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8-3.2 Constitutional Convention and Compromises
|What was the original purpose of the Constitutional Convention?
|To revise the Articles of Confederation
|What document was created to replace the Articles of Confederation?
|What number state was SC in ratifying the Constitution?
|What does ratify mean?
|To accept or adopt
|When dealing with the idea of representation in the new government, what two plans were presented?
|The New Jersey and Virginia Plans
|Which plan did SC support?
|The Virginia Plan
|What was the Great Compromise?
|The creation of the House of Representatives and Senate
|What did SC want to count towards their population?
|What was the decision that slaves would count as 3/5 of their population?
|The 3/5 Compromise
|What compromise stated that no new taxes will be added on trade goods and the gov would not mess with slave trade for 20 years.
|The Commerce Compromise
|Where was the meeting in SC to ratify the Constitution?
|What was the problem with the ratification meeting in SC?
|It was too far from the Upcountry
|What did federalists want?
|A stronger national government
|Who did NOT support a stronger government and the Constitution?
|Who were Charles Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth Pinkney, Pierce Butler and John Rutledge?
|SC's representatives to the Constitutional Convention
|What did federalists add to the Constitution to please the Antifederalists?
|Bill of Rights
|Where can you find the Bill of Rights in the Constitution?
|First 10 amendments