Unicameral Legislature: Definition & Overview


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Which is NOT a true characteristic of a unicameral legislature?

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1. Which of the following is not an example of a unicameral legislature?

2. Which of the following best explains the meaning of nonpartisanship in Nebraska's Unicameral Legislature?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo is designed to help you understand what a unicameral legislature is and how it works. Additional concepts you will be tested on include the advantages and disadvantages of a unicameral legislature.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you will be tested on your understanding of:

  • Knowing what states or countries have a unicameral legislature
  • Characteristics of a unicameral legislature
  • Non-partisanship in a certain unicameral legislature

Skills Practiced

In addition, this quiz and worksheet allow you to practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on unicameral legislatures
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of non-partisanship in unicameral legislatures
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as advantages and disadvantages of unicameral legislatures
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding characteristics of a unicameral legislature and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Learn more about unicameral legislatures and how they work by referring to the lesson titled Unicameral Legislature: Definition & Overview. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define unicameral legislature
  • Learn about states and countries that have unicameral legislatures
  • Identify advantages and disadvantages of unicameral legislatures