US Government - Ninth Amendment

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US Government - Ninth Amendment.

1. What right or rights does the Ninth Amendment protect?
a. Freedom of religion
b. Right to a trial by jury
c. Right to bear arms
d. Freedom of the press
e. All the other rights not listed in the Constitution

2. What does 'enumeration' mean?
a. Privacy
b. An ordered or numbered list
c. A type of law or government regulation
d. All of the above
e. None of the above

3. What right was the Ninth Amendment used to protect in the Griswold v. Connecticut case?
a. Right to a public trial
b. Right to a trial by jury
c. Right to privacy
d. Right to a speedy trial
e. Right to bear arms

4. What are the first ten amendments to the Constitution called?
a. Declaration of Independence
b. Magna Carta
c. Articles of Confederation
d. Bill of Rights
e. The Big Ten

5. True or False: The Ninth Amendment is sometimes used to keep the government from expanding beyond the powers of the Constitution.

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