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UK History 1950s

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In 1970 ... ?
Option : 1 in 7 UK families owned a car
Option : 1 in 13 UK families owned a car
Option : 1 in 20 UK families owned a car
Option : 1 in 100 UK families owned a car
Answer : 1 in 7 UK families owned a car
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In 1951 the UK population was ... ?
Option : About 10,000,000
Option : About 25,000,000
Option : About 30,000,000
Option : About 50,000,000
Answer : About 50,000,000
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In 1950 the average UK annual salary was ... ?
Option : 13
Option : 30
Option : 70
Option : 101
Answer : 101
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Queen Elizabeth II was crowned in 1957. True or False ... ?
Option : True
Option : False
Answer : False
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Which entertainment competition was first televised in 1956 ... ? [---------- ---- -------]
Answer : Eurovision Song Contest
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In 1952 who was elected Conservative Prime Minister ... ? [------- ---------]
Answer : Winston Churchill
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In 1950 which country demanded that Britain remove all its troops from a waterway ... ?
Answer : Egypt
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1953 saw the public premiere of the Irish play Waiting for -----
Answer : Godot
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In 1959 ... ?
Option : 1 in 3 UK families owned a car
Option : 1 in 7 UK families owned a car
Option : 1 in 15 UK families owned a car
Option : 1 in 50 UK families owned a car
Answer : 1 in 3 UK families owned a car
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In 1956 what did British Rail rename its Third Class service ... ? [------ -----]
Answer : Second Class

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