27 Amendments of the Consitution quick study flash cards

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1. 
The 7th Amendment explains people;s rights in __________.
 
Civil cases
 
2. 
The voting age was lowered to __________ by the 26th Amendment.
 
Eighteen
 
3. 
The production and sale of _________ in the U.S. was outlawed by the 18 amendment
 
Liquor
 
4. 
The 19 Amendment gave ________ the right to vote.
 
Women
 
5. 
The 8 Amendment provides information on fines,_______, and punishment.
 
Bails
 
6. 
The 6th Amendment gives Americans the right to a fair and speedy _______.
 
Trail
 
7. 
The 2nd Amendment gives U.S. citizens the right to bear ________.
 
arms
 
8. 
People do not have to provide ____________ with food and shelter in times of peace, according to the 3rd Amendment.
 
Soldiers
 
9. 
Twelve amendments to the Constitution were submitted by __________ for approval by the states:ten of theses were approved and are the Bill of Rights
 
Congress
 
10. 
Freedom of the press, speech, and _________ is provided by the 1st Amendment.
 
religion
 
11. 
The rights of people involved in _________ are described in the 5th Amendment.
 
Criminal cases
 
12. 
Congress was given the right to collect _________ by the 16th amendments.
 
income taxes
 
13. 
the 15th Amendment gave ___________ Americans the right to vote
 
Africans Americans
 
14. 
the 18th Amendment outlawed _____ of the U.S.
 
liqour
 
15. 
The 15th Amendment gave _____ Americans the right to vote.
 
African Americans
 
16. 
In 1789, _____ submitted 12 amendments to the states for approval:ten were approved and now called the Bill of Tights.
 
Congress
 
17. 
The 5th amendment describes the right of people involved in _________ cases
 
criminal
 
18. 
Th e1st Amendment provides freedom of speech, _________, and the press.
 
religion
 
19. 
The 3rd Amendment deals with providing _____________ with food and housing.
 
Soldiers
 
20. 
The 16th Amendment gives Congress the right to collect _____ taxes.
 
income taxes
 
21. 
The 19th Amendment gave ________ the right to vote.
 
women
 
22. 
Information on ____________, fines and punishments is given in the 8th Amendment.
 
Bails
 
23. 
The 7th Amendment describes the rights of people involved in ________ cases.
 
Civil
 
24. 
The 26th Amendment lowered the voting age to ____________.
 
18
 
25. 
Th 6th Amendment guarantees citizens the right to a fair and speedy ____________
 
trial
 
26. 
The 4th Amendment deals with search and arrest __________.
 
warrents
 
27. 
The 2nd Amendment gives citizens the right to bear __________ (gun)
 
arms
 
28. 
1st Amendment
 
provides for freedom of religion, speech and press
 
29. 
2nd Amendment
 
Provides for the right to bear arms
 
30. 
3rd Amendment
 
provides for housing of soldiers
 
31. 
4th
 
provides for search and arrest warrants
 
32. 
5th
 
provides for rights in criminal cases
 
33. 
6th
 
provides right to a fair trial
 
34. 
7th
 
provides for a persons' rights in civil cases
 
35. 
8th
 
provides for bails, fines, and punishments
 
36. 
13th
 
the stop of slavary
 
37. 
14th
 
gives the law that citizens rights cant be taken away
 
38. 
15th
 
gave African Americans the right to vote
 
39. 
16th
 
gave congress the right to collect income taxes
 
40. 
17th
 
states that the Americans citizens elect the U.S. senators instead of the state legislatures
 
41. 
18th
 
made it illegal to make or transport liquor
 
42. 
19th
 
gave women the right to vote
 
43. 
20th
 
states that if president dies during the electoral then vice president shall by president.
 
44. 
21st
 
amendment repeals the 18th amendment
 
45. 
26th
 
lowered the voting age to 18