the bill of rights
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
The Bill of Rights

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 46

The Bill of Rights - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 135 Views
  • Uploaded on

The Bill of Rights. The first 10 Amendments to the Constitution of the U.S. F.A.T. S.I.T. J.E.P.S. 1 st Amendment. 5 Freedoms or R.A.P.P.S. Religion Assembly Press Petition Speech. 2 nd Amendment. Arms. The right to carry guns. 3 rd Amendment. Troops.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' The Bill of Rights' - binh


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
5 freedoms or r a p p s
5 Freedoms orR.A.P.P.S.
  • Religion
  • Assembly
  • Press
  • Petition
  • Speech
slide8

Arms

The right to carry guns

troops

Troops

No quartering of troops in homes

search and seizure

Search and Seizure

Gov’t cannot search or perform a seizure of your personal property without just cause

incrimination

Incrimination

Right not to speak if it will self-incriminate AND

Right to due process

trial

Trial

Fair and Speedy (Criminal)

jury trial

Jury Trial

Trial by a jury of your peers (civil)

excessive punishment

Excessive Punishment

Protection from excessive and unnecessary punishment

people

People

The people of the U.S. have more rights than those listed

states rights

States’ rights

Laws not listed in the Constitution belong to the individual states

slavery

Slavery

Abolishment of slavery in any form

equal rights

Equal Rights

Protects the rights of all people. Also called the Equal Protection Clause

voting rights

Voting Rights

All male citizens are granted the right to vote

income tax
Income Tax
  • Congress now has the power to collect income tax
  • Takes the power away from political machines
direct election of senators
Direct Election of Senators
  • The people now directly elect senators from their state
  • Takes away power from the political machines
prohibition
Prohibition
  • Forbids the consumption, production, possession or distribution of alcohol
  • Overturned in the 21st amendment
women s suffrage
Women’s Suffrage
  • Gives women the right to vote in national elections
government start date
Government Start Date
  • Changes the time newly elected officials take office from March to Jan.
repeals prohibition
Repeals Prohibition
  • Stops Prohibition and allows for legal consumption of alcohol.
vietnam amendment
Vietnam Amendment
  • 18 year olds get the right to vote.
ad