Life in the UK Test » 5

"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. An international organisation working to prevent war and maintain peace is
  2. There are ______ who are specialists in particular areas, and their knowledge is useful in making and checking laws
  3. When did the First World War end?
  4. The United Nations aims to
    (Choose any 2 answers)
  5. Young people will often dress up in frightening costumes to play 'trick or treat' on Halloween
  6. Where is St Patrick's Day celebrated on 17th March?
  7. You can volunteer with the police, and become a special constable or a lay representative
  8. England has ______ flower associated with it and sometimes worn on national saints' day
  9. The House of Lords is more powerful than The House of Commons
  10. It is important to recycle as much of your waste as you can because using recycled materials to make new products uses less energy and means that we need to extract fewer raw materials from the earth
  11. What is the National Citizen Service?
  12. The ______ is an informal way of helping people to settle minor disputes without spending a lot of time and money using a lawyer
  13. If police officers are corrupt or misuse their authority they are severely punished
  14. The King or Queen does not rule the country but appoints the government chosen by the people in a democratic election
  15. The Victoria Cross was introduced during the ______
  16. If you are self-employed, you have to pay your own tax
  17. If it is difficult for you to get to a polling station or polling place
  18. It is a serious criminal offence to drive a vehicle without insurance
  19. Boudicca was one of the tribal leaders who
  1. Henry VIII established the ______. In this new Church, the King rather than the Pope has the power to appoint bishops and defines how people should worship
  2. Many place names such as Grimsby and Scunthorpe, come from the ______ languages
  3. MPs are elected in a General Election held at least every ______ year(s)
  4. Young people can legally buy alcohol in pubs and off licences as soon as they are 15
  5. In the mid-19th century, the Chartists campaigned for democratic reforms including:
    (Choose any 3 answers)

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