Becoming a U.S. Citizen

By; Lauren and Mya


  • Be at least 18 .
  • Have a Green Card for 5 years .
  • Continuously living in the U.S. for 5 years .
  • Show you physically lived there for 30 months .
  • Lived in the U.S. for at least three months.
  • showing good attitude.
  • Demonstrate principals and idea;s of U.S. Constitution.
  • Have to be able read ,write ,and speak basic English.
  • Understand U.S. history and government.
  • Make an oath of allegiance to the U.S.

The Steps to Become a U.S. Citizen

  1. Determine if they are already a U.S. citizen
  2. Showing if your old enough to qualify
  3. Prepare for Citizen test
  4. Submitting citizen test for naturalization
  5. Need to get your finger prints scanned for FBI
  6. Do a interview
  7. Receive an application
  8. Get a notice for the pledge
  9. Take the pledge
  10. understand U.S.