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AHSGE Standard II

Standards for the Exit Exam Standard II
1st Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
2nd Amendment
right to bear arms
3rd Amendment
Quartering of Troops
4th Amendment
Freedom from unreasonable searches and seizures
13th Amendment
Ended Slavery
18th Amendment
Prohibition of Alcohol
19th Amendment
gave women the right to vote
(The Womens Suffrage Movement)
21th Amendment
Repealed the prohibition of alcohol
James Madison
Father of the Constitution
Separation of Powers
the division of power among the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of government
Marbury vs. Madison
landmark case establishing the principle of judicial review
Jim Crow Laws
Limited rights of blacks. Literacy tests, grandfather clauses and poll taxes limited black voting rights
Black Codes
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves
Three-Fifths Compromise
Agreement that each slave counted as three-fifths of a person in determining representation in the House for representation and taxation purposes (negated by the 13th amendment)