2.01 Words Make a Nation Quiz
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 ourselves and our Posterity,
do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
The purpose of the Bill of Rights is revealed in which part of the statement? (5
the direct object
the infinitive phrase
This answer is correct.
the compound verb
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting
the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the
right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a
redress of grievances.
In four to six sentences, explain how the structure of the First Amendment supports
equal weight of each freedom it guarantees. (15 points)