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. What is the minimum age to buy alcohol in a pub or night club?
    • 18 years
    • 19 years
    • 20 years
    • 23 years
  2. How many members does the Northern Ireland Assembly have?
    • 99
    • 100
    • 208
    • 108
  3. What important event happened in England in 1066?
    • The Norman invasion
    • The Battle of Bannockburn
    • The Romans left England
    • None of the above
  4. Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland?
    • St David
    • St Andrew
    • St George
    • St Patrick
  5. One of the following groups came to Britain from France to avoid political persecution in 16th and 18th centuries.
    • Jews escaping violence
    • Protestant Huguenots
    • French Royal Family
    • Hungry labourers
  6. In Britain, the main centre for political debate is
    • The 10 Downing Street
    • The Queens Palace
    • The House of Commons
    • None of the above
  7. In UK, bank holidays signifies religious aspects
    • True
    • False
  8. Government ministers are being questioned by the Members of Parliament during
    • Question Time
    • Cabinet meetings
    • None of the above
  9. 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
  10. Government gives pocket money to the children in the form of Child Allowance
    • True
    • False
  11. The small claims procedure is used in England and Wales for minor disputes for
    • Claims of less than £10,000
    • Claims of less than £5,000
    • Claims of less than £7,000
    • Claims of less than £6,000
  12. 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
  13. Who defeated Emperor Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815?
    • The Duke of Wellington
    • Admiral Nelson
    • Richard Arkwright
    • The Duke of Edinburgh
  14. 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
  15. 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!
  16. Which British Prime Minister was famous for the speech ‘I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat’?
    • Clement Attlee
    • Anthony Eden
    • Winston Churchill
    • Harold Wilson
  17. Which of the following is a fundamental principle of life in the UK?
    • Eat Sunday roast
    • Buy goods locally
    • Individual liberty
    • Go to church
  18. Which of the following is a fundamental principle of life in the UK?
    • Eat Sunday roast
    • Buy goods locally
    • Participation in community life
    • Support local business
  19. Where was the main Olympic site for the 2012 Games?
    • Wimbledon
    • Watford
    • Stratford
    • Bristol
  20. Who was the first Archbishop of Canterbury?
    • St Peter
    • St Patrick
    • St Augustine
    • St Columba
  21. What was the population of the UK in 1801?
    • 4 million
    • 7 million
    • 8 million
    • 6 million
  22. When did Sir Alfred Hitchcock die?
    • 1980
    • 1960
    • 1940
    • 1930
  23. Who designed the Clifton Suspension Bridge located over the Avon George?
    • Isambard Kingdom Brunel
    • Richard Arkwright
    • Robert Adam
    • Sir Norman Foster
  24. How many times have the Olympic Games been hosted in the UK?
    • 11
    • 10
    • 3
    • 12

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