UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 2

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 amount that can be claimed in the small claims hearing in Scotland and Northern Ireland?
    • Less than 4000
    • Less than 6000
    • Less than 3000
    • Less than 8000
  2. Arrange marriages are not a criminal offence in the UK
    • True
    • False
  3. During the civil war in which year was Charles I executed after he was unwilling to reach any agreement with the Parliament?
    • 1849
    • 1949
    • 1749
    • 1649
  4. Who wrote the United Kingdom's constitution?
    • It is an unwritten constitution
    • The Archbishop of Canterbury
    • Parliament
    • The Queen
  5. Who is the Head of the State in both ceremonial and symbolic sense?
    • The Speaker
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen
    • None of the above
  6. How are proceedings in Parliament recorded?
    • By secretaries
    • By tape recorder
    • By TV and Hansard
    • None of the above
  7. Which landmark is a prehistoric structure which still stands in the English county of Wiltshire?
    • Offa's Dyke
    • Windsor Castle
    • Hadrian's Wall
    • Stonehenge
  8. According to the current statistics half of young adults have used illegal drugs at least once
    • True
    • False
  9. The percentage of Indian descent in the year 2001 is
    • 0.048
    • 0.018
    • 0.028
    • 0.038
  10. In UK, now-a-days children are not playing outside the home as much as they did in the past, because
    • There is Home Entertainment
    • They dislike active sports
    • None of the above
  11. On April fool’s Day till what time do people play jokes on one another?
    • Until midnight
    • Until noon
    • Until 9 PM
    • Until 5 PM
  12. The Good Friday agreement was signed between
    • IRA and the UA
    • Irish and British government
    • Republic of Ireland and British government
    • None of the above
  13. What name is given to the period in the 18th century when new ideas about politics, philosophy and science were developed?
    • Elizabethan
    • The Industrial Revolution
    • The Enlightenment
    • The Glorious Revolution
  14. What name is given to the person appointed by local authorities to be the ceremonial leader of a particular council?
    • Magistrate
    • Mayor
    • Peer
    • Council candidate
  15. On which issues cannot the Northern Ireland Assembly make decisions?
    • Health
    • Education
    • Agriculture
    • Defense
  16. 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!
  17. Which of the following countries did NOT belong to the Allies during World War I?
    • The UK
    • Bulgaria
    • France
    • Italy
  18. According to the Citizenship Survey carried out in the UK in 2009, what percentage of the population identified themselves as Hindu?
    • 8%
    • 5%
    • 4%
    • 2%
  19. Members in the Welsh Assembly can speak English and Welsh, but all publications of the Assembly must be in English
    • True
    • False
  20. What is the name of the annual event that gives awards in a range of musical categories, such as best British group and best British solo artist?
    • The Mercury Music Prize
    • The BAFTA Awards
    • The Brit Awards
    • The MTV Awards
  21. What was the population of the UK in 1951?
    • 50 million
    • 30 million
    • 26 million
    • 33 million
  22. When does the Edinburgh Festival take place?
    • Every winter
    • Every summer
    • Every spring
    • Every autumn
  23. 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
  24. Which Act abolished slavery throughout the British Empire in 1833?
    • The Habeas Corpus Act
    • The Emancipation Act
    • The Freedom Act
    • The Slavery Act

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