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Who was the third President of the United States

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was the third US President from March 4, 1801 to March 4, 1809. His party was called the Republicans but was not related to the present-day Republican party. It favored states' rights and individual rights as opposed to a stronger federal government.

What are the restrictive powers
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.

C. RESERVED POWERS

Which amendment set the minimum age for voting in a national election

In 1971, the 26th Amendment set the legal voting age at 18 for both US federal and state elections.

What is the length of a presidential term

The presidential term is 4 years.

Because of this amendment the equal protection provision forbids any state and its local governments from discriminating against a group of people

Amendment 14- all men are equal

Which amendment made it legal to make and sell alcoholic beverages

21 Amendment

What is a formal written statement that is presented to the grand jury

It is called an "Indictment" or sometimes referred to as, "A True Bill."

Which amendment guarantees that all persons born or naturalized in the US are citizens of the US and the states where they reside

14

The accused persons must be informed of the charges against them and they have a right to cross-examine witnesses

6th amendment

Which Amendment states that the people have other rights that are not specifically stated in the Constitution

the ninth

People will be free to write and publish materials

1 amendment

Which amendment extended the right to vote to all men

Amendment 15
The 15th Amendment.
The 15th Amendment.

Which amendment gives congress the power to choose the president and vice president if they die before the inauguration

amendment 20

Because of this amendment a state cannot be sued in a federal court by a foreign country or a private citizen

amendment 11

Many southern states used literacy tests and poll taxes to prevent black citizens from voting

true

Which amendment prohibited individuals who had fought for the south during the Civil War from serving in government

14th Amendment

According to this amendment the terms of the President and Vice President shall end at noon on the twentieth day of January following a general election

The 20th amendment, ratified January 23, 1933 says this.

A person who has been found not guilty will not have to stand trial again on the same charges double jeopardy which amendment applies to this scenario

Amendment 5

Which amendment changed the day that the president takes the oath of office from March 4 to January 20

amendment 20 (A+)

What amendment deals with jury trial in civil cases

The seventh amendment assures the right to trial by jury in civil cases

What following defines the specific powers and authority of Congress

Articles of the constitution

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Which amendment limits the power of the federal government over the states

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Under the Articles of Confederation some states had their own armies

The Constitution is divided into how many main parts

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