Constitutional Convention- Kate

Constitutional Convention- Kate

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  • Summer in Philadelphia
  • "There's so many mosquitoes!"
  • "I know! and it's so hot!"
  • The Great Compromise
  • "we need to figure out how we are going to govern."
  • "I know. Virginia wants each state to have representation based on population and New Jersey wants equal representation."
  • The Great Compromise
  • "Maybe we can compromise."
  • "Good idea! Maybe we can have one house that has equal representation and one with representation based on population!"
  • In this picture they are complaining about the hardships in Philadelphia such as mosquitoes and heat.
  • The 3/5 Compromise
  • "Are slaves going to count as people?"
  • In this picture they are conflicted on how they should govern because different states want different things.
  • The 3/5 Compromise
  • In this picture they decided on a compromise that would get both states what they want in the government.
  • Federalists and Anti-Federalists
  • "We should stick to the constitution. It works fine! We don't want one person in too much power."
  • In this picture they are deciding on if slaves should count as people in the new government plan.
  • "Maybe 3/5 of the slaves can count as a person."
  • This picture shows how they decided that 3 out of 5 slaves would count as a person.
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  • In this picture a federalist and anti federalist are arguing about who or what will make decisions and how the government is run.
  • "I personally think the government should be run by one king."
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