You might find the following test questions from the 1940s and 50s extremely difficult.
They come from the 11 Plus entrance exams, a entrance exam issued by British grammar schools 60 years ago. The questions have been republished in the “Eleven-Plus Book.”
The exam was taken by 11-year-olds hoping to get into grammar school, the selective tier of the English state school system.
English grammar schools still run entrance exams, but the format today is different.
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