How to Pass the Life in the UK Test: Succeed in Your Application for Naitonalisation as a British Citizen or Indefinite Leave to Remain

How to Pass the Life in the UK Test: Succeed in Your Application for Naitonalisation as a British Citizen or Indefinite Leave to Remain

by Chris Tyreman

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$19.95

Overview

One in three applicants fail the Life in the UK Test and are refused citizenship or settlement. This indispensable book, with over 750 practice questions, provides unbeatable preparation to help you pass. Inside you will find:

an introductory test to check your current knowledge

carefully grouped questions that will aid learning and identify weak areas

five confidence building tests of 24 questions each, just like the real test

appendices of useful facts that will help you to revise

After reading How to Pass the Life in the UK Test you will know what to expect, be confident in your knowledge and feel ready to take the test.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780749457235
Publisher: Kogan Page, Ltd.
Publication date: 09/28/2010
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author


Chris Tyreman has written How to Master Nursing Calculations, How to Pass QTS Numeracy Tests and co-authored How to Master the UKCAT.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to the test 1

Taking the test 2

Practice test 1 3

2 A changing society 7

Migration to Britain 8

The changing role of women 13

Children, family and young people 17

3 UK today: a profile 23

Population 24

The nations and regions of the UK 31

Religion 32

Customs and traditions 37

4 How the UK is governed 43

The British Constitution 44

The UK in Europe and the world 57

5 Everyday needs 62

Housing 63

Services in and for the home 67

Money and credit 69

Health 71

Education 77

Leisure 80

Travel and transport 82

6 Employment 88

Looking for work 89

Equal rights and discrimination 91

At work 92

Working for yourself 96

Childcare and children at work 97

7 Knowing the law 101

The rights and duties of a citizen 101

8 Practice tests 2 to 6 106

Practice test 2 107

Practice test 3 110

Practice test 4 114

Practice test 5 118

Practice test 6 122

9 Answers 126

Appendix 1 Human rights 138

Appendix 2 Commonwealth countries 139

Appendix 3 Life in the UK website addresses 140

Appendix 4 Important dates in history 142

Appendix 5 Important dates in the UK calendar 144

Appendix 6 Important abbreviations 145

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