rules by the northwest ordinace was followed by when a territory had 5,000 free adult males it can elect its own legislature
slavery is banned!!
i had to sell my life stock to pay my debts
he presided over the convention to make sure the rules were inforced
he best prepared delegate and spoke many times he had a good influence became the father of the constitution
the issue of the land ordinance of 1785 address how to develop western lands acquired by the united states in the treaty of Paris
shays rebellion was because of money shortages farmers had difficulty earning enough pay to pay their taxes and debts. so farmer had to sell their life stock to be able to pay debts and taxes
they shouldn't count
i think that they should count they are people to
both George Washington and James maddison had roles at he constitutional convention . Sam Adams, john Hancock, and Patrick Henry didn't attend the convention because they thought that a stronger nation government would hurt the rights of the states.
roger sherman created the great compromise.each house of congress had a diveret veiw on how states are represented
in the house of representatives they belived was a proporional to the population and thwy favored people more than states
in the senate they believe equal representaion they favored the states more tan the people
where the north and south side fought over if slaves counted or not in the votes then the made the three fifths compromise where they equaled 3/5 of a person.
the Federalist support ratification because they need a strong central government that can unite or quorrting states. the articles of confederation had a week central government and the nation was falling apart the powers are limited and divided among three branches of power. anti-Federalist didn't support ratification because the constitution is a horrible plan for government. ruin our nation with taxes. president will rule like a king plan does not protect our individual liberties