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Article 1

Legislative branch

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Article 2

Executive branch

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Article 3

Judicial branch

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Article 4

Relations among states

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Article 5

Amending the constitution

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Article 6

Role of national government

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Article 7

Ratification

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Amendment 1

Religious and political freedom

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Amendment 2

Right to bear arms

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Amendment 3

Quartering of soldiers

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Amendment 4

Search and seizure

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Amendment 5

Criminal process; due process

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Amendment 6

Right to a jury trial

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Amendment 7

Civil trails

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Amendment 8

Punishment for crimes

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Amendment 9

Other rights of the people

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Amendment 10

Powers reserved to the states

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Powers delegates to national government

Declare war, maintain armed forces, regulate interstate and foreign trade, admit new states, establish post offices, set standard weights and measures, coin money, establish foreign policy, make all laws necessary and proper for carrying out delegate powers.

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Powers shared by national state governments

Maintain law and order, levy taxes, borrow money, charter banks, establish courts, provide for public welfare

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Powers reserved to states

Establish and maintain schools, establish local governments, conduct elections, conduct corporation laws, regulate business within the state, make marriage laws, provide for public safety, assume other powers not delegated to the national government or prohibited to the states

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Virginia plan

3 branches and for representation by population

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New Jersey plan

All powers in congress and continue a one state one vote system

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Great compromise

Members of the house were selected based on representation and each state would have only two senators

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Who could not vote

Women, children, blacks

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3/5 compromise

The slaves in the state counted towards the population

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Who proposed the Virginia plan

Edmond Randolph

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Who proposed the New Jersey plan

William Patterson

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Where was Thomas Jefferson

Paris

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Where was Thomas Paine

Europe

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Who proposed the great compromise

Roger Sherman