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"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. When do you need a National Insurance number?
  2. Women do not work after having children
  3. When did the War of the Roses start?
  4. People aged 18 to 70 on the electoral register are ______ to serve on a jury
  5. When did women receive voting equality with men?
  6. How many member countries are in the European Union?
  7. The opposition party points out what they see as the government's
    (Choose any 2 answers)
  8. What is the National Anthem of the UK?
  9. There is a food that is traditionally associated with Scotland is ______
  10. What do people do on April 1st
  11. What is the purpose of National Insurance?
  12. St Andrew's Day is the national day of ______
  13. Population growth has been faster in more recent years because ______ have played a part in population growth
    (Choose any 2 answers)
  14. During Charles II's reign, in 1665, there was a major outbreak of plague in ______ where thousands of people died, especially in poorer areas
  15. Ealing Studios has a claim to being the ______ continuously working film studio facility in the world
  16. The UK originally decided not to join the European Union but it became a member in 1973
  17. Motor-car racing in the UK started in ______
  18. Northern Ireland Assembly has ______ elected members
  19. ______ is particularly remembered for the efficient and profitable way that he ran his fabric factories
  1. The Industrial Revolution was the rapid development of industry in Britain in the
  2. The UK is historically a ______ country
  3. The Anglo-Saxon kingdoms in ______ united under King Alfred the Great, who defeated the Vikings
  4. The Scots and the Normans fought on the border between
    (Choose any 2 answers)
  5. Charles II escaped from ______, famously hiding in an oak tree on one occasion, and eventually fled to Europe

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