Transformations of America. By: Eric Jonas. United States Amendments. Understand the core ideals of… American Society U.S. Constitution Bill of Rights U.S. Amendments. Objectives. Fast Facts. Oldest Amendment(s) : 1 st -10 th were approved on December 15, 1791
By: Eric Jonas
Oldest Amendment(s) : 1st -10th were approved on December 15, 1791
Newest Amendment : 27th was approved May 7, 1992
Total Amendments : 27
Can you name these Amendments?
Freedom of speech
Right to due process
Presidential term length
What Amendments effect your daily life?
19th – Woman’s sufferage
26th – Voting age to 18
1st – Freedom of speech
Adopted September 17, 1787
First 10 Amendments are called the Bill of Rights
Currently the shortest and oldest constitution still in use today
In 8 or more complete sentences, explain how each of the three discussed documents effect daily life in the United States.Assignment of the day!