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Amendment Essays: Research Sites

Gale Virtual Reference Library

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SIRS Government Reporter

 

 

10th Amendment 19th Amendment        22nd Amendment  26th Amendment
Definition:

Powers not given to the federal government by the Constitution belong to the states or the people.

 

Women have the right to vote.

The limit on the number of times a President could be elected: two four-year terms.

It has one exception for a Vice-President who assumes the Presidency after the death or removal of the President, making the maximum term of any President to 10 years.

U.S. citizens who are 18 years of age or older have the right to vote. (Previously, they had to be 21 years old.)

Year:

 1791

 1920 1947 1971
Terms to search with:

States’ rights, Reserved powers

 

Women, Right to vote, Women's suffrage

 

President, Term limits

 

Right to vote, voting age

Sites to check: