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The Fifteenth Amendment eliminated race as a restriction on voting.

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Q: Which amendment banned suffrage restrictions based on race?
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The Equal rights amendment banned discrimination based on which of these?


What is 15th amendment?

The 15th amendment guarantee's the right to vote without restrictions based on..for an example race.

What amendment finally made it unconstitutional to deny suffrage based on sex?

Fourteenth Amendment

The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) banned discrimination based on which of these?


What 4 amendments extended suffrage and how?

The 15th Amendment extended suffrage to African American men, prohibiting the denial of voting rights based on race or color. The 19th Amendment granted suffrage to women, giving them the right to vote. The 24th Amendment specifically banned poll taxes, a requirement that had been used to disenfranchise African Americans. Lastly, the 26th Amendment lowered the voting age from 21 to 18, granting suffrage to 18-20 year olds.

What is the meaning of the phrase 'universal suffrage'?

"The right to vote extended to all" is what the phrase "universal suffrage" means. In practice, it tends to include restrictions based upon age (18 and above) and eligibility (non-felon).

Name four amendments that expand suffrage?

The Fifteenth Amendment prohibited discrimination of the right to vote based on race or former status of involuntary servitude. The Seventeenth Amendment provided for the direct election of Senators. The Nineteenth Amendment prohibited discrimination of the right to vote based on sex. The Twenty Fourth Amendment prohibited the use of a poll tax. The Twenty Sixth Amendment allowed all citizens over the age of 18 who are not otherwise disqualified the right to vote.

This amendment removed from the states the power to determine voting qualifications based on gender?

The 19th Amendment to the constitution removed from the states the power to base voting rights on gender. This amendment allowing women's suffrage was ratified in 1920.

How many of the amendments have to do with voting?

the 14th amendment is voting based on race, the 26th amendment is the voting age is set to 18 years of age and the 19th amendment is women's suffrage. So, there are 3 amendments having to do with voting.

Why did plessy base his appeal in part on the thirteenth amendment?

Plessy based his appeal in part on the Thirteenth Amendment because it banned "involuntary servitude," and segregation of railroad cars was a form of such servitude.

Why did the suffrage amendment not allow blacks to vote?

If you're talking about the 19th amendment, it's because black (men) already had it. If you're talking about the 15th amendment, it explicitly forbid discrimination based on race at the polls. However, just because it was forbidden doesn't mean it didn't happen.

When did the Fifteenth Amendment pass giving African American?

The 15th Ammendment prohibited the government in the United States from denying a citizen suffrage based on that citizen's race or ethnicity.