© 2016

27 Amendments

Set Details Share
Helpfulness: 0
created 5 years ago by edot99

Constitutional Amendments

Grade levels:
8th grade

show more

Amendment 1

Five Freedoms
Freedom of Religion
Freedom of speech
Freedom of the press
Freedom to assemble peacefully
Freedom to petition the government


Amendment 2

The right to bear arms. Federal government cannot take away the citizens right to own guns.


Amendment 3

Housing of soldiers/Quartering. People may not be forced to house and feed soldiers


Amendment 4

Search ans seizure. A warrant must be issued to search a home, or arrest someone.


Amendment 5

Rights in criminal cases. No forced testifying. No person may be tried for a crime twice after a verdict.


Amendment 6

Right to fair trial. Told of charges, right to speedy trial, right to a lawyer, and right to question witnesses.


Amendment 7

Rights in civil cases. Non criminal problems, like sueing.


Amendment 8

Bails, fines, and punishments. No crual of unusual punishment. No extra fines.


Amendment 9

Non mentioned rights.


Amendment 10

Reserved state powers. Powers lnot given to the federal government are owned and reserved for the states.


Amendment 11

State lawsuits. A state cannot be sued by a citizen from a different state or country.


Amendment 12

Presidiential elections. Rules of election.


Amendment 13

Ending slavery. Slavery becomes illegal.


Amendment 14

Due Process. Rights of all citizens may not be taken away by a state.


Amendment 15

Right for blacks(men) to vote. Gave former slaves the right to vote.


Amendment 16

Income tax. Congress may collect an income tax.


Amendment 17

Election of senators. People vote for senators.


Amendment 18

Prohibition of liqour. Alchohol declared illegal.


Amendment 19

Right of women to vote.


Amendment 20

Dates for terms of elected officials.


Amendment 21

Repeal pf amendment 18. Liqour is legal again.


Amendment 22

Limit of two terms for president.


Amendment 23

People may vote in Washington D.C.


Amendment 24

Poll tax declared unconstitutional


Amendment 25

Succesion of dead president.


Amendment 26

Voting at the age of 18.


Amendment 27

Salary increase in congress cannot take effect until next election.

Related pages

what is the sign of h for an exothermic reactiondarwin auxin experimentdigestive system easy notecardsmastering chemistry homework answers chapter 1dihybrid cross examplespearson essentials of anatomy and physiologyalternative splicing animationthe nucleic acid sequence in mrna is determined bytest bank for campbell biology ninth editionwhich of the following best describes the cerebrumdifference between magnification and resolutionucsd campus sizebulldog drink recipetemperate broadleaf forest climatevisceral membrane definitiongait pattern with caneeukaryotic cell quizpertaining to the liver medical termthe dorsal body cavityantonym of loitersociology glossaryhead righting reflex in infantsperistaltic contractiongastronemius veinfiber connective tissueanterior crestthe axial skeleton consists ofwhat turns the lac operon off and onmolecular homoplasyindependent assortment of chromosomes occursiodine sterilizationthe first practicing nurse epidemiologist wasinternal mammary artery anatomykeratin epidermispolar body definitionpituitary gland secretes what hormonewhich has the more negative electron affinity br or brphotosynthetic organisms are ______definition of medical asepsiswhat is the myelin sheath functionfetal pig mouthprocess of bone resorptionproconsul definitionventuri restaurantwhat causes cross bridge detachmentanimal farm battle of the cowshedmgf2 lewisnadh fadh2label the ear anatomy diagramsynovial cavity functione coli in emb agarchapter 12 spinal cord and spinal nervestotal buying power declines during periods of economicblood pressure in arterioleswhat are the two extracellular fluid compartments in the bodythe correct order for the renal tubules isthe lymphatic system is responsible fororganic molecule quizis 118 a good iq scoremonomers nucleic acidswhat surrounds the nucleuscentrosomes are sites where protein dimers assemble intoprefix and suffix flashcards printablerefractory period in cardiac muscleb12 fat solubleepimysium perimysium and endomysium are made ofdiffusion through a membrane state lab answersmicrobiology lab test 1ipsilateral rotationbnp blood test tube color