Ultimate Trivia Quiz On Life In The UK

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What do you know about life in the United Kingdom? Do you think you have a good knowledge of this country? This ultimate trivia quiz on life in the UK will review your understanding of the country. The UK is where you can find the best tourist places, special cuisines, historical places, and much more to explore. If you have been considering relocating to this country, it's time to check your basic knowledge about the UK before you leave. You can share it with your friends interested in UK culture.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which landmark is a prehistoric monument that still stands in the English county of Wiltshire?
    • A. 

      Stonehenge

    • B. 

      Hadrian's Wall

    • C. 

      Offa's Dyke

    • D. 

      Fountains Abbey

  • 2. 
    Name the admiral who died in a sea battle in 1805 and has a monument in Trafalgar Square, London.
    • A. 

      Cook

    • B. 

      Drake

    • C. 

      Nelson

    • D. 

      Raleigh

  • 3. 
    In 1801, what was the new version of the official flag of the United Kingdom created called?
    • A. 

      The British Standard

    • B. 

      The Royal Banner

    • C. 

      The St George Cross

    • D. 

      The Union Jack

  • 4. 
    Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland?
    • A. 

      St Andrew

    • B. 

      St David

    • C. 

      St George

    • D. 

      St Patrick

  • 5. 
    Which flower is worn traditionally by people on Remembrance Day?
    • A. 

      Poppy

    • B. 

      Lily

    • C. 

      Daffodil

    • D. 

      Iris

  • 6. 
    Which sporting event was hosted in London in 2012?
    • A. 

      The Commonwealth Games

    • B. 

      The Cricket World Cup

    • C. 

      The European Football Championship

    • D. 

      The Paralympic Games

  • 7. 
    At her jubilee in the year 2012, how many years as the queen did Queen Elizabeth II celebrate?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      40

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      60

  • 8. 
    What was the second-largest party in the House of Commons usually known as?
    • A. 

      The Senate

    • B. 

      The Opposition

    • C. 

      The Lords

    • D. 

      The Other Side

  • 9. 
    From which age can you be asked to serve on a jury?
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      21

    • D. 

      25

  • 10. 
    What title is given to the person who chairs the debates in the House of Commons?
    • A. 

      The Chairman

    • B. 

      The Speaker

    • C. 

      The Leader of the House

    • D. 

      The Prime Minister

  • 11. 
    During the 1950s, where did Britain set up bus driver recruitment centres?
    • A. 

      The West Indies

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 12. 
    When did married women gain the right to retain ownership of their own money and property in the UK?
    • A. 

      1882

    • B. 

      1870

    • C. 

      1752

    • D. 

      1792

  • 13. 
    When is the National Day for Wales?
    • A. 

      30 November

    • B. 

      1 March

    • C. 

      23 April

    • D. 

      17 March

  • 14. 
    Which three countries did Jewish people migrate from (and into the UK) to escape persecution during 1880-1910?
    • A. 

      Israel, Egypt, Jordan

    • B. 

      China, Japan, Korea

    • C. 

      USA, Canada, Mexico

    • D. 

      Poland, Ukraine, Belarus

  • 15. 
    How many members are there in the Northern Ireland Assembly?
    • A. 

      108 members

    • B. 

      182 members

    • C. 

      64 members

    • D. 

      264 members

  • 16. 
    Why did Britain admit 28, 000 people of Indian origin in the late 1960s and early 1970s?
    • A. 

      They were forced to leave Uganda.

    • B. 

      They were escaping religious persecution

    • C. 

      To address the shortages in skilled labour

    • D. 

      Because of an agreement with the Indian government

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