UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 3

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. In 1999, what happened to hereditary peers in the House of Lords?
    • Their numbers were greatly increased.
    • Their salaries were stopped.
    • Women were allowed to inherit their titles.
    • They lost their automatic right to attend the House of Lords.
  2. Which organisation aims to prevent war and promote international peace and security?
    • The United Nations
    • European Union
    • The North Atlantic Treaty Organization
    • European Economic Community
  3. In which country was Charles II exiled?
    • USA
    • Netherlands
    • Australia
    • India
  4. Below which religion celebrate Diwali?
    • Hindu
    • Muslims
    • Christians
    • None of the above
  5. What do children get from their parents for doing household chores?
    • Movie tickets
    • Extra food
    • Weekly pocket money
    • None of the above
  6. Unlike past, now-a-days children in the UK do not play outside their home
    • True
    • False
  7. Of all the residents in London area, the ethnic minorities consists of only 10%
    • True
    • False
  8. The country with second largest population in UK is
    • England
    • Wales
    • Ireland
    • Scotland
  9. When did the War of the Roses end?
    • 1685
    • 1385
    • 1585
    • 1485
  10. Which of the following is the responsibility of the Chancellor of the Exchequer?
    • Agriculture
    • Education
    • Defense
    • Economy
  11. How old do you need to be to be able to play the National Lottery?
    • 18 years old
    • 19 years old
    • 16 years old
    • 23 years old
  12. According to the Citizenship Survey carried out in the UK in 2009, what percentage of the population identified themselves as Buddhist?
    • Less than 6%
    • Less than 4%
    • Less than 5%
    • Less than 0.5%
  13. Which flower is associated with Scotland?
    • Shamrock
    • Daffodil
    • Rose
    • Thistle
  14. Where was the main Olympic site for the 2012 Games?
    • Wimbledon
    • Watford
    • Stratford
    • Bristol
  15. Who directed the movie ‘Brief Encounter’ in 1945?
    • Carol Reed
    • Hugh Hudson
    • David Lean
    • Alfred Hitchcock
  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. The Brit Awards is an event where sports people are given awards. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False
  18. Members in the Welsh Assembly can speak English and Welsh, but all publications of the Assembly must be in English
    • True
    • False
  19. When was the Treaty of Rome signed?
    • 25th March 1957
    • 20th March 1957
    • 11th March 1957
    • 5th March 1957
  20. Who composed a suite of pieces themed around the planets in the solar system called ‘The Planets’?
    • Gustav Holst
    • Sir William Walton
    • The Edward Elgar
    • George Frederick Handel
  21. How old was Queen Victoria when she became Queen in 1837?
    • 16 years old
    • 18 years old
    • 15 years old
    • 23 years old
  22. Who directed the movie ‘Four Weddings and a Funeral’ in 1994?
    • Mike Newell
    • Hugh Hudson
    • Nicolas Roeg
    • Kevin MacDonald
  23. ‘The Restoration’ refers to the re-establishment of Catholicism as the official Church in the 17th century. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False
  24. Which Scottish physician and researcher co-discovered the insulin used to treat diabetes?
    • John Logie Baird
    • Sir Robert Watson-Watt
    • John McLeod
    • Francis Crick

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