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U.S. Constitution Guide

This website provides a point-by-point explanation of the U.S. Constitution. Each page includes the text of an article or amendment, as well as an in-depth explanation of the meaning and historical context. It can be very helpful for anyone trying to understand the sometimes dense text of the U.S. Constitution. Another useful learning technique is contrasting the development and text of the U.S. Constitution with the Virginia Constitution.

How to Cite This Source

NPR's Justice Talking and The New York Times Learning Network, "U.S. Constitution Guide," in Virginia Civics, Item #274, (accessed August 18, 2019).