Jane Austen and Charles Dickens are famous painters.
  14. The Welsh Assembly consists of 160 members
    • True
    • False
  15. 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
  16. What type of government was formed after the General Election of 2010?
    • One-party
    • Coalition
    • All-party
    • National
  17. 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!
  18. How often do the Laurence Olivier Awards take place?
    • Every three years
    • Every four years
    • Annually
    • Every two years
  19. How many local authorities are there in London?
    • 11
    • 33
    • 40
    • 22
  20. 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
  21. Which court deals with serious offences in Wales?
    • The Crown Court
    • The Sheriff Court
    • The Magistrates’ Court
    • The High Court
  22. Where was Emmeline Pankhurst born?
    • Manchester
    • Liverpool
    • Chester
    • Kent
  23. Where there is UK geographically located?
    • In the north west of Europe
    • In the south west of Europe
    • In the south east of Europe
    • In the north east of Europe
  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.