Amendment I

1. Freedom of religion, speech, the press, assembly, and petition.

Amendment II

2. Enumerates the right to keep and bear arms

Amendment III

3. Bans forced quartering of soldiers.

Amendment IV

4. Interdiction of unreasonable searches and seizures; a search warrant is required to search persons or property.

Amendment V

5. Indictments; due process; self-incrimination; double jeopardy; rules for eminent domain.

Amendment VI

6. Rights to a fair and speedy public trial, to a notice of accusations, to confront the accuser, to subpoenas, and to counsel.

Amendment VII

7. Provides for the right to trial by jury in civil cases.

Amendment VIII

8. Bans cruel and unusual punishment, and excessive fines or bail

Amendment IX

9. Unenumerated rights

Amendment X

10. Limits the powers of the federal government to only those specifically granted by the constitution.

Amendment XI

11. Immunity of states from suits from out-of-state citizens and foreigners not living within the state borders. Lays the foundation for sovereign immunity.

Amendment XII

12. Revises presidential election procedures.

Amendment XIII

13. Abolishes slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime.

Amendment XIV

14. Defines citizenship and deals with post–Civil War issues.

Amendment XV

15. Prohibits the denial of suffrage based on race, color, or previous condition of servitude.

Amendment XVI

16. Allows the federal government to collect income tax.

Amendment XVII

17. Allows senators to be directly elected.

Amendment XVIII

18. Prohibition of alcohol (Repealed by Twenty-first Amendment)

Amendment XIX

19. Allows for women's suffrage.

Amendment XX

20. Fixes the dates of term commencements for Congress (January 3) and the President (January 20); known as the "lame duck amendment".

Amendment XXI

21. Repeals the Eighteenth Amendment.

Amendment XXII

22. Limits the president to two terms, or a maximum of 10 years (i.e., if a Vice President serves not more than one half of a President's term, he can be elected to a further two terms).

Amendment XXIII

23. Provides for representation of Washington, D.C. in the Electoral College.

Amendment XXIV

24. Prohibits the revocation of voting rights due to the non-payment of poll taxes.

Amendment XXV

25. Codifies the Tyler Precedent; defines the process of presidential succession.

Amendment XXVI

26. Establishes 18 as the national voting age.

Amendment XXVII

27. Prevents laws affecting Congressional salary from taking effect until the beginning of the next session of Congress.