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Updated: 10/10/2018
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  • A Constitutional Convention Is Called
  • (Alexander Hamilton) We want to regulate trade, and strengthen our government!
  • The Conventions Delegates
  • The Delegates Assemble
  • In 1786, a series of events led to a new form of government for the US. Delegates came to Philadelphia to regulate trade and promote it.
  • The Convention Begins
  • 55 delegates (Founding Fathers) came to the Constitutional Convention. This was to discuss changes and responsibilities.
  • The Virginia Plan
  • At the Constitutional Convention the delegates decided they wanted to protect peoples rights.
  • The Great Compromise
  • The delegates wanted their meeting to remain a secret because they did not want to be pressured by the politics.
  • The Virginia Plan consisted of a new form of a government that had 3 branches. the first one was legislature, the second one was executive, and the third one was judiciary. These branches separated the power of the government.
  • The Great Compromise had the legislature have two houses. The house of representatives would have representation according to state population.
  • Everyone has an equal amount of votes!
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