The U.S. Constitution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Griswold v. Connecticut, the plaintiffs used the 9th Amendment as justification for the right to:

Question 2 2. The Miranda Rights do what?

Question 3 3. How are the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments referred to?

Question 4 4. Why were political reformers of the Progressive Era concerned about the influence of political machines?

Question 5 5. How long did it take for three-fourths of the states to ratify the 26th Amendment?

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Question 6 6. The 4th Amendment protects citizens from:

Question 7 7. 'The Bill of Rights guarantees the rights of U.S. citizens as much, or more, than the citizens any other country. It does this in a way that had never been done before. The Bill of Rights is also important because {Blank}'

Question 8 8. Under the First Amendment, which advertisement would be appropriate?

Question 9 9. The Second Amendment guarantees which of the following?

Question 10 10. The Tenth Amendment guarantees which of the following?

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Question 11 11. How did the National Woman's Party (NWP) tactics differ from the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)?

Question 12 12. What year was the 26th Amendment passed?

Question 13 13. Joe was arrested for loitering. Upon his arrest, he was denied a phone call. What type of due process was he denied?

Question 14 14. The Second Amendment was most recently interpreted in:

Question 15 15. Due process has to do with

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Question 16 16. What did the 13th amendment do?

Question 17 17. Article I of the Constitution establishes _____.

Question 18 18. How are the 9th and 10th Amendments similar?

Question 19 19. Once enough evidence is provided to a judge about the criminal activity of a suspect, what is issued?

Question 20 20. Which protections are found in the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States?

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Question 21 21. The president claims that he can, through the use of executive action, assume some of the authority of Congress. He claims that Congress is moving the country in the wrong direction and that he should be the one making the laws. Which of the following would such an action breach?

Question 22 22. Racist laws popular in the South, designed to restrict the freedom of African-Americans are referred to as?

Question 23 23. Some early feminists opposed passage of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) because:

Question 24 24. Under Article III of the Constitution, which situation would the Judicial Branch be concerned with?

Question 25 25. In order to adhere to place restrictions, where might an adult magazine be legally displayed?

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Question 26 26. Amad's parents came to the United States on a visa program from a Middle Eastern country. While they were here, his mother gave birth to Amad. Once their visa expired, immigration officials denied the family an extension and claimed that Amad was considered only a citizen of his parent's home country. What protection would Amad have under the law?

Question 27 27. Before and during the American Revolution, colonists were required to provide housing to soldiers at any time. Which amendment in the Bill of Rights protects current U.S citizens from this challenge?

Question 28 28. The police suspect that a few apartments in a complex are involved in prostitution. They are uncertain about which apartment it is, but would like to search all of them. Why would a search without a warrant be illegal?

Question 29 29. What did the 15th amendment do?

Question 30 30. What form of municipal government uses a professional administrator to direct the operation of city departments and services?

The U.S. Constitution Chapter Exam Instructions

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