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civi edu.
define constitution and explain federal constitution,unitary constitution,confederal constitution
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 6:03am by gabriella

government
the federalist papers were written to what? win support for the constitution in new york expose the lack of civil liberties protected in the constitution urge ratification of the constitution in virginia condemn the constitution for the absence of any metioned god
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 1:37pm by tom

government
the consensus of american opinion favors a. strict interpretation of the constitution b. neutral interpretation of the constitution c. no regard for the constitution d. liberal interpretation of the constitution d
Thursday, January 3, 2008 at 1:38pm by jere

History-Constitution
I read the constitution many times, it is hard to understand- how did the constitution address the flaws of the Articles of Convederation? thanks!
Monday, October 27, 2008 at 7:12pm by Olivia

History-Constitution
You have to decide what the flaws were, then look at the Constitution. Did the Constitution form a strong central government?
Monday, October 27, 2008 at 7:12pm by bobpursley

U.S. Constitution
Other than "We the people" -- I don't either. The Constitution itself sets out these different responsibilities, but the Constitution comes AFTER the Preamble.
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 6:31pm by Writeacher

Government
Why does the Constitution all the Federal Government to levy taxes? Please don't post under multiple names. It's not necessary. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articlei.html#section8 Be sure to read Article I, Section 8, of the US Constitution. =)
Tuesday, May 29, 2007 at 6:56am by Jack

U.S. Constitution
I don't understand your question. Here's the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.preamble.html
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 6:31pm by Ms. Sue

social studies
Because the US Constitution states he is: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html Read Article II, section 2. It's very clear.
Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 7:09pm by Writeacher

history & english
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html The Constitution and especially the Bill of Rights (first ten amendments). =)
Saturday, September 15, 2007 at 9:34am by Writeacher

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html During an emergency, what the Constitution says. Sra
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 6:14pm by SraJMcGin

History
This was a homework question for someone a couple of days ago! Read Article II, Section 2, of our Constitution: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html#section2
Sunday, January 18, 2009 at 4:51pm by Writeacher

American National Government
To double-check yourself, be sure to re-read ALL of Article I of the Constitution carefully: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html#articlei
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 6:53am by Writeacher

Social Studies/American Government
I'm not familiar with the Missouri Constitution, but I assume they are all correct. It looks like the Missouri Constitution closely follows the U.S. Constitution.
Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 9:38pm by Ms. Sue

U.S. Constitution
Which statement best describes how states derive powers from the U.S. Constitution? 1. The Constitution does not mention anything about state powers. 2. The Constitution only grants states the power to levy taxes and regulate commerce. 3. The Constiution grants states all of ...
Friday, January 19, 2007 at 7:35pm by Kyle

constitution
the ratification of the constitution took in what place? was it pennsylvania or philadelphia. http://www.barefootsworld.net/constit9.html Who was the person who was from New York who signed the constitution? what are some of the featerus of constitution
Sunday, August 13, 2006 at 10:56pm by Anonymous

History
We'll be glad to check your answer. This site has Article 2 as it concerns choosing a president. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html
Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 6:40pm by Ms. Sue

Government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html Read Article III. What do you know about the Supreme Court that isn't mentioned in here?
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 2:34pm by Writeacher

us history
The Insular Cases stated that a.island territories do not have the full benefit of the American Constitution. b.the Constitution does not necessarily follow the flag. c.the Constitution does follow the flag. d.none of the above were true. I think it is B
Saturday, January 17, 2009 at 10:24am by phil

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articlev.html Also, there are the interpretations of the Supreme Court as our country goes through time. Others may have additional ideas for you.
Monday, February 11, 2008 at 6:24pm by Writeacher

social studies
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html Read carefully, especially in the section that centers on the Presidency.
Friday, August 29, 2008 at 4:32am by Writeacher

12th grade government/economics
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html Read Article V carefully.
Sunday, August 24, 2008 at 10:07pm by Writeacher

AP GOVT
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html Click on Amendments and then on XXV. What do you think?
Monday, August 17, 2009 at 10:05am by Writeacher

SOCIAL STUDIES
Check Section 9 of Article I. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articlei.html
Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 11:56am by Ms. Sue

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html Read the second paragraph in Section 2.
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 6:07pm by Writeacher

US History
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html Read Article II.
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at 7:51pm by Writeacher

Constitution
if an amendment violates the constitution,why should the Supreme court block its ratification? How can an amendment violate the constitution? THe amendment once adopted is a PART of the consititution. Now proposed amendments are all unconstitutional things, if they had been (...
Friday, April 13, 2007 at 10:58am by h

Government
What are some of the reasons as to why the President is given almost unlimited military powers http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html#section2 Article I, Section 2
Tuesday, May 29, 2007 at 3:17am by Sofia

