Practice Test 2 (24 questions):


13. There is no place in British society for which TWO of the following?

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14. If a member of Parliament (MP) resigns or dies, what is the election thatis held to replace them called?

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15. The people of which age were the first to make coins to be minted in Britain?

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16. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Life peers are appointed by the monarch.

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17. How did the British Empire evolve during the first half of the 20th century?

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18. Which of James II's relatives were strictly Protestant?

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19. Which famous leader said the following: 'We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.'

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20. What did missionaries teach the Anglo-Saxons?

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21. King Edward I of England annexed Wales to the crown of England by which statute?

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22. Which 19th century author created famous characters such as Mr Micawber and Scrooge?

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23. Which of the following is the fastest person to have sailed around the world, single-handed?

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24. A poll card includes which TWO pieces of information?

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