Historic Documents - Vincent Bruno

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1. Declaration of Independence

1.1. 1.) what is the general purpose of the document?

1.1.1. The purpose of the Declaration of Independence was to establish freedom from the British.

1.2. 2.) Who was responsible for writing it ?

1.2.1. 56 men signed the Declaration of Independence but Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence.

1.3. 3.) What time frame was/is the document significant ?

1.3.1. This document was significant 1776 to present day.

1.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

1.4.1. The Declaration of Independence is structured into small sections.

1.5. 5.) What are the top five most important thing we need to know about this document?

1.5.1. 1.) The Declaration of Independence was signed august 2, 1776 2.) 56 people signed the Declaration of Independence 3.) When news of the Declaration of Independence got to New York they started a riot 4.) one signer later recant his support of the revolution Richard Stockton 5.) During World War II the Declaration of Independence was stored in Fort Knox.

2. Northwest Ordinance

2.1. 1.) What is the general purpose of the document?

2.1.1. The Northwest Ordinance helped structure the Northern territories.

2.2. 2.) Who was responsible writing it ?

2.2.1. Thomas Jefferson wrote the Northwest Ordinance.

2.3. 3.) What time frame was/is the document significant ?

2.3.1. The Northwest Ordinance was significant in 1787 but we do not use them today.

2.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

2.4.1. The Northwest Ordinance was structured into articles.

2.5. 5.) What are the top 5 most important thing we need to know about this document?

3. Bill of Rights

3.1. 1.) What is the general purpose of this document ?

3.1.1. The purpose of the Bill of Rights was to guarantee right for all citizens.

3.2. 2.) Who was responsible for writing it ?

3.2.1. Gorge Mason and James Madison wrote the Bill of Rights.

3.3. 3.) What time fame was/is the document significant ?

3.3.1. The Bill of Rights was significant September 25, 1789 and is still used today.

3.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

3.4.1. The Bill of Rights are structured into 27 articles.

3.5. 5.) What are the top 5 things we need to know about this document ?

4. Articles of Confederation

4.1. 1.) What is the general purpose of this document ?

4.1.1. The purpose of it was to aid the newly formed states.

4.2. 2.) Who was responsible for writing it ?

4.2.1. The Continental congress wrote the Articles of Confederation

4.3. 3.) What time frame was/is the document significant ?

4.3.1. The Articles of Confederation was significant in 1777 but present day we do not use it.

4.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

4.4.1. There are 13 articles in the Articles of Confederation.

4.5. 5.) What are the top 5 most important things we need to know about the document ?

4.5.1. 1.) The Articles of Confederation was the first Constitution of the United States. 2,)

5. Anti-Federalists papers

5.1. 1.) What is the general purpose of this document ?

5.1.1. The Anti-federalists were papers documented the political context in which the Constitution was born.

5.2. 2.) Who was responsible for writing it ?

5.2.1. Gorge Clinton wrote the Anti-federalist papers.

5.3. 3.) What time frame was/is the document significant ?

5.3.1. The Anti-Federalist papers were significant in 1787 but we do not use them today.

5.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

5.4.1. The Anti-Federalist papers were written into articles.

5.5. 5.) What are the top 5 most important things we need to know about the document ?

6. Federalists papers

6.1. 1.) What is the general purpose of this document ?

6.1.1. It's purpose was to advocate reasons to ratifying the U.S Constitution.

6.2. 2.) Who was responsible for writing it ?

6.2.1. Alexander Hamilton wrote the Federalist papers.

6.3. 3.) What time frame was/is the document significant ?

6.3.1. The federalist papers were significant in 1788 but they are not used present day.

6.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

6.4.1. The Federalist papers are made up into 85 articles.

6.5. 5.) What are the top 5 most important things we need to know about the document ?

7. Constitution

7.1. 1.) What is the general purpose of the document?

7.1.1. The main purpose of the Constitution is to establish the basic right for all American citizens

7.2. 2.) Who was responsible for writing this document ?

7.2.1. James Madison wrote the Constitution.

7.3. 3.) What time frame was/is the document significant ?

7.3.1. The Constitution was significant when the day it was wrote 1787 to present day .

7.4. 4.) How is the document structured ?

7.4.1. The Constitution is structured into articles.

7.5. 5.) What are the top 5 most important things we need to know about the document ?

7.5.1. 1.) Without the Constitution we could have been the Divided States of America 2.) The Constitution was written in the same state as the Declaration of Independence. 3.) The Constitution was prepared in secret. 4.) The Constitution outlines the producers for going to war. 5.) The Constitution divides the Government into its three branches.