US History your opinion??
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articlei.html Re-read Article I and let us know what you decide. Is there anything about Congress's powers in there that's vague?
Monday, October 27, 2008 at 10:58pm by Writeacher

college - History? Government?
Please type your subject in the School Subject box. Check this site and tell us what you think. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.billofrights.html
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 4:32pm by Ms. Sue

social studies
The Constitution provides for a separation of powers. What does this mean? Discuss the branches of government, their functions, and responsibilities. What were the positions of the Federalists and Anti- Federalists on the new Constitution? Provide at least two details ...
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 2:47pm by Dayana

government
The people do not directly elect the president. Check this site for the answer. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html#section1
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 4:27pm by Ms. Sue

Ratification of the Constitution
Note that these states all ratified the Constitution within a space of about 11 months. That's pretty fast for so many different state legislatures to argue, debate, compromise, and adopt it. http://www.answers.com/topic/ratification-of-the-constitution
Monday, November 17, 2008 at 10:03pm by Ms. Sue

GOVERNMENT HELP
The powers of Congress are affected by all of the following EXCEPT what the a. Constitution expressly says Congress may do b. Constitution says only the Sttes may do. c. States' constitutions say Congress may do d. Constitution is silent about. I believe it's c. Can someone ...
Monday, February 26, 2007 at 4:29pm by Suzi

US Gov't
What are the provisions of the 25th Amendment? http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.amendmentxxv.html It refers to who would succeed whom in case of the removal, resignation, or death of the President. Let us know if you have further questions. =)
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 8:55pm by lauren

Social Studies
1. What were the positions of the Federalists and Anti-Federalists on the new Constitution? Provide at least two details supporting why each side supported or did not support the new Constitution. 2. The Constitution provides for a separation of powers. What does this mean? ...
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 4:18pm by Princess Anna

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html#articleii Read Article II, section 4. Let us know what you think.
Sunday, December 28, 2008 at 9:47pm by Writeacher

american history
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 10:52pm by Ms. Sue

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articlev.html Read the last line! =)
Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 6:09pm by Writeacher

AP GOVT
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html
Monday, August 24, 2009 at 10:51am by Ms. Sue

History
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html#articleiv Read Article IV very carefully.
Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 9:07pm by Writeacher

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html#articlei Scroll down and read Article V. =)
Sunday, August 3, 2008 at 4:04pm by Writeacher

history
Read Article II Section 1: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html#section1
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 2:17pm by Writeacher

social studies
Yes. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleiii.html
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 4:31pm by drwls

government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html#section2 His expressed powers are in Article II Section 2. Read through it all. I've always taken it that they are arranged in order of importance, highest first. Others may interpret it differently. Your ...
Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at 8:16pm by Writeacher

LAW
Is there anything about marriage in the Constitution? What laws regarding marriage have been passed by our Congress and signed by the president? Marriage is not mentioned in the Constitution. My guess is that the Supreme Court won't even hear the case since there's nothing in ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 11:40am by Writeacher

History
Your question is not clear. "...involving the United States"?? Between specific states within the country? Between the US and other countries? What?? http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html ??
Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 8:39pm by Writeacher

Amendment 1
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html#amendments All three of those freedoms are granted in the first amendment. I don't believe there's a correct answer among your choices. Did you read it correctly?
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 5:14pm by Writeacher

8th grade Social Studies
This copy of the Constitution uses Roman numerals for the major parts and Arabic (our) numerals for the subpoints. I think your teacher wants you to take each major part, like Roman numeral I, The Legislative Branch, and write it in our own words, using the same Arabic ...
Monday, September 8, 2008 at 9:32pm by Ms. Sue

Social Studies
Improve Not all early Americans were happy with the Constitution. Democratic-Republicans, also known as Anti-Federalists, opposed the Constitution because they feared the Federal Government would gain too much power... much like King George from whom they had just fled! They ...
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 7:06pm by CRAig

Geography
Check these sites. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articlei.html#section8 http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.articleii.html#section2
Saturday, May 30, 2009 at 5:50pm by Ms. Sue

Government
________ give the president the power to issue executive orders. a. the constitution and the judicial branch b. congressional acts and the constitution c. congressional acts and the oath of office d. the oath of office and the constitution I think it's d?
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 11:03pm by Anthony

government
A)the constitution and the judical branch which is my choice B)congressional acts and the constitution C)congressional acts and the oath of office D)the oath of office and the constitution give the president the power to issue executive orders.
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 1:43am by Anonymous

government
what gives the president the power to issue executive powers: A) the constitution and judical branch B)congressional acts and the constitution C)congressional acts and the oath of office D)the oath of office and the constitution. i think its c
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 6:14pm by Anonymous

constitution???
How does article II of the constitution address the flaws that existed in the Articles of Confederation?
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 9:10pm by Andrea

us history
what did the constitution do and whawt were the effects of the constitution
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 9:03pm by Anonymous

