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AMENDMENTS. Respecting what, shall Congress make no law? What shall not be infringed? Why not? In time of peace may a soldier be quartered in any house? May a soldier be quartered in any house in time of war ? What shall not be violated ? Under what restrictions shall warrants issue ?
Under what circumstances shall a person be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime ?
What exceptions ?
Shall any person be put in jeopardy of life or limb twice, for the same offence ?
In any criminal case, shall a person be compelled to be a witness against himself ?
Of what shall he not be deprived without due process of law ? Shall private property be taken for public use ?
In all criminal prosecutions, what right shall the accused enjoy ? To a speedy and- for his defence.
In what cases, shall the right of trial by jury be preserved ?
How shall any fact, tried by a jury, be re-examined in any court of the United States? Not otherwise, than according,&c.
What shall not be required ?
How shall, the enumeration in the Constitution of certain rights, not be construed ?
What are reserved to the States respectively, or to the
How shall the Judicial power of the United States not be construed ?
Will you now give a particular account of the manner, in which the President, and Vice President shall be chosen ? The electors shall- electors appointed. What, if no person have such majority? Then from the
-to a choice. Whenever the right of choice shall devolve upon the House of Representatives, whạt, if they should not choose a President, before the fourth day of March, then next following ? Who shall be the Vice President ? The person having
-electors appointed. What, if no person have a majority? Then from the two
-necessary to a choice. What qualifications are requisite to render a man eligible to the office of Vice President ?
By whom was this Constitution of the United States prepared ?
In what year of our Lord ?
Who were Members from the State of New Hampshire ? Massachusetts ? Connecticut ? New-York ? New-Jersey ? Pennsylvania ? &c.
Are any of these distinguished statesmen still living ?
How many Articles have been proposed to the Legislatures of the several States, as Amendments to the Constitution of the United States ?
How many have been ratified by the requisite number of States ?
What causes have rendered some parts of the Constitution obsolete ?
According to the Constitution, what officers are elected for two years ? For six years ? For four years s ?
What officers hold their offices during good behaviour ?
What persons are those, mentioned in the first Article of the Constitution,who are bound to service for a term of years ?
What is the meaning of the phrases,-letters of marque and reprisal ?-bill of attainder, or ex post facto law ?
What are titles of nobility ?
What is the difference between original jurisdiction, and appellate jurisdiction ?
Where is the present seat o the Genral Government ?
When this Constitution was adopted, how many States were included in the Union ?
How many are now included ?
* Answers to a part of these questions are not found in the Constitution ; but they are very important, and therefore inserted. Pu. pils must here be assisted in some way, or it can hardly be expected, that they will be able to give full and correct answers to all of them.