How much do you know about the US Constitution? A quiz.

With debate heating up over the meaning of US Constitution, you might want to test your knowledge of America's founding documents. Take our quiz.

7. Why were the amendments deemed necessary?

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Some of the Founding Fathers were worried that the Constitution might lead to an imperial presidency.

 

To help empower the judiciary to effectively protect individual liberties.

 

To make clear that the national government would remain a government of limited powers and that those powers not specifically granted to the national government in the Constitution would be retained by the states and the people.

 

All of the above.

 
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