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Can you name the specific answers to these sample questions from the 'Life in the United Kingdom' test for UK indefinite stays of leave or naturalisation?

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What is the title of the series of stories from the Middle Ages authored by Geoffrey Chaucer?
What major event in British history occurred in 1066?
Following the election of 2010, what type of cooperative-party system was instituted?
What is the common nickname for the United Kingdom's national flag?
Who served as Prime Minister during most of the duration of World War II?
What is the colloquial term applied to the trends, arts, and political movements of the 1960s?
What is the name of the charter, signed in 1215 by King John, that paved the way for individual liberties worldwide?
What is the official currency of the UK?
How many jurors are selected for a criminal trial in the Crown Court?
Which British computer scientist is responsible for inventing the World Wide Web?
What is the name of the British duo who wrote and composed the comic operas 'H.M.S. Pinafore' and 'The Pirates of Penzance'?
What is the name of the top-tier football league in England?
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Which important English female author wrote 'Emma' and 'Sense and Sensibility'?
Which modern festival, which involves children dressing in costumes, has its origins in an ancient Celtic pagan festivals signaling the harvest?
What is the national flower of Wales?
What is the capital city of the United Kingdom?
What is the name given for lobbying groups in the UK?
Which recent piece of legislation created a new executive position within the Scottish Parliament?
What is the legal voting age in UK elections?
What is the minimum age to obtain a driving licence for automobiles and motorcycles?
One of the two chambers in the UK Parliament is the House of Commons; what is the other called?
Which suffragette is credited with leading the passage of the Representation of the People act of 1918, which granted women over the age of 30 the right to vote?
Which system, in which the candidate with the most votes in an election with a plurality of candidates, is used to elect MPs?
Which disputed territory led the UK into a 74-day war with Argentina in 1982?

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