Government / Civics Vocab Practice
Civic Standard SS5CG1
Explain how a citizen’s rights are protected under the U.S. Constitution.
a. Explain the responsibilities of a citizen.
b. Explain the concept of due process of law and describe how the U.S. Constitution protects a citizen’s rights by due process
Civil Standard SS5CG2
Explain the process by which amendments to the U.S. Constitution are made.
a. Explain the amendment process outlined in the Constitution.
b. Describe the purpose for the amendment process.
Civil Standard SS5CG3
Explain how amendments to the U. S. Constitution have maintained a representative democracy/republic
a. Explain how voting rights are protected by the 15th, 19th, 23rd, 24th, and 26th amendments.
Which word completes the sentence?
The banker watches how businesses grow and how well they are doing. When they do their jobs, it helps us have a strong________.
When people _______, they are participating in government.
The 19th _________ granted women the right to vote.
Check all that apply.
Which rights are covered in the Bill of Rights?
The document that explains how a government runs, and gives basic laws to rule the country.
Once a bill is ready, it is voted on and must be
Why would the founding fathers and writers of the Constitution create an amendment process? Why not keep it as written?