Take our 17-Question Quiz to test your knowledge of the U.S. Constitution.
(Answer key may be found at the bottom)
1. Constitution Day is observed annually on September 17th because on that date in 1787:
a. The first state ratified the Constitution
b. The last state ratified the Constitution
c. The Constitution was sent to Congress for ratification
d. The Constitution went into effect, having been ratified by 9 states
2. Which one of the following did the U.S. Constitution replace?
a. The Declaration of Independence
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—Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution Senior Fellow and Nationally Syndicated Columnist
— Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution Senior Fellow and Nationally Syndicated Columnist