Life in the UK Test » 2

"The Life in the United Kingdom Test" is a test for individuals seeking Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK or naturalisation as a British citizen. The test lasts for 45 minutes, the entrants have to answer 24 questions. the test is based on chapters 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 of a handbook third edition 2013 "Life in the UK Handbook 3rd Edition: A Guide for New Residents" and it is still valid for 2017 exams. Remember that you need to get at least 75% to pass this test

  1. What is the correct order of the National Days?
  2. When is Christmas Eve?
  3. Pubs are usually open from ______
  4. On Valentine's Day people exchange gifts and cards and send anonymous cards to people they secretly admire
  5. 'The Canterbury Tales' was one of the first books to be printed by William Caxton, the first person in England to print books using a printing press
  6. What is the minimum age for drinking alcohol in a hotel or restaurant?
  7. Life peers have to be Christians
  8. What can be done to protect a person from being forced into a marriage, or to protect a person in a forced marriage?
  9. Who is the heir to the throne?
  10. The present voting age of 18 was set in
  11. Nowadays The House of Commons can overrule the House of Lords
  12. Lent begins on _____
  13. Anyone who is violent toward their partner (whether they are a man or a woman, married or living together) can not be prosecuted
  14. Sir Francis Drake's ship the 'Golden Hind', was one of the first to sail right around/circumnavigate ______
  15. In Northern Ireland, cases are heard by a District Judge or Deputy District Judge, who is legally qualified and paid
  16. UK MPs are elected on the basis of
  17. What is the name and the date of the National Day of Wales?
  18. When is the New Year celebrated in the United Kingdom?
  19. People usually have roast ______ for Christmas Dinner
  1. The Middle Ages or the medieval period was a time of almost constant war
  2. In 1928 women in Britain received voting rights at the same age as men
  3. The government, public bodies and the courts must follow the principles of the European Convention
  4. All dogs in public places must wear ______
  5. Judges are responsible for interpreting the law and ensuring that trials are conducted fairly

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