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. When did motor-car racing start in the UK?
    • 1802
    • 1842
    • 1902
    • 1942
  2. What is the name of the government department that collects taxes?
    • UK Tax Department
    • Revenue Services
    • HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
    • None of the above
  3. Below which religion celebrate Diwali?
    • Hindu
    • Muslims
    • Christians
    • None of the above
  4. The Sheriff is always supported by the Jury in Scotland
    • True
    • False
  5. Sir Jackie Stewart is famous for his achievements in which sport?
    • Formula 1
    • Cricket
    • Hockey
    • Tennis
  6. What is the second-largest party in the House of Commons called?
    • The opposition
    • The government
    • The cabinet
    • None of the above
  7. Which court deals usually with divorce cases in Scotland?
    • Sheriff Court
    • Magistrates Court
    • County Court
    • High Court
  8. St David is the patron saint of which country of the United Kingdom?
    • Wales
    • England
    • Northern Ireland
    • Wales
  9. Who holds the responsibility of keeping the workplace safe?
    • The owners of the company
    • Employers and employees
    • Just the employee
  10. In UK, bank holidays signifies religious aspects
    • True
    • False
  11. In many families, women contribute_________ in childcare and housework
    • Less share
    • Major share
    • Some share
    • None of the above
  12. The elections for the local government councillors are held every year in
    • April
    • March
    • June
    • May
  13. In UK, now-a-days children are not playing outside the home as much as they did in the past, because
    • There is Home Entertainment
    • They dislike active sports
    • None of the above
  14. How do the proceedings recorded in Parliament?
    • By TV and Hansard
    • By secretaries
    • By tape recorder
    • By radio and Morse code
  15. Which court deals with minor criminal cases in England, Wales and Northern Ireland?
    • The Magistrates’ Court
    • The Crown Court
    • The High Court
    • The Justice of the Peace Court
  16. How often do people who are 70 years old or over need to renew their driving license?
    • Every 7 years
    • Every 6 years
    • Every 3 years
    • Every 4 years
  17. Where was Margaret Thatcher born?
    • Bedfordshire
    • Cheshire
    • Buckinghamshire
    • Lincolnshire
  18. How often do the ministers that form the Cabinet meet to make important decisions about government policy?
    • Weekly
    • Every six months
    • Monthly
    • Every day
  19. How old was Queen Victoria when she became Queen in 1837?
    • 16 years old
    • 18 years old
    • 15 years old
    • 23 years old
  20. Who directed the movie ‘Four Weddings and a Funeral’ in 1994?
    • Mike Newell
    • Hugh Hudson
    • Nicolas Roeg
    • Kevin MacDonald
  21. Where is the ‘Eden Project’ located?
    • Devon
    • Cornwall
    • Doncaster
    • Dublin
  22. Which two countries developed the ‘Concorde’ aircraft?
    • France and Britain
    • Germany and Switzerland
    • USA and Canada
    • Germany and Italy
  23. What is the compulsory school leaving age in the UK?
    • 16
    • 17
    • 18
    • 10
  24. Who designed the Clifton Suspension Bridge located over the Avon George?
    • Isambard Kingdom Brunel
    • Richard Arkwright
    • Robert Adam
    • Sir Norman Foster

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