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Articles 4 7

  1. 1. Articles 4-7 The Powers of the US Constitution to Change, Control and Represent the United States
  2. 2. <ul><li>Article 1 – Powers… Legislative </li></ul><ul><li>Article 2 – Powers… Executive </li></ul><ul><li>Article 3 – Powers… Judicial </li></ul><ul><li>Article 4 – Relations Between the States </li></ul><ul><li>Article 5 – Amending the Constitution </li></ul><ul><li>Article 6 – Supremacy of the Constitution </li></ul><ul><li>Article 7 – Ratification of the Constitution </li></ul>Review
  3. 3. <ul><li>Full Faith and Credit Clause </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Each State must respect the laws, court rulings, and certifications of others states. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Get married to Justin Bieber in Illinois? Florida will recognize it, too! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Imagine if each state had their own currency. Or driving age! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Privileges and immunities is clause is similar, stating that no state may discriminate based on another citizen’s residence in another state. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Protection from invasion </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Government promises to protect </li></ul></ul><ul><li>states from foreign invasion, or when </li></ul><ul><li>there is conflict between or </li></ul><ul><li>in the states. </li></ul>Article 4 Relations Between States
  4. 4. <ul><ul><li>Fugitive Slave Clause was the same thing, as the Supreme Court ruled free states must return slaves that escaped from slave states . </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Each state must have a Republican Government </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>NOT direct democracy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>no referendum, initiative, recall? </li></ul></ul></ul>Article 4, continued… Relations Between States Extradition Clause Criminals that escape one state for another must be returned to their “home” state should they flee!
  5. 5. <ul><li>New States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Must be approved by Congress, and approve the US Constitution. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cannot be made from parts of another state (unless that state agrees to it). </li></ul></ul>Article 4, Continued… Relations Between States
  6. 6. Article 5 Amending the Constitution Amend = to Change (so Amending means Changing the Constitution)
  7. 7. <ul><li>27 Total Amendments </li></ul><ul><ul><li>11* are in the original Bill of Rights </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2 cancel each other out </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>14 is really the actual number of Amendments </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Some have been very close to becoming Amendments. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Equal Rights Amendment (1970’s) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Child Labor Amendment (1920’s) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Most don’t have expiration dates, can be ratified at any time. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The 27 th Amendment was actually one of the ORIGINAL Bill of Rights Amendments! </li></ul></ul>Article 5, Continued… Notable Amendments
  8. 8. <ul><li>Supremacy Clause : whenever a state’s laws come in conflict with a Federal law, the Federal law is supreme. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The US also makes all treaties and laws which concern the nation, not states. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>The US also cannot require any religious test for Federal office. </li></ul>Article 6 Supremacy of the US Constitution
  9. 9. <ul><li>Once 9 of the 13 States pass the Constitution, it becomes “active.” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Each state’s government votes on it. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Delaware is 1 st . </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New Hampshire is 9 th . </li></ul></ul>Article 7 Ratification of the Constitution Ratify = to Approve (so Ratification means Approving the Constitution)

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