The Constitutional Convention of 1787

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1. enslaved people would be counted as 3/5 of a person for taxation and representation purpose

2. The compromise was an agreement reached by the states delegates at the constitutional convention

3. Federalism is the mixed or compound made of government

4. Anti federalist were a group of american who objected the creation of a strong U.S federal government

5. The bill of rights

5.1. The first 10 amendments to the United States.

5.1.1. Provides United states citizens rights

5.2. Provides United states citizens with liberty

6. Federalism

7. Articles of confederation

7.1. The confederation was the first written constitution of the United States.

7.2. Congress was given the authority to make treaties and alliances

8. The Great Compromise

8.1. The compromise led the creation of a two chambered congress

9. The compromise was an agreement made between large states and small states.

10. 3/5 Compromise

11. Virginia plan

11.1. The plan was a proposal to established a bicameral legislature.

11.2. The plan recommended that states be represented based upon their populations number

12. New jersey plan

12.1. The plan was a proposal for the structure of the United States government presented by william

12.2. The plan was created in reponse to the virginia plan, which called for two houses of congress