The constitution is a set of principles that help to govern an organized nation. The first aamendment that I chose is the 1st amendment. it secures the American peoples right to freedom of speech, religion, and press. thesecond amendment I chose is the 2nd amendment. it safegaurds the American peoples rights to bear arms to protect themselves. the next amendment i chose is the 4th amendment. it protects the people of America from unreasonable searches without a warrant. the final amendment i chose is the 5th amendment. along with many things, the 5th amendment protects against abuse of government authority in a legal procedure.