~The Compromises~

~The Compromises~

More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description


Storyboard Text

  • New Jersey wants a one house legislature. We also want equal representation in congress. We also the small states to keep their power and will not have there power over taken from
  • Small States
  • Well we Virginia want two house legislatures. We also want the representation of congress to be mainly based off of the population of the state and that it will be supported by larger states.
  • Large States
  • There will be house legislature. The house of Congress will equal representation. The house of Representatives will be proportional to the population of the state.
  • The Great Compromise
  • We think that the slaves should be counted as part of the population to determine representation in the house of representatives. If the slaves are counted they should not have to be taxed.
  • Southern States
  • Well we don't think that we should count slaves as part of the population. But if we are going to count slaves they should be taxed because they are part of the population and that is not fair if they don't have to be taxed.
  • Northern States
  • The slaves will be counted as three fifths of one person to determine the population of the state that with they are in. Also three fifths of the slave would be used to determine the taxation on the slaves.
  • The 3/5ths Compromise
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class – Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!)
Quick Rubric – Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
abcBABYart – Create Custom Nursery Art