Practice Test 12 (24 questions):


1. Which British inventor was responsible for developing the television in the1920s?

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2. What are the BAFTAs the British equivalent of?

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3. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? The Education Act of 1944 is often called The Butler Act and introduced free secondary education in England and Wales.

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4. Holman Hunt, Millais and Rossetti were members of which important group of 19th century artists?

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5. Richard Arkwright is remembered for developing which of the following?

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6. Where in Ireland did the English government encourage Scottish and English Protestants to settle during the reigns of Elizabeth I and James I?

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7. How are local authorities funded?

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8. Acts of Parliament in 1870 and 1882 awarded which right to women?

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9. Is the statement below TRUE or FALSE? King Henry I was on the throne at the time of the Magna Carta.

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10. Which of the following countries is a member of the European Union?

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11. During which period of the Christian calendar is it traditional to fast?

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12. Which of the following, found in the Orkney Islands, is the best preserved prehistoric village in Northern Europe?

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