This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Articles of Confederation - This document outlines the United States' form of government from 1777 to 1789.
The Virginia Plan - This proposal is a partial Constitution, which gives more power to large states because it creates representation by population, not by state.
The New Jersey Plan - This partial constitution gives more power to small states by creating representation according to state.
Philadelphia Convention - This meeting place is where the Constitution is proposed, debated, edited, and ultimately ratified by delegates from the states.
U.S. Constitution - This document is the...
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