27 terms

Constitution Amendments Quiz (pilkinton)

1st Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, petition, and assembly
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
3rd Amendment
Quartering soldiers
4th Amendment
Searches and seizures; warrants
5th Amendment
Due process; self-incrimination
6th Amendment
Rights of the accused
7th Amendment
Right to a trial by jury in civil cases
8th Amendment
excessive bail, and fines; cruel and unusual punishment
9th Amendment
unenumerated rights (not listed)
10th Amendment
powers of the state
11th Amendment
immunity of the states to certain suits
12th Amendment
revision of presidential election procedures
13th Amendment
abolition of slavery
14th Amendment
citizenship, due process, equal protection
15th Amendment
no denial of vote b/c of race, color, or previous enslavement
16th Amendment
power of congress to tax income
17th Amendment
popular election of senators
18th Amendment
prohibition of alcohol
19th Amendment
women's suffrage
20th Amendment
change of dates for presidential and congressional terms
21st Amendment
repeal of prohibition
22nd Amendment
limit on presidential terms
23rd Amendment
district of columbia vote in presidential elections
24th Amendment
ban on tax payment as voter qualification
25th Amendment
presidential succession, vice presidential vacancy, and presidential disability
26th Amendment
voting age of 18
27th Amendment
congressional pay