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Last Updated: Tuesday October 14 2003 12:21 GMT

Legal ages quiz-sheet

1) From what age can you have your own bank account?
  • A: 10
  • B: 5
  • C: From birth
2) If it's okay with your parents how old must you be to get married?
  • A: 11
  • B: 16
  • C: 21

3) If you're younger than 16, can you buy fireworks without an adult being there?

  • Yes
  • No

4) How old do you have to be to buy cigarettes?

  • A: 21
  • B: 18
  • C: 16

5) From what age can you start to vote in an election?

  • A: 16
  • B: 17
  • C: 18

6) Can 12-year-olds buy pets on their own?

  • A: Yes
  • B: No, they must have an adult with them

7) At what age can you officially change your name?

  • A: 16
  • B: 21
  • C: 35
8) How old to you have to be to get a tattoo?
  • A: 16
  • B: 17
  • C: 18

9) At the moment, from what age can you learn to drive?

  • A: 17
  • B: 18
  • C: 21

10) From what age can you buy alcohol?

  • A: 16
  • B: 18
  • C: 21



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