The United States Constitution Questions: Quiz

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The United States Constitution Questions: Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote the United States Constitution?
    • A. 

      John Adams

    • B. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • C. 

      James Madison

    • D. 

      George Washington

  • 2. 
    What are the first three words of the Constitution?
    • A. 

      In these times

    • B. 

      We the People

    • C. 

      In the hope

    • D. 

      We declare freedom

  • 3. 
    The Bill of Rights is 
    • A. 

      Found in a document signed after the Constitution was written

    • B. 

      The first eleven amendments of the Constitution

    • C. 

      The first ten amendments of the Constitution

    • D. 

      In the Declaration of Independence

  • 4. 
    In what year was the Constitution ratified?
    • A. 

      1788

    • B. 

      1781

    • C. 

      1776

    • D. 

      1787

  • 5. 
    What state was the ninth and final state to ratify the Constitution?
    • A. 

      Maine

    • B. 

      New Hampshire

    • C. 

      Connecticut

    • D. 

      Delaware

  • 6. 
    What age must a person reach before becoming eligible to be a senator?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      32

  • 7. 
    Which amendment forbids soldiers from occupying the homes of citizens?
    • A. 

      Amendment VI

    • B. 

      Amendment III

    • C. 

      Amendment X

    • D. 

      Amendment XI

  • 8. 
    Who is considered the President of the Senate?
    • A. 

      The Majority Whip in the House

    • B. 

      The Speaker of the House

    • C. 

      The Senate Majority Leader

    • D. 

      The Vice President of the United States

  • 9. 
    Who is third in line after the President and Vice President?
    • A. 

      The whack job with initials NP

    • B. 

      The Senate Majority Leader

    • C. 

      The White House Press Secretary

    • D. 

      Wolf Blitzer

  • 10. 
    What amendment gives a citizen the right to a speedy trial?
    • A. 

      There is no such amendment in the Constitution

    • B. 

      Amendment II

    • C. 

      Amendment VI

    • D. 

      Amendment X