UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 14

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.

Time Spent: 00:45:00

  1. What is the minimum age to buy alcohol in a pub or night club?
    • 18 years
    • 19 years
    • 20 years
    • 23 years
  2. In which year was the last successful foreign invasion of England?
    • 1066
    • 2066
    • 4066
    • 3066
  3. Which sport takes place at the Wimbledon Championships?
    • Football
    • Basketball
    • Tennis
    • Billiards
  4. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • The small claims procedure is an informal way of helping people to settle minor disputes.
    • The small claims procedure helps people to make small home insurance claims.
  5. What do we define judiciary?
    • A pressure group
    • MPs who vote for laws
    • The judges who interpret the law
    • None of the above
  6. If civil servants think a policy is impractical or even against the public interest, they must ______ the ministers
    • Write to
    • Phone
    • Warn
    • Complain against
  7. What was the reason for Huguenots to arrive in UK?
    • To escape religious persecution
    • To set up vineyards
    • To earn money
    • None of the above
  8. How old is the clock at the house of the parliament in London, also known as ‘Big Ben’?
    • 300 years old
    • 250 years old
    • 50 years old
    • 150 years old
  9. Which famous economist developed ideas about economics during the 18th century and which are still referred to today?
    • Adam Smith
    • David Hume
    • Henry George
    • Robert Dudley Baxter
  10. Which court deals with serious offences in Northern Ireland?
    • The Magistrates’ Court
    • The Sheriff Court
    • The High Court
    • The Crown Court
  11. When was the Scottish Parliament formed?
    • In 2003
    • In 2001
    • In 1997
    • In 1999
  12. Which of the following is a traditional Scottish food?
    • Ulster fry
    • Roast beef
    • Haggis
    • Custard pies
  13. Who is the author of the murder mystery play ‘The Mousetrap’?
    • Gilbert and Sullivan
    • Tim Rice
    • Dame Agatha Christie
    • Andrew Lloyd Webber
  14. When was the voting age reduced to 18 for men and women?
    • 1969
    • 1968
    • 1967
    • 1966
  15. Who built the Tower of London after becoming king in 1066?
    • William the Conqueror
    • Henry VII
    • Henry VIII
    • Oliver Cromwell
  16. When were Protection Orders to protect a person from being forced into a marriage, or to protect a person in a forced marriage introduced for Scotland?
    • 2011
    • 2013
    • 2000
    • 2002
  17. People might be taken to court if they owe money to someone
    • True
    • False
  18. How many British casualties were recorded during the first day of the British attack of the Somme in July 1916 during the First World War?
    • 10,000
    • 20,000
    • 40,000
    • 60,000
  19. Who was the mother of Elizabeth I?
    • Jane Seymour
    • Catherine of Aragon
    • Anne of Cleves
    • Anne Boleyn
  20. By which other name is the Conservative Party also known for?
    • The Labour Party
    • The Tories
    • The Whigs
    • The Green Party
  21. Who invented the hovercraft?
    • John Logie Baird
    • Sir Christopher Cockrell
    • Sir Frank Whittle
    • Sir Robert Edwards
  22. Where is the centrepiece to the Remembrance Day service known as Cenotaph located?
    • Piccadilly Circus, London
    • Cardiff, Wales
    • Hounslow Heath, London
    • Whitehall, London
  23. What was the estimated population of the British Empire during the Victorian period?
    • More than 900 million people
    • More than 400 million people
    • More than 100 million people
    • More than 150 million people
  24. When did the ‘Habeas Corpus Act’ become law?
    • In 1629
    • In 1649
    • In 1679
    • In 1669

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