The Constitution for Dummies
By Kala Sparks
A better understanding of the preamble
The preamble is the opening of the statement of the constitution, and the preamble helped explain why the constitution was written. The preamble doesn't assign powers to the government or give any limitations on decisions.
A better understanding of the seven articles of the constitution
The articles work to explain the branches of the federal government and what powers they have.
Article one is the legislative branch
Article two is the executive branch
Article three is the judicial branch
Article four is the states
Article five is the amendment
Article six is the debts, supremacy, oaths
Article seven is the Ratification