Articles of the Constitution And Bill Of Rights

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The Articles


Article #Title
Article 1Legislative Branch
Article 2Executive Branch
Article 3Judicial Branch
Article 4Powers of the States
Article 5Amending the Constitution
Article 6National Supremacy
Article 7Ratification process for the Constitution (9/13 States)

The Bill of Rights (Amendments 1-10)

Amendment #Title
Amendment 1Basic Rights and Freedoms
Amendment 2Right to Bear Arms
Amendment 3Quartering Troops
Amendment 4Search and Seizure
Amendment 5Rights of the Accused
Amendment 6Right to speedy and Fair Trial
Amendment 7Right to Trial by Jury
Amendment 8Bail and Punishment
Amendment 9Rights not specified (other rights)
Amendment 10Powers reserved by the states

Amendments 11-19

Amendment #TItle
Amendment 11Suits Against States
Amendment 12Election of the President and Vice Pres.
Amendment 13Abolish Slavery
Amendment 14Rights of citizens
Amendment 15right to vote
Amendment 16Income Tax
Amendment 17Election of Senators
Amendment 18Prohibition
Amendment 19Women Suffrage/ right to vote

Amendments 20-27

Question Answer
Amendment 20Lame Duck (Inauguration/Congress Assembles once a year)
Amendment 21repeal of prohibition
Amendment 22Limit on presidential term(4 Year Terms, 10 Years Maximum)
Amendment 23Voting in the district of columbia (D.C. Gets Electoral Votes)
Amendment 24Abolition of Poll Tax
Amendment 25Presidential Succession and disability
Amendment 26Voting Age 18
Amendment 27restraint on congressional Salaries