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Life in the UK Test » Test 42

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1. What percentage of people identified themselves as Hindu in the 2009 Citizenship Survey?
2%
4%
6%
10%
2. Isambard Kingdom Brunei was famous for designing and building ______
Steam engines
Bridges
Skyscrapers
Motor cars
3. Forced Marriage Protection Orders were introduced in ______ for England, Wales and Northern Ireland
2007
2008
2009
2010
4. In Scotland, ______ people serve on a jury
8
12
15
20
5. British inventions were
(Choose any 2 answers)
Personal computer (PC)
Television
Diesel engine
Jet engine
6. Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as cutting or female circumcision, is legal in the UK
Yes, it's correct
No, it's illegal
7. John Constable (1776-1837) founded the modern police force in England
True
False He was a famous British landscape painter
8. There is a dragon on the official flag of Wales
True
False
9. During the Civil War supporters of King Charles I were called ______
Cavaliers
Luddites
Levellers
Roundheads
10. By joining a political party, you might be involved in:
(Choose any 2 answers)
Handing out leaflets in the street
Violent clashes with other political parties
Knocking on people's doors and asking for support
Joining your MP for sessions in the House of Commons
11. The BBC is financed by selling advertising space during television programmes
True
False It is financed by funds raised from TV licences
12. Stories associated with Geoffrey Chaucer are ______
The Ambridge Tales
The Canterbury Tales
The Westbury Tales
The London Tales
13. Famous British artists are:
(Choose any 2 answers)
Andy Murray
David Hockney
Henry Moore
Sir Edward Elgar
14. The official Church of state of the UK is the Church of England
Yes, This is correct
No, There is no official Church in the UK
15. What event is remembered on 5 November each year?
The end of the Second World War
A plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament in 1605
The defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1605
The Queen's birthday
16. The kingdoms of England and Scotland were united In 1707
True The term 'Great Britain' dates from the union in 1707 of England and Scotland
False
17. Organ donation in the UK is
a legal requirement
voluntary
compulsory required when you apply for a driving license
18. which of these products did the UK produce over half the world's supply in the 19th century?
(Choose any 3 answers)
Cotton cloth
Beer
Iron
Cigarettes
Rubber
Coal
19. A traditional food in Wales is Ulster fry
True
False Ulster fry is a traditional food of Northern Ireland
20. What can you do to reduce carbon footprint?
Do all your shopping from online
Buy duty-free products when you're abroad
Drive to the supermarket
Shop locally for products because the products you purchase will not have had to travel as far
21. The Northern Ireland Assembly can make decisions on
(Choose any 2 answers)
Agriculture issues
Defence issues
Foreign affairs
Social services
22. The Roman army left England after ______ years to defend other parts of their Empire
150
210
350
400
23. Famous gardens in the UK are:
(Choose any 2 answers)
Sissinghurst
Bodnant Garden
Snowdonia
London Eye
24. The Bill of Rights of 1689 limited the powers of ______
Judges
The king
The Church
Parliament
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The test is based on the offical book "Life in the UK Handbook 3rd Edition: A Guide for New Residents"