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.

Time Spent: 00:45:00

  1. What festival is celebrated on 31 October?
    • Halloween
    • Hogmanay
    • Bonfire Night
    • Valentine’s Day
  2. The electoral register is updated in April
    • True
    • False
  3. Arrange marriages are not a criminal offence in the UK
    • True
    • False
  4. 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
  5. St Andrews is the patron saint of Wales
    • True
    • False
  6. When is Remembrance Day, which commemorates those who died fighting for the UK and it allies in the First World War
    • 11 July
    • 11 October
    • 11 November
    • 11 December
  7. The Prime Minister is the ceremonial head of the Commonwealth?
    • True
    • False
  8. Henry VIII's fourth wife, Anne Cleves was a Spanish princess
    • True
    • False
  9. Sir Jackie Stewart is famous for his achievements in which sport?
    • Formula 1
    • Cricket
    • Hockey
    • Tennis
  10. Who is the Head of the State in both ceremonial and symbolic sense?
    • The Speaker
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen
    • None of the above
  11. Which country is a part of the Commonwealth?
    • Canada
    • USA
    • Norway
    • None of the above
  12. 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
  13. Majority of Asian teenagers still live under the parents guidance
    • True
    • False
  14. In UK, majority of the residents do not attend church regularly
    • True
    • False
  15. According to the Citizenship Survey carried out in the UK in 2009, what percentage of the population identified themselves as Muslim?
    • 7%
    • 6%
    • 4%
    • 5%
  16. What animal is represented in the Welsh flag?
    • A tiger
    • A cat
    • A lion
    • A dragon
  17. What time do usually pubs open during the week?
    • 8 am
    • 11 am
    • 7 am
    • 6 am
  18. What name is given to the elected members of the Scottish Parliament?
    • MSPs
    • MLAs
    • MPs
    • AMs
  19. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • The UK is governed by the parliament sitting in Westminster.
    • The UK is governed by parliaments sitting in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
  20. In which city is the Welsh Assembly building, also known as Senedd, located?
    • Swansea
    • Belfast
    • Cardiff Bay
    • Edinburgh
  21. What day is Halloween celebrated?
    • 31st of December
    • 31st of July
    • 31st of May
    • 31st of October
  22. When did the First World War start?
    • 1913
    • 1914
    • 1915
    • 1916
  23. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • Elizabeth I handled Parliament very badly during her reign.
    • Elizabeth I had very good relations with Parliament.
  24. ‘The Restoration’ refers to the re-establishment of Catholicism as the official Church in the 17th century. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False

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