British Citizenship Test 1

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British Citizenship Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Which category of people does the charity, Age UK, work with? 
    • A. 

      Teenagers

    • B. 

      Old people

    • C. 

      Young adult

    • D. 

      Adolescent

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is an area of basalt columns that resulted from volcanic lava?
    • A. 

      Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park

    • B. 

      The Eden Project

    • C. 

      Snowdonia

    • D. 

      The Giant's Causeway

  • 3. 
    Who in the United Kingdom get the following: right to actively participate in election, liberty from unfair treatment, liberty to speak and a right to fair trial in the law court? 
    • A. 

      Citizens only

    • B. 

      Residents only

    • C. 

      Both citizens and residents

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Cenotaph is the focal point of the Remembrance Day service. Where is it located?
    • A. 

      Canterbury, Kent

    • B. 

      Eastbourne, East Sussex

    • C. 

      Whitehall, London

    • D. 

      Reading, Berkshire

  • 5. 
    All citizens of the United Kingdom can hold a public office EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Ex-convict

    • B. 

      Members of the armed forces

    • C. 

      Civil servants

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The city that is referred to as the "home of golf" is:   
    • A. 

      Salisbury

    • B. 

      St. Andrews

    • C. 

      Swansea

    • D. 

      Norfolk

  • 7. 
    At what age is an individual qualified for a free TV licence? 
    • A. 

      65

    • B. 

      70

    • C. 

      70 and above

    • D. 

      75 and above

  • 8. 
    How many gold medal(s) did Dame Kelly Homes win for participating in the 2004 Olympic games?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      0

  • 9. 
    11th of November 1918, remains one of the most notable dates in history because:
    • A. 

      The First World War started

    • B. 

      The Great War was lost to Germany

    • C. 

      The First World War ended

    • D. 

      The Great War took a new phase

  • 10. 
    The following are the reason why NATO was formed EXCEPT
    • A. 

      To ensure that its members are at peace with each other

    • B. 

      To defend and encourage human rights in member countries

    • C. 

      Encourage international security and serenity

    • D. 

      Offer an helping hand to each other in the face of attack

  • 11. 
    What is the role of the speaker during political debates?
    • A. 

      To keep the order during the debate

    • B. 

      To ensure that rules are adhered to

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    Which year was the film "Chariots of Fire" produced?
    • A. 

      1971

    • B. 

      1981

    • C. 

      1991

    • D. 

      1961

  • 13. 
    Which National Museum is in Cardiff?
    • A. 

      National Museum of Wales

    • B. 

      National Army Museum

    • C. 

      National Railway Museum

    • D. 

      National Maritime Museum

  • 14. 
    Why is the Council of Europe initiated?
    • A. 

      To ensure that its members are at peace with each other

    • B. 

      To defend and encourage human rights in member countries

    • C. 

      Encourage international security and serenity

    • D. 

      Offer an helping hand to each other in the face of attack

  • 15. 
    Tax is expected to be paid on all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Dividends from investment

    • B. 

      Income from Betting activities

    • C. 

      Taxable benefits

    • D. 

      Income from saving

  • 16. 
    Which of the following option is correct?
    • A. 

      Britain was invaded by the Jutes, the Angles and the Saxon

    • B. 

      Only the Jutes and the Saxon invaded Britain

    • C. 

      Only the Jutes and the Angles invaded Britain

    • D. 

      Only the Saxon and the Angles invaded Britain

  • 17. 
    The MOT test for vehicles is compulsory for? 
    • A. 

      Vehicles that are more than two years, but less than three years old

    • B. 

      Vehicles that are less than three years old

    • C. 

      Vehicles that are less than two years old

    • D. 

      Vehicles that are more than three years old

  • 18. 
    Which of the option is correct?
    • A. 

      England, Wales, Northern Ireland and The Isle of Man are part of the UK

    • B. 

      England, Northern Ireland and The Isle of Man are part of the UK

    • C. 

      England, Wales and The Isle of Man are part of the UK

    • D. 

      England, Wales and Northern Ireland are part of the UK

  • 19. 
    What year was the Saxon king of England killed? 
    • A. 

      1066

    • B. 

      1056

    • C. 

      1166

    • D. 

      1156

  • 20. 
    Sir Francis Chichester was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II, being the first person to
    • A. 

      Have sailed around the world in the shortest possible time

    • B. 

      Have sailed around the United Kingdom

    • C. 

      Have sailed around the world alone (single-handed)

    • D. 

      Have sailed around the world

  • 21. 
    The name given to the House of parliament clock after Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee (in 2012) is?
    • A. 

      The Royal Tower

    • B. 

      The Queen's Clock

    • C. 

      Elizabeth Tower

    • D. 

      The British Clock

  • 22. 
    How many Assembly Member constitute the Welsh National Assembly?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      60

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      30

  • 23. 
    The capital city of the United Kingdom is:
    • A. 

      Liverpool

    • B. 

      London

    • C. 

      Newcastle

    • D. 

      Cambridge

  • 24. 
    How many member countries constitute the Council of Europe?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      59

    • C. 

      39

    • D. 

      47