Practice Test 6 (24 questions):


13. Who wrote Paradise Lost?

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14. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? The UK is a parliamentary democracy.

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

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16. When did Parliament as we know it today begin to develop?

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17. Sir Anthony Van Dyck was famous as which of the following?

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

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19. What significant problem arose for Britain from trading and settlements overseas in the 19th century?

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20. Who became queen after the death of Edward VI?

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21. Which of the following is a ministerial position appointed to the cabinet?

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22. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Shakespeare wrote the line 'The darling buds of May'.

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23. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? You must always tell a canvasser how you intend to vote.

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24. The House of Lords has which of the following powers?

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