State the preamble to the U.S. Constitution?
people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish
justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote
the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our
posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of
How many articles are there in the U.S. Constitution?
How many amendments are there in the U.S. Constitution?
How many people signed the U.S. Constitution?
When was the U.S. Constitution signed?
17 September, 1787.
What do each of the articles of the U.S. Constitution cover?
I – The Legislative Branch
II – The Presidency
III – The Judiciary
IV – The States
V – The Amendment Process
VI – Legal Status of the Constitution
VII. - Ratification
What year was the first amendment made?
What year was the 27th amendment made?
What are the first 10 amendments called?
When was the Bill of Rights ratified?
December 15, 1791
What are the first 10 amendments?
1: Freedom of religion
2: Right to bear Arms
3: No soldier should be quartered without consent of the Owner
4: Right against unreasonable search and seizure
5: Right to remain silent
6: Right to a speedy and public trial
7: Right to Trial by Jury
8: Concerns bails, fines and punishments
9: Guarantees and reserves the rights of the people
10: States, "The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution,
nor prohibited by it to
the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people"