UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 1

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. How are proceedings in Parliament recorded?
    • By secretaries
    • By tape recorder
    • By TV and Hansard
    • None of the above
  3. When the first professional UK football clubs was were formed?
    • 19th century
    • 15th century
    • 14th century
    • 13th century
  4. Why is 1918 an important date in the history of women’s rights?
    • The first divorce laws were introduced.
    • Women were given the right to vote.
    • Equal pay laws were passed.
    • Women were made legally responsible for their children.
  5. In 1918, the First World War came to an end on the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month
    • True
    • False
  6. Regulations and Directives are the main aspects of the EU legislation
    • True
    • False
  7. Other than Westminster, the Scottish Parliament has the authority to pass legislation on anything
    • True
    • False
  8. In UK, the number of people aged ______ and above are maintained in records
    • 80
    • 90
    • 95
    • 85
  9. In many families, women contribute_________ in childcare and housework
    • Less share
    • Major share
    • Some share
    • None of the above
  10. What document specifies the list of furniture and fittings in a property?
    • Inclusive
    • An accessory list
    • A log
    • An inventory
  11. Government ministers are being questioned by the Members of Parliament during
    • Question Time
    • Cabinet meetings
    • None of the above
  12. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • Both Jane Austen and Charles Dickens are famous novelists.
    • Both Jane Austen and Charles Dickens are famous painters.
  13. What animal is represented in the Welsh flag?
    • A tiger
    • A cat
    • A lion
    • A dragon
  14. Who is the ceremonial head of the Commonwealth?
    • The President of the United Nations
    • The Prime Minister of the UK
    • The Pope
    • The British Queen
  15. According to the Citizenship Survey carried out in the UK in 2009, what percentage of the population identified themselves as Hindu?
    • 8%
    • 5%
    • 4%
    • 2%
  16. Where was Margaret Thatcher born?
    • Bedfordshire
    • Cheshire
    • Buckinghamshire
    • Lincolnshire
  17. Which of the following is a traditional food from Northern Ireland?
    • Roast beef
    • Ulster fry
    • Sausage casserole
    • Haggis
  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. When did the first farmers arrive in Britain?
    • 6,000 years ago
    • 9,000 years ago
    • 10,000 years ago
    • 12,000 years ago
  20. In which English county is the monument of Stonehenge located?
    • Cheshire
    • Cornwall
    • Wiltshire
    • Bedfordshire
  21. When did hereditary peers lose the automatic right to attend the House of Lords?
    • 1992
    • 1990
    • 1991
    • 1999
  22. Which of the following is a traditional English food?
    • Roast beef
    • French fries
    • Haggis
    • Ulster fry
  23. When does the Edinburgh Festival take place?
    • Every winter
    • Every summer
    • Every spring
    • Every autumn
  24. When did ‘the Concorde’ aircraft flew for the first time?
    • In 1967
    • In 1969
    • In 1922
    • In 1933

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