Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: Historical Uses of the 25th Amendment

Historical Uses of the 25th Amendment

Michigan State University law professor Brian Kalt talked about the 25th amendment which addresses presidential disability and succession and when the amendment has been used.

Description

Michigan State University law professor Brian Kalt talked about the 25th amendment which addresses presidential disability and succession and when the amendment has been used.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • When was the 25th Amendment added to the Constitution?
  • What does Section One say? When has it been invoked?
  • What does Section Two say? When has it been invoked?
  • What does Section Three say? When has it been invoked?
  • What does Section Four say?

Additional Resource

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • 25th Amendment
    • Cabinet
    • Colonoscopy
    • Disability
    • George W. Bush
    • Gerald Ford
    • Invoke
    • Kennedy Assassination
    • Resign
    • Richard Nixon
    • Ronald Reagan
    • Sedated
    • Spiro Agnew
    • Succession

    Topics

    Executive BranchU.S. History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity