The original Constitution was an agreement between the 13 colonies of the united states.
The Great Compromise and the 3/5 compromise
Shay's Rebellion took place because the rural population beleived that the richer population was providing unfair economic terms on them.
The Virgina and New Jersey Plan
The constitutional convention was a meeting that delagates went to. While they were there the created a new government, and also ratified the constitution.
They Ratified the constitution
The great compromise was about the dispute between the large and small states. It decied that there would be two parts of Congress: The senate and the house of representatives. The 3/5 compromise gave slave the right to vote but their vote would only count as 3/5 of a person.
The Virginia plan was based on national and state Government system with a seperation of powers (The three branches). The New Jersey plan was a legislature of only one house and featured equal representation in each state.
Even though the constituton was accepted by the convention it still had to be ratified by the people of the United States before it could it would be affective.