Theory Test Master

Exam 20

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Exam 20

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Who was defeated at the Battle of the Boyne?

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Which of the following actions is known as “canvassing”?

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What did the Factories Act of 1847 introduce?

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Which sport can be traced back to the 15th century in Scotland?

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Who was supported by clansmen from the Scottish highlands and raised and army in 1745?

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What name is given to the group of MPs from the opposition?

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Which two countries developed the Concorde, the world’s only supersonic commercial airliner?

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The leader of the opposition appoints senior opposition MPs. They form a group whose role is to challenge the government and put forward alternative policies. What are they called?

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What name is given to the territories which are linked to the UK but not part of it?

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What happened to Charles I after he was in prison?

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Who was an important contributor to the ‘pop art’ movement of the 1960’s?

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Which of the following plays was written by William Shakespeare?

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Which was the last successful foreign invasion of England that took place in 1066?

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During the Great Depression in the 1930s which industry was badly affected?

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Which festival celebrates the end of Ramadan, when Muslims have fasted for a month?

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What type of literature are the Canterbury Tales?

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Where was Anne Boleyn, the wife of Henry VIII, executed?

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Which novel written by JRR Tolkien was voted the country’s best-loved novel in 2003?

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