Social Studies
It's probably the U.S. Constitution. It was called "the New Constitution" to distinguish it from the Articles of Confederation.
Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at 7:11pm by Ms. Sue

social studies
The constitution WILL be covered in the Constitution. Does anyone need to protect the majority? They have the strength. Sra
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 7:56pm by SraJMcGin

Business Law
I do want to mention a slight problem with this. Our Constitution recognizes treaties as a source for law and rights. Some treaties conflict with US law based on the US Constitution. So far, the Supreme Court has not directly ruled on the supremacy of the constitution or ...
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 at 8:41pm by bobpursley

Government
1. How does the Constitution (focus on the body of the constitution here) limit the power of the governemnt? 2. Give 5 examples of #1 and explain.
Sunday, September 16, 2007 at 1:44am by Soojung

constitution
Doesn't a part of the Constitution talk about police not legally able to enter your house without a warrant?
Saturday, December 1, 2007 at 6:51pm by Emily

History- The Constitution
How does the elastic clause keep the Constitution "alive"? Give two examples of checks and balances.
Sunday, November 9, 2008 at 8:28pm by Anna

U.S.A Constitution
What are the writers of the constitution called?
Friday, November 30, 2007 at 3:25pm by Constit-fused

US Government
Carefully read the Preamble of our Constitution: We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ...
Friday, February 24, 2012 at 10:09am by Writeacher

world studies
Does the goverment have the right over education? Where in the constitution is education mentioned? Education was not inclued in the US constitution. Therefore, education was left to individual states. Thats what I though....Im doing an essay and that was my main point...the ...
Sunday, April 22, 2007 at 10:54pm by Rebecca

government
what is the implied power expressed by the necessary and proper clause in the constitution a. congress's ability to make laws is severely limited by the constitution b. congress is given limited authority to interpret reserved powers c. congress must follow a congrete ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2008 at 8:37pm by jere

us history
what was america's first constitution called? a american constitution b articles of coonfederation c republic plan
Monday, November 30, 2009 at 5:16pm by test tomorrowHELP

social studies
according to the preamble of the constitution, give at least three reasons why the new constitution is being established?
Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 1:58pm by kim

government
what is the implied power expressed by the necessary and proper clause in the constitution a congress's ability to make laws is severely limited by the Constitution b congress is given limited authority to interpret reserved powers c congress must follow a concrete ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:03pm by john

Business Law
Be sure to read Article I Section I of the US Constitution: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 6:38pm by Writeacher

Us constitution
what the United States may have looked like had the Anti-Federalists "won" their points in the ratification debate and the writing of the Constitution
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 8:43pm by Nina

government
The only way I know to change the Constitution is by a formal Constitutional Amendment. How else can the Constitution be changed? Popular sovereignty means the will of the people.
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 6:47pm by Ms. Sue

US HISTORY-CONSTITUTION?
How does article II of the constitution address the flaws that existed in the Articles of Confederation? Problems of unity, ambition, power, and liberty
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 11:11pm by Andrea

social civics
the articles of conferdation were (a-) a halfway constitution (b) an early attempt at cooperation amoung four new england settlements (c) amendments to the constitution
Monday, April 6, 2009 at 11:00pm by Linda

U.S Constitution
http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/data/constitution/preamble/ Take it apart, phrase by phrase: We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, ...
Monday, April 27, 2009 at 11:05pm by Writeacher

English
1 Constitutional law The law as expressed in the U.S. Constitution and the various state constitutions. The U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. State constitutions are supreme within state borders to the extent that they do not violate the U.S. Constitution or a ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 1:28pm by Mary

government
In the US, it's the Constitution that sets up how the government is organized. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 10:04am by Writeacher

Government
What does the fact that "aliens" are generally are not allowed to vote show about American beliefs? I looked all through my book but it doesnt say anything about voting rights of aliens. Can someone please help me(= There are no voting rights for those who are not citizens of ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2007 at 11:03pm by maddie

Social Studies
What originally established how congressional representation is determined? a. the Constitution b. Supreme Court decision c. Declaration of Independence d. presidential executive disorder I think it's B...not sure, though. Please check the first article in this site. http://...
Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 9:24pm by Jessica

