American Goverment

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American Government
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1. Which amendment did the Court use to make some provisions of the Bill of Rights applicable to the states?
d. Fourteenth 2. Which of the following was NOT used as an argument against adding a bill of rights to the Constitution?
e. The Constitution already contained protection for individual rights 3. The U.S. Supreme Court has interpreted the establishment clause to mean that
e. governments may provide aid to religious schools as long as the aid goes to children and not to religious goals 4. Which form of speech is protected under the First Amendment?
b. symbolic speech 5. Which is NOT considered a protected form of speech? a. Carrying a “Bong Hits 4 Jesus” banner during a school-sanctioned parade 6. The U.S. Supreme Court first ruled that the Second Amendment protects an individual’s right to own a firearm in certain jurisdictions D.C. v Heller in 2008 7. Traditionally, the Supreme Court has rules that the Fourth Amendment required a warrant for police to search
e. the home of the accused 8. When suspects are arrested and read their Miranda rights, the authorities are informing them of their ___ Amendment rights.
d. Fifth 9. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the controversial 2003 federal Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act was
c.constitutional despite its lack of a heath exception for the mother 10. The major act passes in the aftermath of September 11, 2001, to combat terrorism in the United States was the
e. USA Patriot…...

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