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The Constitutional Convention. PowerPoint by Brian Crawford. Delegates Meet 1. 1787 in Philadelphia 2. Locked the door and windows = HOT 3. All were landowning white men above the age of 55. Want to change Articles of Confederation 1. Decided just to get rid of the A of C.

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the constitutional convention
The Constitutional Convention

PowerPoint by Brian Crawford.

  • Delegates Meet

1. 1787 in Philadelphia

2. Locked the door and windows = HOT

3. All were landowning white men above the age of 55.

  • Want to change Articles of Confederation

1. Decided just to get rid of the A of C

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The Constitutional Convention (cont.)
  • Arguments over power

1. Large States vs. Small States

2. State Power vs. National (Federal) Power

3. Power to President vs. Congress

4. Slavery

  • Two Plans

1. Virginia Plan: James Madison

2. New Jersey Plan

the constitutional convention cont1
The Constitutional Convention (cont.)
  • The Great Compromise

1. Roger Sherman combined the two plans

2. New Constitution

  • First political parties

1. Federalists: want national government

2. Anti-Federalists: want state power

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