Practice Test 9 (24 questions):


1. The four shortlisted works for the Turner Prize are shown at which London venue?

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2. Which evangelical Christian and member of Parliament helped to change the laws on slavery?

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3. What is the capital city of Scotland?

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4. Is the statement below TRUE or FALSE? There are no differences between the court systems of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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5. Which TWO of the following are British inventions or discoveries?

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6. The UK belongs to which TWO international bodies?

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7. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Richard Arkwright is particularly remembered for his wig-making.

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8. During the 17th century, many people left Britain and Ireland to settle in which of the following places?

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9. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? Some people rent land away from home called an allotment, where they can grow fruit and vegetables.

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10. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? All Acts of Parliament are made in the name of the Prime Minister.

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11. Housing, debt, employment and consumer rights are covered by whichlaw?

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12. Which of the following is a famous composer who wrote operas such as Peter Grimes and Billy Budd?

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