Practice Test 5 (24 questions):


13. Where did the people of the Bronze Age bury their dead?

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14. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Sir lan Botham captained the England rugby team.

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15. Which of the following is a British athlete who won gold medals at the 2004 Olympic Games?

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16. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Members of the House of Lords are elected by a constituency.

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17. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Adult citizens of all EU states may vote in General Elections.

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

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19. Who wrote musicals such as Cats, The Phantom of the Opera and Evita?

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20. The Six Nations Championship is associated with which sport?

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21. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? The Elizabethan period is remembered for the richness of its poetry and drama, especially the plays and poems of William Shakespeare.

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22. Which TWO of the following bands or groups are British?

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23. The Anglo-Saxon kingdoms in England united under which king to defeat the Vikings?

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24. Which Acts of Parliament, passed in 1832 and 1867, abolished rotten boroughs, gave more parliamentary seats to urban areas and greatly increased the right of people to vote?

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