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  • Summer in philadellphia
  • The Great Compromise
  • We want representation based on population
  • The Great Compromise
  • It was super hot in Philadelphia in 1787. Animals made messes in the street and the meeting in independence had to be kept secret so that the delegates could speak freely.
  • 3/5th's Compromise
  • slaves should be a person not property
  • Delegates from Virginia and New Jersey are arguing about representation based on population. Virginia, a large state wants representation based on population.
  • 3/5th's Compromise
  • After a period of argument, house of representatives and the senate presents Great compromise that proposed 2 houses. One based on population and the other based on same number of votes.
  • Federalist/Anti-Federalists
  • Northern Sates did not want slaves to count when determined population for representation. Southern states thought they should count as a full person
  • Looks like we are only going to count as 3/5th's of a person when our masters are trying to determine representation in the house of Representatives
  • Federalist wanted a strong federal government while Anti -Federalist were afraid of ratification and wanted strong federal governments and rights of people
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