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1.What is the official name of the country whose language you study?
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
How many countries does the United Kingdom consist of?
What is the capital of Scotland?
What is the capital of Wales?
5. What is the capital of Northern Ireland?
What is the capital of England?
What is the state system of the United Kingdom (the UK)?
a parliamentary republic
a limited monarch
8. What is the symbol of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland?
a) a bald eagle
c) a rose
What is the name of the British national flag?
the Union Jack
the Saint Andrew’s Cross
the Saint David’s Cross
What is the emblem of England?
a red rose
What is the emblem of Scotland?
What are the emblems of Wales?
a shamrock, a clover and a red hand
a red rose and the Saint George’s cross
a leek, a dragon, a daffodil, a dove
What is the emblem of Northern Ireland?
a red rose
14. What chambers does the British Parliament consist of?
a) the Senate and the House of Representatives
b) the House of Lords and the House of Commons
c) the Cabinet of Ministers and the Shadow Cabinet?
Who presides in the House of Lords?
the Lord Chancellor
Who presides in the House of Commons?
a) the Lord Chancellor
the Chancellor of the Exchequer
Where does the British Premier live and work?
at 10 Downing Street
in the Houses of Parliament
in Buckingham Palace
What natural resources bring the most profits to the British economy?
In what sector of the economy does the majority of the population work?
in primary industries
in secondary industries
in tertiary industries
What is the fastest way to cross the English Channel?
through the Channel Tunnel (the Chunnel)
What is the most important airport in Great Britain?
What is the main cathedral of the Anglican Church?
Saint Paul’s Cathedral
23. What is the official religion in the United Kingdom?
24. What is the school-leaving age in the United Kingdom?