Bill of Rights
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What historic document is the Bill of Rights a part of?
    answer choices
    Declaration of Independence
    the Constitution
    Pledge of Allegiance
  • Question 2
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    Q. How many amendments are included in the Bill of Rights?
    answer choices
    Just the first
    3
    5
    The first 10
  • Question 3
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    Q. Which amendment gives citizens the right to bear arms?
    answer choices
    The second
    The third
    The tenth
    The fifth
  • Question 4
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    Q. Who wrote the amendments that became the Bill of Rights?
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    John Adams
    James Madison
    George Washington
    Thomas Jefferson
  • Question 5
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    Q. Which of the following describes the Bill of Rights?
    answer choices
    A document that insures the basic freedoms of the citizens of the United States.
    A document that limits the powers and controls of the government.
    A document that protects the freedom of religion and speech.
    All of the above.
  • Question 6
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    Q. Which amendment guarantees citizens the freedom of religion and the freedom of speech?
    answer choices
    the first
    the second
    the fifth
    the ninth
  • Question 7
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    Q. What right does the fifth amendment protect?
    answer choices
    The right to bear arms
    Freedom of speech
    The right to legal representation
    The right to choose not to testify against oneself
  • Question 8
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    Q. TRUE or FALSE:  The ninth amendment states that 100% of the rights of the citizens are called out in the Constitution.  That they have no rights beyond what the Constitution says.
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    TRUE
    FALSE
  • Question 9
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    Q. According to the tenth amendment, who gets all of the powers that are not specifically called out in the Constitution called out in the Constitution?
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    The President
    The people and the states
    The Congress
    The government
  • Question 10
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    Q. What are some documents that the writers used to base the Bill of Rights off of?
    answer choices
    The Declaration of Independence, The Constitution, and the Magna Carta
    The Articles of the Confederation, The Gettysburg Address and the English Rights Law
    The Magna Carta, the Virginia Declaration of Rights, and the English Bill of Rights
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