UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 13

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. What is the minimum age to buy alcohol in a pub or night club?
    • 18 years
    • 19 years
    • 20 years
    • 23 years
  2. When did motor-car racing start in the UK?
    • 1802
    • 1842
    • 1902
    • 1942
  3. In which court are serious offence tried in England, Wales and Northern Ireland?
    • Crown Court
    • Magistrates Court
    • Sheriff Court
    • Justice of the Peace Court
  4. In Elizabeth I's time, English settlers first began to colonise the eastern coast of
    • India
    • France
    • Australia
    • America
  5. What event does occur every year on the 3rd Sunday in June?
    • Father's Day
    • Mother's Day
    • Remembrance Day
    • None of the above
  6. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • In 1588 the English defeated a Spanish invasion fleet of ships.
    • In 1588 the English defeated a German invasion fleet of bomber planes.
  7. What do we define judiciary?
    • A pressure group
    • MPs who vote for laws
    • The judges who interpret the law
    • None of the above
  8. The UK Tennis tournament that is prominently played in South London is
    • Wimbledon
    • Kingston
    • Vauxhall
    • Lords
  9. The group consisting of majority of students at the universities is
    • Men
    • Women
  10. In UK, bank holidays signifies religious aspects
    • True
    • False
  11. There is a dragon on the official flag of Wales. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False
  12. National Insurance contribution paid by the self-employed people on their trade or business profits belong to class ______
    • 7
    • 6
    • 4
    • 5
  13. What was the population of Pakistani descent in 2001?
    • 0.3 Million
    • 0.9 Million
    • 0.7 Million
    • 0.8 Million
  14. Government gives pocket money to the children in the form of Child Allowance
    • True
    • False
  15. The House of Lords can be abolished by the House of Commons
    • True
    • False
  16. What is the meaning of ‘Magna Carta’?
    • The Great Charter
    • The Big Charter
    • The Small Charter
    • The King’s Charter
  17. The line ‘all the world’s a stage’ belongs to which of the following plays or poems written by William Shakespeare?
    • Sonnet 18
    • Hamlet
    • As You Like It
    • Romeo and Juliet
  18. Light-hearted plays with music and comedy, which are enjoyed by family audiences and based on fairy stories are known as
    • Children’s plays
    • Hogmanay
    • Parades
    • Pantomimes
  19. What British actor was best known for his roles in various Shakespeare plays?
    • Sir Laurence Olivier
    • Tim Rice
    • Joseph Turner
    • Andrew Lloyd Webber
  20. Who was responsible for the construction of the Great Western Railway?
    • Sir Norman Foster
    • Isambard Kingdom Brunel
    • Robert Adam
    • Sir Christopher Wren
  21. What are pantomimes based on?
    • Fairy stories
    • Drama stories
    • War stories
    • Traditional stories
  22. What is the name of the building where the Welsh Assembly members meet?
    • Senedd
    • Stormont
    • Holyrood
    • Westminster
  23. Who became King of England when Queen Anne died in 1714?
    • Charles I
    • George I
    • James II
    • George II
  24. What was the population of the UK in 2005?
    • Just under 20 million
    • Just under 30 million
    • Just under 60 million
    • Just under 10 million

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