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.

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  1. What festival is celebrated on 31 October?
    • Halloween
    • Hogmanay
    • Bonfire Night
    • Valentine’s Day
  2. The electoral register is updated in April
    • True
    • False
  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. When was the first "test-tube baby' born in Oldham Lancashire?
    • 1950
    • 1778
    • 1878
    • 1978
  5. Who makes the speech which summaries the government's policies for the year ahead?
    • Speaker
    • Prime Minister
    • Judge
    • Queen
  6. What important event happened in England in 1066?
    • The Norman invasion
    • The Battle of Bannockburn
    • The Romans left England
    • None of the above
  7. 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
  8. Areas of what is now Scotland were never conquered by
    • The Anglo-Saxons
    • The Vikings
    • The Romans
    • None of the above
  9. Majority of Asian teenagers still live under the parents guidance
    • True
    • False
  10. The percentage of Indian descent in the year 2001 is
    • 0.048
    • 0.018
    • 0.028
    • 0.038
  11. In the UK state schools the education is totally free
    • True
    • False
  12. What was the population of Pakistani descent in 2001?
    • 0.3 Million
    • 0.9 Million
    • 0.7 Million
    • 0.8 Million
  13. Government gives pocket money to the children in the form of Child Allowance
    • True
    • False
  14. A 17 year old is allowed to buy alcohol
    • True
    • False
  15. On which issues cannot the Northern Ireland Assembly make decisions?
    • Health
    • Education
    • Agriculture
    • Defense
  16. Who introduced the Statute of Rhuddlan by which Wales annexed to the Crown of England in 1284?
    • Robert the Bruce
    • King Henry V
    • King Edward I of England
    • William III of England
  17. How many local authorities are there in London?
    • 11
    • 33
    • 40
    • 22
  18. During the times of Elizabeth I, English settlers began to colonies
    • The Pacific Islands
    • Indonesia
    • The eastern coast of America
    • The western coast of Australia
  19. How old was Queen Victoria when she became Queen in 1837?
    • 16 years old
    • 18 years old
    • 15 years old
    • 23 years old
  20. Which Scottish physician and researcher co-discovered the insulin used to treat diabetes?
    • John Logie Baird
    • Sir Robert Watson-Watt
    • John McLeod
    • Francis Crick
  21. Who was the first wife of Henry VIII?
    • Catherine Howard
    • Anne of Cleves
    • Anne Boleyn
    • Catherine of Aragon
  22. When did ‘the Concorde’ aircraft flew for the first time?
    • In 1967
    • In 1969
    • In 1922
    • In 1933
  23. Which of the following countries was NOT part of the Allied Powers during the First World War?
    • Serbia
    • Japan
    • France
    • Bulgaria
  24. How long does Diwali last for?
    • 20 days
    • 3 days
    • Five days
    • A weekend

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