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How much do you know about the Second Amendment? A quiz.

After decades of inactivity, the US Supreme Court in 2008 began a major reexamination of the scope of the right to keep and bear arms, an issue that has long ignited passionate debate and prompted powerful political lobbying.

How well do you understand this constitutional evolution? Take our quiz to test your knowledge.

10. Does the Second Amendment guarantee a personal right to own fully automatic military-issued combat rifles, heavy machine guns, and perhaps even shoulder-fired missiles?

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Guns are displayed for sale at the Personal Defense & Handgun Safety Center, Inc. in Raleigh, North Carolina,

Yes.

No.

Probably not.

Impossible at this point to know.

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