United Kingdom Quizzes & Trivia

The United Kingdom is the successor of the British Empire, what was once the largest empire in history. It is composed of several states and is one of the most important countries in the Europe and in the whole world. But do you know much about it? Do you know enough about its traditions, its people and its rich world history?

What was the year when Britain was conquered by Normans under William the Conqueror? What was the name of the famous British scientist responsible for the three basic laws of motion? What was the year when Scotland and England united to form a single country named “Great Britain”? Answer these and find out more about the United Kingdom by attempting our quizzes. God Save the Queen!


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    Which landmark is a prehistoric monument which still stands in the English county of Wiltshire?

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    The richest in society should pay a great deal more tax than everyone else

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    Which of these statements is correct?

Read and choose the right answer

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    The original inhabitants of Britain were:

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    The dominant literary form during the Victorian era was the




United Kingdom Questions & Answers


The original inhabitants of Britain were:
The answer is incorrect. Celts came before romans, in the middle of the fifth century.
Old English was
Germanic language
What is the difference between GMT and BST?
There are different time zones in the world, and those time zones are meant to be used in determining the actual time of a particular place as the mean sun passes through the Greenwich Observatory. GMT and BST are examples of those time zones. GMT is
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