How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

27 terms

amendment flashcards

STUDY
PLAY
1
Five Freedoms: Religion, Assembly, Press, Petition, Speech
2
Right to Bear Arms
3
No quartering troops
4
No illegal searches and seizures
5
Trial can not be held unless person is formally charged
6
Rights to a lawyer and a fair trial, be informed of nature of crime, quick trial, trial held in area where crime took place, allowed to hear and question witnesses, allowed a lawyer
7
Jury trial in federal cases. sue for at least $20
8
No excessive bail or unreasonable punishment
9
powers to the people
10
power to the states
11
suits against states(1795)
12
provides for electoral college to use secret ballots to vote for president
13
abolishment of slavery 1865
14
equal protection for law of everyone
15
black male right to vote 1870
16
congress has power to collect income tax
17
people directly elect senators
18
prohibition of alcoholic beverages
19
women's suffrage
20
lame duck amendment; president takes office January 20th
21
repeal prohibition (18th)
22
president can only serve two terms( 8 years max)
23
people of dc can vote; president and vp need 3 electoral votes
24
abolition of poll tax
25
presidential succession
26
18 years old have right to vote
27
delay of congressional pay raises