Practice Test 6 (24 questions):


1. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? The Prime Minister appoints the cabinet.

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2. Who introduced a system called feudalism to Britain?

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3. The expression "a sticky wicket" comes from which sport?

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4. In 1690 William III defeated James II at which battle, which is still celebrated in Northern Ireland today?

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5. On which day is it traditional to eat pancakes?

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6. During the Middle Ages, which TWO languages were used across England?

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7. Who wrote The Planets?

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8. Which organisation was founded in 1895 and now has over 61,000 volunteers helping to preserve important buildings, the countryside and the coastline?

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9. Areas of protected countryside that everyone can visit and where people live, work and look after the landscape are called which of the following?

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10. Who is the head of the Church of England?

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11. Which of the following is one of the Queen's important ceremonial roles?

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12. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? After the Second World War, the British government encouraged workers from Ireland and other parts of Europe to come to the UK and help to rebuild Britain.

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