U.S. Constitutional Amendments Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Under the First Amendment, which advertisement would be appropriate?

Question 2 2. Which landmark court case expressly stated that the Second Amendment allows individual citizens to keep and bear arms?

Question 3 3. The Second Amendment was most recently interpreted in:

Question 4 4. How did the Griswold v. Connecticut case use the 9th Amendment?

Question 5 5. Which protections are found in the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States?

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Question 6 6. All of the following are ways in which women's clubs contributed to the women's suffrage movement EXCEPT:

Question 7 7. The 9th Amendment is necessary because:

Question 8 8. In Griswold v. Connecticut, the plaintiffs used the 9th Amendment as justification for the right to:

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. In order to adhere to place restrictions, where might an adult magazine be legally displayed?

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Question 11 11. Why was Robert La Follette nicknamed 'Battling Bob'?

Question 12 12. Bullfrog McCoy was arrested and acquitted of robbery. When he was released, the police wanted to re-arrest him because they were sure he did the crime. What protects Bullfrog from being rearrested?

Question 13 13. Why were political reformers of the Progressive Era concerned about the influence of political machines?

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

Question 15 15. Why was the Seventeenth Amendment an important political reform?

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Question 16 16. Who is protected by the right to keep and bear arms?

Question 17 17. How many voting amendments are a part of the United States Constitution?

Question 18 18. What is the name of the Supreme Court case that dealt with the regulation of state elections?

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

Question 20 20. How are the 5th and 14th Amendments similar?

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Question 21 21. 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 22 22. How long did it take for three-fourths of the states to ratify the 26th Amendment?

Question 23 23. How many Amendments make up the Bill of Rights?

Question 24 24. What was the purpose of the Reconstruction Amendments?

Question 25 25. Due process has to do with

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Question 26 26. Why did progressive reformers work to get initiative, referendum and recall?

Question 27 27. Milford passed a police officer. The officer noticed a strong smell of marijuana on him. What can the officer do?

Question 28 28. Which Amendment to the Constitution effectively eliminated poll taxes?

Question 29 29. What was Carrie Chapman Catt's role in the women's suffrage movement?

Question 30 30. What year was the 26th Amendment passed?

U.S. Constitutional Amendments Chapter Exam Instructions

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