The Virginia Plan was proposed by Edmund Randolph. Wanted a bicameral (2 houses) legislature. Wanted three branches of government. Based representation in Congress on each state's population. Favored by large states because it gave them more power
The Great Compromise
Proposed by William Paterson.Wanted a bicameral (2 houses) legislature. Representation in Congress is equal for all state's. Favored by small states because it gave them more power.
Placed the southern states. Counts enslaves men and women as 3/5 of a person for state population.
Solves debate between large and small states. SENATE- 2 per stateHOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES- based on populationexplanation- They are having a debate