The second president of the United States.
Albany Plan of Union
Laid the groundwork for the republic that would become the U.S.
Articles of Confederation
Created a model for what later became the U.S Government.
The compromise that established two houses of Congress.
Interest groups that develop from the unequal distribution of property or wealth.
A concept in which a group are bound together by an agreement.
First U.S. Secretary of the Treasury.
Equality before the law for all citizens.
The first Chief Justice of the United States.
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
The third president of the United States.
James Madison (1751-1836)
The fourth president of the United States.
His writings influenced those working to develop a new U.S. government.
New Jersey Plan
Called for equal representation of each state in Congress.
It established a method for new state creation.
Where the United States Constitution was drafted.
The governing of a nation as a republic.
A series of attacks on courthouses during the Revolutionary War.
He advocated high taxes rather than excessive borrowing.
3 of 5 slaves would be counted for purposes of representation.
Proposed representation of each state in Congress based on population.
Signed the Declaration of Independence so Pennsylvania was independent.