UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 8

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. How many ski centers are there in Scotland?
    • 8
    • 9
    • 6
    • 5
  2. EastEnders and Coronation Street are famous UK landmarks
    • True
    • False
  3. 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.
  4. In which year was the last successful foreign invasion of England?
    • 1066
    • 2066
    • 4066
    • 3066
  5. During the civil war of 1455, what colour rose became the symbol of House of Lancaster?
    • Blue
    • Orange
    • Red
    • None of the above
  6. The Sheriff is always supported by the Jury in Scotland
    • True
    • False
  7. Who opens the new parliamentary session each year in the UK?
    • The monarch
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Archbishop of Canterbury
    • None of the above
  8. The copies of Hansard report are available in huge libraries and on the Internet
    • True
    • False
  9. According to the current statistics half of young adults have used illegal drugs at least once
    • True
    • False
  10. The group consisting of majority of students at the universities is
    • Men
    • Women
  11. What is the deposit amount required for candidates standing as a member for The Scottish Parliament or The Welsh or Northern Ireland Assemblies?
    • £1500
    • £500
    • £1000
    • £750
  12. The earnings of women is ______ less than Men
    • 0.2
    • 0.3
    • 0.4
    • 0.6
  13. What was the population of Pakistani descent in 2001?
    • 0.3 Million
    • 0.9 Million
    • 0.7 Million
    • 0.8 Million
  14. The female population is 51% in UK
    • Yes
    • No
  15. What is percentage of UK population that follows Buddhism?
    • 0.006
    • 0.003
    • 0.007
    • 0.009
  16. How many individuals comprise the Cabinet?
    • About 20 senior MPs
    • About 40 senior MPs
    • About 60 senior MPs
    • About 50 senior MPs
  17. Which of the following is NOT a British invention of the 20th century?
    • Radioactivity
    • The World Wide Web
    • The Turing machine
    • The radar
  18. Under which Act was the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland created?
    • The Great Act
    • The Act of Union
    • The United Kingdom Act
    • The Act of Great Britain
  19. In which English county is the monument of Stonehenge located?
    • Cheshire
    • Cornwall
    • Wiltshire
    • Bedfordshire
  20. When were Protection Orders to protect a person from being forced into a marriage, or to protect a person in a forced marriage introduced for Scotland?
    • 2011
    • 2013
    • 2000
    • 2002
  21. How many ski centers are there in Scotland?
    • 1
    • 3
    • 5
    • 2
  22. Where is the ‘Eden Project’ located?
    • Devon
    • Cornwall
    • Doncaster
    • Dublin
  23. Who was the first wife of Henry VIII?
    • Catherine Howard
    • Anne of Cleves
    • Anne Boleyn
    • Catherine of Aragon
  24. When did the ‘Habeas Corpus Act’ become law?
    • In 1629
    • In 1649
    • In 1679
    • In 1669

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