The Articles of Confederation was the first constitution and did not work.
Armed uprising in Western Massachusetts in opposition to a debt crisis among the citizenry and the state government’s increased efforts to collect taxes both on individuals and their trades.
New Jersey Plan
A gathering of the state representatives to revise the AOC, but instead made the constitution.
Great Compromise & 3/5ths Compromise
A large state, wanted a becamercal legislative branch.
A small state, wanted each state to have one vote for congress.
The 3/5ths compromise was where 3 out of 5 slaves counted towards taxation and population. The great compromise was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention that defined the legislative structure and representation that each state would have under the United States Constitution