Today's Topic: The 20th & 22nd Amendments
20th Amendment: The President used to be inaugurated in March. The inauguration was moved up to January, to stop "lame duck" government. FDR was the last president to be inaugurated in March. The 20th Amendment was added in 1933.
- 96:83. In what month is the new President inaugurated?
- 96:44. How many full terms can a President serve?
- 100:26. We elect a President for how many years?
- 100:80. Who was President during the Great Depression and World War II?
VOANews: 'Happy Days Are Here Again': FDR, One of America's Greatest PresidentsFranklin Delano Roosevelt served longer than any other U.S. president. With his New Deal, he led the nation through its worst economic crisis. And, until his death, he led America through World War Two.
English Test: Idioms--Cats, Dogs, and Ducks