How well do you know the constitution?
Many people think they know, but really they know nothing.
What date was the constitution signed?
July 4, 1776
Sept 11, 1787
October 4, 1786
Sept 17, 1787
November 10, 1775
Were the founders opposed to Slavery?
No, they all owned slaves.
Yes, but it was a consession they had to make
Most of the founders had slaves, but they were conflicted.
Adams & Franklin especially wondered how a nation could be free when one man owned another.
Who was the only President to wave "Habius Corpus" (The right to a fair trial)
The "Three fifths" rule applied to what section of the constitution?
The 16th ammendment
Article 1, section 8
The "Three fifths" rule was entered by
The second amendment was place into the constitution for which reason?
Protection of private property.
Protection of self and family.
Protection from the government.
To create a millitia of able bodied men from 18-45
All of the above
Is the constitution...
A "Living" Document?
A Contract handed down from generation to generation reaffirmed by the oath of office?