The Articles of Confederation, along with the Perpetual Union, was an agreement among the original 13 states. this served as the first constitution. It was official November 15, 1777.
Shay's Rebellion was an armed uprising in Western MAssachussets because of a debt crisis among city and states. The government had tried to raise their taxes.
New Jersey Plan
The people decied that the Articles of Confederation wasn't strong, so 55 delegates came together to discuss how they were going to change it. In the end they decided to rewrite it, and make the United States Constitution
Great Compromise & 3/5th compromise
The Virginia was an idea by the Virginia delegates for a bicameral legislative branch. This was presented by James Madison, and he waited for a quorum to assemble at the Constitutional Convention.
The New Jersey was the idea of structure for the United States. This was plan was created because of the idea for the Virginia.
The 3/5th was the southern states demanding that slaves are counted as 3/5th of the population. Then the Great compromise. Then the Great Compromise was two different people representing each state.