Practice Test 18 (24 questions):


1. Which composer, famously influenced by English folk music, died in 1958?

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2. Who or what is Clarice Cliff?

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3. Which king famously hid in an oak tree after escaping from the Battle of Worcester?

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4. Which country of the UK is not represented on the Union Flag?

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5. During the reign of Henry VII what happened to the power of the nobility in England?

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6. Is the statement below TRUE or FALSE? The Reformation failed in Scotland and the country remained strongly Catholic.

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7. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? The Channel Islands and the Isle of Man are part of the UK.

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8. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? James II favoured Roman Catholics and appointed some of them as army officers, even though an Act of Parliament had forbidden this.

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9. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? A responsibility of Police and Crime Commissioners is to set local policing budgets.

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10. Which political party was Clement Attlee a member of?

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11. Which of the following said 'I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat'?

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12. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? The Cenotaph in Trafalgar Square is a monument to Admiral Nelson.

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