2014 Summer Assignment #2 - Key Constitutional Concepts DUE: June 30, 2014http://www.annenbergclassroom.org/page/key-constitutional-conceptsDirections: During the course of the film, a number of conflicts, both political and social will be presented. Using the chart below, define the conflict, explain the compromise, and list key participants.From Conflict to Compromise(watch the ...view middle of the document...
Each state printed its own money. Especially New York and they charged CT and NJ tons of money for the ports so CT and NJ planned an attack on NY.
They weren't even supposed to be writing a new constitution it was just supposed to be tweaking. It wasn't legal for those men to be making new constitution because they themselves were going against the articles.
In 1776 the declaration of independence was signed
The Articles of Confederation fell apart after a group of veterans of the revolutionary war, mostly farmers, had a revolt against the state of MA.
Washington said that its a triumph for their enemies because they cant even govern themselves. There is a meeting in Philadelphia to fix the Articles of Confederation.
After three days, Virginia said that we should just throw out The Articles and write a new constitution.
Thomas Jefferson and 55 others
NY, NJ, CT,
Veterans of the Revolutionary War, mostly farmers.
55 men including George Washington.