Terms in this set (10)
Did not send a delegate to the Constitutional Convention
This proposal suggested the legislative branch have a House of Representatives and a Senate
To create the new government, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention compromised on this issue
Strong National Government
Main Federalist Goal
Lacked Bill Of Rights
Anti-Federalists objected to the Constitution because it
strong national executive and a two-chambered legislature were included in
suggested that representation in the House of Representatives, but not in the Senate, be based on population.
system was the compromise solution to the debate over how to elect the president.
New Jersey Plan
William Paterson , a weak executive and a one-chambered legislature
New York City
New Government began in ____the nation's temporary capital