Directions: Use your research skills to gather the information necessary to respond to these questions.
The Articles of Confederation had been in effect since 1781. They were not working for many reasons.
Select one of them.
What was his background?
Did he participate in the Second Continental Congress?
Was he a signer of the Declaration of Independence?
Did he participate in the writing of the Articles of Confederation?
What specific issues did he support or oppose in the Articles of Confederation?
What specific issues did he support or oppose in the Constitution?
Do you agree with his decisions? Explain.
Was he a Federalist or an Anti Federalist? Explain.
The convention was held in the State House which was located in the city of Philadelphia. It was the same building in which the
"Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency;
Posted 1/8/2007 by Cynthia J. O'Hora
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