Quiz A: The Constitution

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 50

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The first ten amendments of the Constitution are known as:
    • A. 

      The Articles

    • B. 

      The Preamble

    • C. 

      The Bill of Rights

    • D. 

      The Separation of Powers

  • 2. 
    Which of the following wrote the Declaration of Independence?
    • A. 

      Washington

    • B. 

      Madison

    • C. 

      Adams

    • D. 

      Jefferson

  • 3. 
    How many amendments are there in the U.S. Constitution?
    • A. 

      26

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      13

    • E. 

      27

  • 4. 
    Due Process is found in which of the following Amendments?
    • A. 

      1 & 8

    • B. 

      4 & 13

    • C. 

      5 & 14

    • D. 

      4 & 6

  • 5. 
    The right to counsel is provided by which amendment?
    • A. 

      4th

    • B. 

      5th

    • C. 

      8th

    • D. 

      6th

  • 6. 
    The right against unreasonable search and seizure is contained in the:
    • A. 

      First Amendment

    • B. 

      Fourth Amendment

    • C. 

      Fifth Amendment

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 7. 
    Cruel and unusual punishment is addressed in which Amendment?
    • A. 

      Second

    • B. 

      First

    • C. 

      Fourth

    • D. 

      Eighth

    • E. 

      Fourteenth

  • 8. 
    "No warrants shall issue, but upon probale cause," is contained in which Amendment?
    • A. 

      First

    • B. 

      Fourth

    • C. 

      Fifth

    • D. 

      Sixth

  • 9. 
    "Excessive bail shall not be required," is part of which Amendment?
    • A. 

      Eighth

    • B. 

      Fourth

    • C. 

      Fourteenth

    • D. 

      Sixth

  • 10. 
    Prior to the ______ Amendment being ratified, the Bill of Rights applied only to the federal government.
    • A. 

      Ninth

    • B. 

      First

    • C. 

      Fifth

    • D. 

      Fourteenth

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