What is a Constitution? - Role & Impact on Government

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Which country has an unwritten constitution?

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1. Which of these countries has NOT rewritten its constitution in the last 100 years?

2. How many amendments are there to the U.S. Constitution?

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About this Quiz & Worksheet

The content and composition of a constitution has a huge influence on the structure of government. Use this assessment to re-examine and apply your understanding of amendments, constitutional form and other relevant vocabulary to current governments around the world.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools will check your mastery of vocabulary and applications in:

  • Constitutional amendments
  • Constitutional rights and responsibilities
  • Applications to modern day governments

Skills Practiced

These assessments will require you to use skills such as:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related constitutional impact on government lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding constitutional impact on government
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as the one related to constitutional changes
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as written and unwritten constitutions

Additional Learning

To learn more about constitutional impact on government, study the corresponding lesson called What is a Constitution? - Role & Impact on Government. This lesson includes the following objectives:

  • Understand the need for constitutions
  • Differentiate between written & unwritten constitutions
  • Relate how social contracts fit into a discussion of a government's duties to its people
  • Know how amendments work
  • Define constitutional conventions
  • Explain basic law
  • Tell the constitutional rights and responsibilities of the citizens
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