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 4The states and the federal government
Article 5Method of Amendment
Article 6General provisions (supremacy clause)
Article 7Ratification of the Constitution

The Bill of Rights (Amendments 1-10)

Amendment #Title
Amendment 1Basic Rights and Freedoms
Amendment 2Right to Bear Arms
Amendment 3No Quartering of Troops
Amendment 4No Illegal Search and Seizure
Amendment 5Criminal Rights
Amendment 6Rights of accused persons
Amendment 7Rules of common law
Amendment 8No Cruel or Unusual Punishment
Amendment 9Rights retained by the people
Amendment 10Rights reserved to states and people

Amendments 11-19

Amendment #TItle
Amendment 11Limiting powers of federal courts
Amendment 12Election of President and Vice President separated
Amendment 13Abolition of slavery
Amendment 14Citizenship defined
Amendment 15Right to vote not denied by race, color, or slavery
Amendment 16Income Tax
Amendment 17Direct election of senators
Amendment 18Prohibition
Amendment 19Women's Suffrage

Amendments 20-27

Question Answer
Amendment 20Beginning of presidential/congressional terms (lame duck)
Amendment 21Repeal Prohibition
Amendment 22Two-term limit for presidency
Amendment 23Electoral College
Amendment 24No poll tax
Amendment 25Presidential Succession
Amendment 26Voting Age 18
Amendment 27Congressional Pay