Individuals who had an impact on the creation of the Constitution
Ideas and events that helped form the Constitution
The Articles of Confederation had multiple problems. They had no president, financial problems, and they had other people take advantage , etc. All these problems made things worse and slowed things down.
Ideas and compromises from the Constitutional Convention
George Washington was the Chairman of the convention. Men like James Madison and Alexander Hamilton wanted to create a new government rather than fix the existing one. The delegates elected George Washington to preside over the Convention.
Articles of Confederation, the first constitution of the United States. Shays rebelion
The great compromises written by roger sherman. It had a compromise of 3/5 of slaves will count as one representation. An idea was having a separation of powers and splitting powers into houses.
Was the " Father of the Constitution ". Represented VA and became the chief recorder of information. Madison had helped develop Virginia's Constitution 11 years earlier, and it was his "Virginia Plan" that served as the basis for debate in the development of the U.S. Constitution.
Alexander went to college in Columbia. He represented New York for the constitution. Played the role of committee of rule and Committee of style