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The Great Compromise, agreement to have two houses , one equal and one by population (House and Senate).
Give four main ideas of the Declaration of Independence
Everyone is created equal, everyone has rights, the government is the people, and the governments job is to protect rights.
In Benjamin Franklin's opinion, the final Constitution created by the delegates can best be summarized as what?
The government set up by the Articles of Confederation had how many branches? How many house in the legislature?
Much of the work of the Framers centered around the proposals that had been set out in which plan at the convention?
The Virginia Plan.
The idea that the people have the right to abolish an abusive and unresponsive government was FIRST formally expressed by Americans in the what?
The Declaration of Independence.
When crafting the new Constitution, the Framers drew from their experiences from what?
Writings from Rousseau.
Both the Connecticut Compromise and the Three-Fifths Compromise were crucial to the small States why?
Helped them gain power in new government.
why was it ironic that Virginia was one of the last states to gain power in the new government?
Virginia delegate James Madison contributed more to the document that any other delegate.
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