Practice Test 19 (24 questions):


1. What is Auld Lang Syne?

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

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3. By the middle of the 15th century, what had happened to the last of the Welsh rebellions?

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4. Which of the following is a famous UK landmark?

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5. Halloween is regarded historically as which of the following?

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6. Queen Elizabeth II is the head of state for which TWO of the following?

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7. Is it possible for the leader of the opposition to become Prime Minister?

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8. Who was the first person to sail single-handed around the world?

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9. What was Sir Christopher Cockerell famous for developing in the 1950s?

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10. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Mary Peters was an author who was later made a Dame in recognition of her work promoting literacy.

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11. In the 19th century the UK became a world centre for which of the following sectors or industries?

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

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