12th grade AP Politics
The process for amending the Constitution is clearly spelled out in Article V: http://topics.law.cornell.edu/constitution If anything "illegal" manages to get through this process, the Supreme Court will decide deal with it, as Bobpursley has said.
Monday, November 30, 2009 at 11:12am by Writeacher

constitution???
First of all, what do you think the flaws of the Articles of Confederation were? If you can specifically state what those flaws were, then you'll know what to look for in the Constitution. http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/documents/articles/index.html http://www.law.cornell.edu/...
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 9:10pm by Writeacher

writing
How you answer this question depends upon what YOU believe. The U.S. Constitution states that the president must be a native-born citizen. That clause was included in the Constitution to prevent foreign princes -- or any other foreign-born person from becoming president. Today...
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 5:11pm by Ms. Sue

geography
very, very carefully. You probably shouldn't--for several reasons (which I will list) 1. You value your own sanity 2. You value your time 3. The constitution is a very long document, but to leave any part out would warp its meaning. The words are there for a reason. If you ...
Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 10:46pm by Selina

criminal law
1 Constitutional law The law as expressed in the U.S. Constitution and the various state constitutions. The U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. State constitutions are supreme within state borders to the extent that they do not violate the U.S. Constitution or a ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 12:45pm by Mary

English
1 Constitutional law The law as expressed in the U.S. Constitution and the various state constitutions. The U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. State constitutions are supreme within state borders to the extent that they do not violate the U.S. Constitution or a ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 1:28pm by Mary

American History
The Constitution doesn't mention the cabinet nor political parties. These grew out of needs that weren't foreseen or, at least weren't seriously considered, by the writers of the Constitution.
Saturday, October 13, 2007 at 9:37pm by Ms. Sue

government
the expressed powers of congress are a. implied in the constitution b. those that it assumes in times of crisis c. stated directly in the constitution d. given to it by the supreme court a or b, im thinking b
Thursday, January 3, 2008 at 1:37pm by jere

8th grade Social Studies
rewrite the constitution... How do you set up the paper?? roman numerals and re-think the current constitution and write what I tihnk it should say?
Monday, September 8, 2008 at 9:32pm by hiphopgirl

us history
The Constitution has endured for more than 200 years. Use what you have learned about the principles of the Constitution to explain why it has lasted as a framework for the nation's government
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 4:03am by James

US Government
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.table.html#articlei Read Article I, sections 8 and 9. Keep in mind that Congress is the legislative body -- they make laws. The judicial branch of our governments (fed, state, municipal) are the bodies by which people may (...
Saturday, March 28, 2009 at 2:06pm by Writeacher

History again
I just need to check if I am right. Thank you. All of the following influenced the Framers in developing the Constitution EXCEPT a. State constitutions b. John Locke's "Two Treatises of Government" c. Virginia's royal charter d. British tradition I am almost certain it is d ...
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 11:25am by Pat

American National Government
The purpose of the judicial branch is to make fair decisions based on the U.S. Constitution. Party politics has no place in interpreting the law, especially the Constitution.
Saturday, November 21, 2009 at 8:23pm by Ms. Sue

U.S.History
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html Read through the Preamble. Are all those ideas in there still fitting and being used today? Do the same with each article and amendment. Are they all still fitting and being used today? Let us know what YOU THINK!
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 at 5:06pm by Writeacher

AP US Government
Where in the Constitution are judicial nominations described? What language is used to describe the roll of the Senate in Supreme Court nominations? Where in the constitution is the Electoral College described (Hint: two places) Since this is not my area of expertise, I ...
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 at 5:50pm by Kristin

Social Studies
1.Federalists supported the ratification of the Constitution.Antifederalists opposed the ratification of the Constitution. Is this a good start?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 4:18pm by Princess Anna

8th Grade U.S History
Document F Andrew Jackson, Proclamation to the people of South Carolina, December 10, 1832 I consider that the power of one state to annul a law of the United States is not consistent with the survival of the Union. Nullification is forbidden by the Constitution; it violates ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 6:46pm by Cassidy

us history
John Hancock and James Monroe also opposed the Constitution for a while. Those in opposition called themselves Anti-federalists. Read more about it at http://www.answers.com/topic/ratification-of-the-constitution
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 12:30am by drwls

Communication Theory
Part of his unstated assumption is that since the Constitution says that people have the right to bear arms and Heston is avid about that topic, then everyone agrees with him/the Constitution.
Saturday, July 4, 2009 at 1:16pm by GuruBlue

Criminal Justice
Options Menu: Forum Topic: Interpreting the U.S. Constitution Consider the following scenario: The Supreme Court interprets the U.S. Constitution. Thomas Jefferson once argued against the doctrine of judicial review. He believed in the principles of "checks and balances," ...
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 5:11pm by Lisa

History
How exactly did the invention of the cotton gin affect the constitution? I know it increased the cotton production and slaves but i don't see how ti did anything for the constitution.
Monday, September 17, 2007 at 11:37pm by Jojo

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