Official change to a law or constitution.

what are the Amendments?

Amendments are an official change, correction, or addition to a law or constitution. There are 27 amendments in the constitution and 10 amendments are ind the Bill of Rights. If an amendment has to be added in the US Constitution it has to be valid by 3 quarters of the states.

Why are the Amendments Important?

The amendments are important because they give citizens rights to many things. There are 11 amendments that are the most popular.