UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 12

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 of the following statements is correct?
    • EastEnders and Coronation Street are popular television programmes.
    • EastEnders and Coronation Street are historical landmarks.
  2. What was the nationality of Anne of Cleves the wife of Henry VIII?
    • Korean
    • Russian
    • Italian
    • German
  3. Members of the Commonwealth can stand for UK public office
    • True
    • False
  4. The National Assembly of Wales needs agreement of the UK Parliament in order to pass any laws
    • True
    • False
  5. 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
  6. Who is the Head of the State in both ceremonial and symbolic sense?
    • The Speaker
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen
    • None of the above
  7. How many people from Indian descent lived in 2001?
    • 1.8 million
    • 1.1 million
    • 3.1 million
    • 4.1 million
  8. Every year the electoral register gets updated
    • True
    • False
  9. Where do people speak Welsh language?
    • London
    • Ireland
    • Scotland
    • Wales
  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 earnings of women is ______ less than Men
    • 0.2
    • 0.3
    • 0.4
    • 0.6
  12. If civil servants think a policy is impractical or even against the public interest, they must ______ the ministers
    • Write to
    • Phone
    • Warn
    • Complain against
  13. What is percentage of UK population that follows Buddhism?
    • 0.006
    • 0.003
    • 0.007
    • 0.009
  14. When did the War of the Roses end?
    • 1685
    • 1385
    • 1585
    • 1485
  15. What name is given to the elected members of the Scottish Parliament?
    • MSPs
    • MLAs
    • MPs
    • AMs
  16. How many members comprise the UN Security Council?
    • 15
    • 20
    • 30
    • 35
  17. How often do the Laurence Olivier Awards take place?
    • Every three years
    • Every four years
    • Annually
    • Every two years
  18. When was the Treaty of Rome signed?
    • 25th March 1957
    • 20th March 1957
    • 11th March 1957
    • 5th March 1957
  19. What is the minimum age requirement to buy alcohol in a pub or night club in the UK?
    • 24 years old
    • 23 years old
    • 18 years old
    • 15 years old
  20. Members of the public are allowed to attend Youth Court hearings. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False
  21. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • Elizabeth I handled Parliament very badly during her reign.
    • Elizabeth I had very good relations with Parliament.
  22. What event is remembered on 5 November each year?
    • The end of the Second World War
    • The Queen’s birthday
    • A plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament in 1605
    • The defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588
  23. Who was the first wife of Henry VIII?
    • Catherine Howard
    • Anne of Cleves
    • Anne Boleyn
    • Catherine of Aragon
  24. When was the Northern Ireland Parliament established for the first time?
    • In 1942
    • In 1912
    • In 1922
    • In 1932

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