Riding the Wave, 17. Becoming a Citizen.
Why did the United States enter World War II? Name one thing the Constitution does. What is the rule of law? Many documents influenced the U.S. Constitution. Name one . Why do U.S. representatives serve shorter terms than U.S. senators? What is one part of the judicial branch? There are four amendments to the U.S. Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them. The Federalist Papers supported the passage of the U.S. Constitution. Name one of the writers. Could you answer them all correctly? Congratulations, if you meet all the other criteria, you can now become a United States citizen. You will probably also know more about your adoptive country than many native-born Americans. Thanks to the present incumbent's hatred of people like his parents and grandparents, who came from other countries, it has become even more difficult to become a citizen. To become a citizen, you must: be of good moral character (I assume this means you haven't been arrested), have been a pe