The Constitution for Dummies

By Kala Sparks

Introduction

Just like this flyer the Preamble is a brief introductory statement of the constitution's fundamental purposes and guiding principles. The seven articles of the constitution Is about the organization of the states government, just like how this flyer will be organized.

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