Articles IV Through VII of the Constitution
Learn about the key provisions of Articles IV through VII of the Constitution, including the Full Faith and Credit Clause and the amendment process.
Much less attention is paid to Articles IV through VII of the Constitution, but these lesser known clauses do occasionally pop up on exams so it’s good to have a basic understanding of the concepts and how they operate.
I. Article IV
Article IV focuses largely on the relationships between states. The Full Faith and Credit Clause requires each state to recognize and give effect to the public acts of other states. The Privileges and Immunities Clause of Article IV forbids states from...