Practice Test 9 (24 questions):


13. Is the following statement TRUE or FALSE? A newspaper’s owner may try to influence government policy by running a campaign.

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14. Is the statement below TRUE or FALSE? It is legal to carry a weapon if it is for self-defence.

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15. What is Auld Lang Syne?

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16. Which Jewish religious festival happens in November or December every year?

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17. Where did the Boer War take place?

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18. Which of the following are usually associated with Easter?

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19. Which English king led his army to victory at the Battle of Agincourt?

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

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21. Which statement describes 'party politics' during the reign of William and Mary?

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22. Which Conservative Prime Minister succeeded Margaret Thatcher, and started the Northern Ireland peace process?

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23. Which of these sectors was nationalised by the post-war Labour government?

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24. Is the statement below TRUE or FALSE? The famous books Treasure Island and Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde were written by Kingsley Amis.

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