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14th (Fourteenth) Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that defines citizenship, grants citizenship to former slaves and defines voters as males at least 21 years of age
any person not a citizen or national of a country
being a legal member of a state and/or country
a person who comes to a country to live there permanently
law of blood
a person's citizenship at birth is the same as that of his or her biological mother or father
law of soil
a person's citizenship at birth is determined by the country where he or she was born
the process by which an immigrant becomes a citizen
someone who lives in a place for a minimum period of time
a legal member of a state and/or country
1. Defining Citizenship SS.7.C.2.1
Mr. Rhodes Civics Citizenship Vocab
Democracy in Action Chapter 14
amgv test #4
SS.912.A.3.1 Analyze the economic challenges to American farmers and farmers' responses to these challenges in the mid to late 1800s.
SS.912.A.2.7 Review the Native American experience.
SS.912.A.2.6 Compare the effects of the Black Codes and the Nadir on freed people, and analyze the sharecropping system and debt peonage as practiced in the United States.
SS.912.A.2.5 Assess how Jim Crow Laws influenced life for African Americans and other racial/ethnic minority groups.