UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 5

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. To visit the UK Parliament you can queue on the day at the public entrance to buy tickets
    • True
    • False
  2. During the civil war of 1455, what colour rose became the symbol of House of Lancaster?
    • Blue
    • Orange
    • Red
    • None of the above
  3. What is the name of the UK currency?
    • Dollar
    • Euro
    • Yen
    • Pound sterling
  4. The group consisting of majority of students at the universities is
    • Men
    • Women
  5. In accordance with the new law of 1957, who is the person chosen for lifetime to the House of Lords peers?
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Home Secretary
    • The Queen
    • The Opposition Leader
  6. What percentage of Bangladeshi descent existed in the UK during the year 2001?
    • 0.008
    • 0.009
    • 0.005
    • 0.002
  7. What document specifies the list of furniture and fittings in a property?
    • Inclusive
    • An accessory list
    • A log
    • An inventory
  8. Government ministers are being questioned by the Members of Parliament during
    • Question Time
    • Cabinet meetings
    • None of the above
  9. In UN Security Council, Britain is a permanent member
    • Yes
    • No
  10. The country with second largest population in UK is
    • England
    • Wales
    • Ireland
    • Scotland
  11. How many individuals comprise the Cabinet?
    • About 20 senior MPs
    • About 40 senior MPs
    • About 60 senior MPs
    • About 50 senior MPs
  12. When does Lent take place?
    • 40 days before Christmas
    • 40 days after Christmas
    • 40 days before Easter
    • 40 days after Easter
  13. 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%
  14. How many British citizens left the country between 1853 and 1913?
    • 13 million
    • 11 million
    • 12 million
    • 14 million
  15. How many local authorities are there in London?
    • 11
    • 33
    • 40
    • 22
  16. Where is the Parliament of the UK?
    • In Westminster
    • In Windsor Castle
    • In Manchester
    • In Buckingham Palace
  17. Who was the first British distance runner to win a gold medal in the Olympic games in the 10,000 meters?
    • Mo Farah
    • David Weir
    • Bradley Wiggins
    • Sir Chris Hoy
  18. Who is the chief officer of the House of Commons?
    • The Archbishop of Canterbury
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Speaker
    • The leader of the opposition
  19. If an MP dies or resigns, there will be a fresh election, which is known as
    • Coalition
    • By-election
    • First past the post
    • Hansard
  20. What name is given to the Church of England in Scotland and the United States?
    • The Queen’s Church
    • The Main Church
    • The Catholic Church
    • The Episcopal Church
  21. People might be taken to court if they owe money to someone
    • True
    • False
  22. When did ‘the Concorde’ aircraft flew for the first time?
    • In 1967
    • In 1969
    • In 1922
    • In 1933
  23. By which other name is the Conservative Party also known for?
    • The Labour Party
    • The Tories
    • The Whigs
    • The Green Party
  24. Who was the first Briton to win the ‘Tour de France’?
    • Sir Steve Redgrave
    • Sir Chris Hoy
    • Bradley Wiggins
    • Andy Murray

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