Name _________________ Date ______/______/_____ S.S. Period ________ Constitutional Amendments Scavenger Hunt Directions. With a partner, use the Constitutional Amendments beginning on page 117 in the “We the People” book to correctly answer the following questions. 1. _______________ The Bill of Rights consists of how many amendments? 2. _______________ Which amendment deals with the right to bear arms? 3. _______________ This amendment outlaws cruel and unusual punishment. 4. Which of the following is NOT a part of the first Amendment? a.)freedom of religion b.)trial by jury c.)right to assembly d.)right to petition 5. _______________ “The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage other retained by the people” is which amendment? 6. Which of the following is NOT in the Bill of Rights? a.) no excessive bail b.) no unreasonable search and seizure c.)right to counsel d.) income tax 7. _______________ Which amendments says that the rights not listed in the Bill of Rights are reserved to the states or to the people? 8. _______________ What year was the Bill of Rights law? 9. ________________ What monetary figure is listed in the seventh amendments which the right to a trial by jury shall be preserved? 10. _______________ Which amendment says that no solider shall be quartered in a house without permission of the residents? 11.________________ Amendment? How many rights are Americans granted in the First 12. ________________ Which Constitutional Amendment protects Americans against “unreasonable searches and seizures”? 13. What does the Eighth Amendment prohibit? a.) unreasonable search and seizure b.) The quartering of soldiers in private homes c.) religious prosecution d.) excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment 14. _________________ In what year did the 15th Amendment guarantee voting rights to people regardless of race, color or creed? 15. What is guaranteed by the second amendment? a.) the right to a speedy trial b.)the right to keep and bear arms c.)the right to peaceable assemble d.) the right to the assistance of counsel at trial 16. _________________ marry? Which constitutional amendment guarantees the right to 17. When people “plead the 5th” what right are they invoking? a.) the right to petition the government for redress of grievances b.) the right to a speedy trial c.) the right to not be a witness against themselves d.) the right to a trial by jury 18. _________________ According to the 10th Amendment, who has the powers under the Constitution not given to the federal government? 19. _________________ “The right of citizens of the US to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the US or by any state on account of sex”, is found in what amendment? 20. Explain the difference between the 18th and 21st Amendments.