The Great Compromise was an agreement between small and large states.
Shays Rebellion caused the congress to have the constitutional convention so that they could try to revise the Articles of Confederation, and people concluded that a nation made up of many groups needs a strong government.
The Constitutional Convention The delegates that wanted a strong national government believed that the government should protect the rights of life, liberty, and the persuit of happiness.
We can finally settle the Northwest territory!!!
Rodger Sherman created what was known as the Great Compromise .
The Three-Fifths Compromise. The Three-fifths Compromise was a law that stated slaves were only worth 3/5ths of a person.
The Northwest Ordinance. The Northwest Ordinance was a law that passed in 1787 to regulate the settlement of the Northwest Territory.