Devolution: Definition, Theory & Examples

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Devolution is a process of _____.

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1. How do devolution and federalism differ?

2. Why might regions ask for a devolved government?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This worksheet and quiz go over various information about devolution. You will also find questions involving real-world examples of devolution.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be testing what you know about:

  • What devolution is
  • Why people might pursue devolution
  • The country or countries that proceeded with devolution

Skills Practiced

Added benefits to this quiz include practicing your skills in:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on devolution
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast processes from the lesson, such as devolution and federalism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Scotland's interactions with the British crown

Additional Learning

Increase the scope of what you know about devolution by studying the lesson entitled Devolution: Definition, Theory & Examples. Read and learn more about:

  • Two real-world examples of devolution
  • The process at the center of devolution
  • Disagreements related to devolution
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