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  1. demanded that the congress call to meet in philadephia for the sole purpose of revising the Articles of Confedration. He was also present at the meeting and held a 5 hour long lecture of the necessity of a super powerful central government.
  2. Free thinking Thomas Jefferson and his co-reformers, including the babptists won a complete victory in the passage of The Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom. Helped maintain religious tolerance and a seperation between church and state.
  3. people who believed dominant states rights over federal rights would lead to an inable and unproductive governement and believed a strong central government ultimately was the bestr thing for the nation.
  4. backcountry farmers, many of whom were war veterans were losing their farmers through mortage foreclosures. Captain daniel Shays led the men and demanded cheap paper money, lighter taxes and a suspension of proerty takeovers. Began to become violent to force a reaction. Washtington eventually dispersed the rebellion.
  5. the hybrid solution in which the larger states were conceded representation by population in the house of Representatives, and the smaller states were appeased by equal representation within the senate.
  6. citizens who opposed the stronger federal government, Believed strong central governemnt would lead to tyranny and were largely for states rights.

6 True/False questions

  1. New Jersey plan"the large-state plane". its essence was that representation in both houses of Congress should be based on population-an arrangement that would naturally give the larger states the adavantage

          

  2. Civic Virtuepeople who believed dominant states rights over federal rights would lead to an inable and unproductive governement and believed a strong central government ultimately was the bestr thing for the nation.

          

  3. Electoral Collegethe method in which the president is indirectly elected. The states wiht the larger populatiosn have the advantage within the first popular vote, if candiate is chosen then the small states would gain a larger voice where the election is thrown to the house of representatives who in this case only can have one vote per state.

          

  4. Virginia Plan"small-state plan". This provided for equal representation within a unicameral congress by states, regardless of size an dpopulation, as under the existing Articles of Confederation.

          

  5. Articles of Coonfederationthe often ridiculed group of continental army officers who formed a an exclusive hereditary order. The group was founded due to the spead of the idea of social equality and break down of aristocratic society within america.

          

  6. federalist paperspeople who believed dominant states rights over federal rights would lead to an inable and unproductive governement and believed a strong central government ultimately was the bestr thing for the nation.

          

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