September 17, 1787: The U.S. Constitution is Signed
On this day in 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed and adopted. Constitution Day recognized all U.S. citizens, and every September 17th, schools across the country focus on teaching the history of the Constitution.
Did you know that only 38 percent of Americans can name all three branches of the U.S. government? Test your knowledge of the U.S. Constitution. Play iCivics’ Power Play, Branches of Power and Do I Have a Right? games, and take the citizenship quiz to find out if you could pass a U.S. citizenship test.
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Images: The U.S. Constitution, pages 1-4 (National Archives).