This Amendment abolishes slavery. It was created in response to the Civil War.
This amendment says if you are born in the Untied States, you are a citizen of the United States. This gave African Americans who were born in the US the rights of citizens.
This amendment makes it Illegal for a state to deny someone voting rights. It gave African Americans the right to vote, but many states ignored it and continued to deny African Americans the right to vote.
This amendment prohibits tax on federal elections. This was created in response to some states denying poor African Americans the right to vote by taxing the election.